Item description for A History of Biblical Interpretation, Volume 2: The Medieval Through the Reformation Periods by Alan J. Hauser, Duane F. Watson & Schuyler Kaufman...
Overview Chronologically comprehensive, the second volume in this esteemed series offers essays from 17 noted scholars on Jewish and Christian interpretive methods and movements and key individuals from Gregory I to the 16th century. Covers Rashi and his followers; the Carolingian era; Luther, Calvin, and Melanchthon; scholastic developments within the universities; vernacular Scriptures; and more. 456 pages, hardcover from Eerdmans.
Publishers Description A blended presentation of a broad spectrum of biblical interpretation from different traditions. A History of Biblical Interpretation provides detailed and extensive studies of the interpretation of the Scriptures by Jewish and Christian writers throughout the ages. Written by internationally renowned scholars, this multivolume work comprehensively treats the many different methods of interpretation, the many important interpreters from various eras, and the many key issues that have surfaced repeatedly over the long course of biblical interpretation. This second installment contains essays by fifteen noted scholars discussing major methods, movements, and interpreters in the Jewish and Christian communities from the beginning of the Middle Ages until the end of the sixteenth-century Reformation. The authors examine such themes as the variety of interpretive developments within Judaism during this period, the monumental work of Rashi and his followers, the achievements of the Carolingian era, and the later scholastic developments within the universities, beginning in the twelfth century. Included are bibliographical references for even deeper study.
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Studio: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.3" Width: 6.3" Height: 1.5" Weight: 2.2 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2009
Publisher Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
ISBN 0802842747 ISBN13 9780802842749
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More About Alan J. Hauser, Duane F. Watson & Schuyler Kaufman
David Clines is Professor of Biblical Studies and Head of Department in the University of Sheffield. Dr. David M. Gunn is A.A. Bradford Professor of Religion at the Texas Christian University.
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