Item description for Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch (Exploring the Bible Series) by Gordon J. Wenham...
Overview Up to date, reliable, balanced and clearly organized, Gordon Wenham's introductory textbook makes scholarship on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Deuteronomy and Numbers accessible to contemporary students and readers.
Publishers Description Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch offers a clear overview of the "five books of Moses," as well as an introduction to the historical and textual questions that modern scholarship has posed and the answers it has proposed. This critically informed, textually sensitive introduction to the Pentateuch introduces students to the basic features of the Pentateuch the social world of the Bible the latest scholarship on the composition of the Pentateuch literary techniques and forms theme, composition and rhetorical function of the Pentateuch In this textbook you will find double-column formatting for ease of use, annotated bibliographies for further reading, sidebar explorations of select historical and textual topics in greater detail, a glossary of terms, and relevant charts and maps.
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Studio: IVP Academic
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.9" Width: 7.1" Height: 0.9" Weight: 1.35 lbs.
Release Date Oct 5, 2008
Publisher IVP Academic
Series IVP Exploring the Bible
Series Number 1
ISBN 083082541X ISBN13 9780830825417
Availability 0 units.
More About Gordon J. Wenham
Gordon J. Wenham is lecturer in Old Testament at Trinity College, Bristol, and professor emeritus of Old Testament at the University of Gloucestershire. His other books include Story as Torah: Reading Old Testament Narrative Ethically and Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Pentateuch.
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