Item description for The Textual Development of the Qumran Community Rule (Studies on the Texts of the Desert of Judah) by Sarianna Metso...
This volume is concerned with tracing the different stages in the formation of the Qumran Community Rule in the light of the material from Cave 4 that has only recently become available. The first part of this ground-breaking work is devoted to determining the differences between the manuscripts of the Community Rule found in Caves 1, 4 and 5. The second part deals with the relationship between the various versions of the Community Rule. The third part aims at creating an overall picture of the literary development of this document and includes a discussion of the different elements within it as well as a comparison of the parallel passages, which reflect different stages in the redaction of the document.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.53" Width: 6.46" Height: 0.79" Weight: 1.23 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 1997
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004106839 ISBN13 9789004106833
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More About Sarianna Metso
Sarianna Metso is Associate Professor in the Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations at the University of Toronto and author of "The Textual Development of the Qumran Community Rule" (Leiden: Brill, 1997).
Sarianna Metso has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Helsinki.
Sarianna Metso has published or released items in the following series...