Item description for The Book of Judges: The Art of Editing (Biblical Interpretation Series, Vol 38) by Amit...
Using a combination of literary theory and the tools of biblical criticism, this original and thought-provoking study investigates the book of Judges as an example of the art of editing in the Hebrew Bible. Judges is shown to have been composed in its parts, and as a whole, according to particular integrative principles. The study not only sheds new light on the redaction of Judges, but opens a new window on biblical historiography as a whole. Responding to calls in the scholarly literature for its translation from Hebrew, this publication makes Amit's fine study available to a wider audience.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.62" Width: 6.42" Height: 1.25" Weight: 2.1 lbs.
Release Date Mar 1, 1999
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004108270 ISBN13 9789004108271
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More About Amit
Yairah Amit, Ph.D. (1985) in Biblical Studies and Literature, Tel Aviv University, is Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at Tel Aviv University, where she was head of department (1992-1996). She has published widely on biblical narrative, historiography and ideology.
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