Biblical Narrative and Palestine's History: Changing by Thomas L. Thompson

By Thomas L. Thompson

smooth biblical scholarship's dedication to the historical-critical technique in its efforts to put in writing a heritage of Israel has created the vital and unavoidable challenge of writing an goal and demanding heritage of Palestine in the course of the biblical literature with the tools of Biblical Archaeology. 'Biblical Narrative and Palestine's background' brings jointly key essays on old procedure and the archaeology and heritage of Palestine. The essays hire comparative and formalistic strategies to light up the allegorical and legendary in outdated testomony narrative traditions from Genesis to Nehemiah. In so doing, the quantity offers a close assessment of important and radical alterations in either our realizing of biblical traditions and the archaeology and historical past of Palestine. The examine deals an research of Biblical narrative as rooted in historic close to japanese literature because the Bronze Age.

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