A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Here the erudition of Collins renowned Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is combined with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, illuminating vignettes, and bibliographies for further reading. The second edition has been carefully revised to take the latest scholarly developments into account. A dedicated website includes test banks and classroom resources for the busy instructor.

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  • Author : John Joseph Collins
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishers
  • Pages : 376 pages
  • ISBN : 1451472943
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John Joseph Collins
  • Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishers
  • Release : 30 July 2021
GET THIS BOOKA Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Here the erudition of Collins renowned Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is combined with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, illuminating vignettes, and bibliographies for further reading. The second edition has been carefully revised to take the latest scholarly developments into account. A dedicated website includes test banks and classroom resources for the busy instructor.

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 01 August 2014
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John J. Collins’ Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike, and for good reason. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. Collins proceeds through the canon of the Old Testament and the Apocrypha, judiciously presenting the current state of historical, archaeological, and literary understanding of the biblical text,

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : John J. Collins
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 15 April 2018
GET THIS BOOKIntroduction to the Hebrew Bible

John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible> is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike, and for good reason. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. The approach is ecumenical, in the sense that it seeks not to impose any particular theological perspective but to provide information and raise questions that should be

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Tim Dowley
  • Publisher : Fortress Press
  • Release : 15 April 2018
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John J. Collins's A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. This more compact version of Collins's renowned Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is combined with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, and bibliographies for further reading. Collins proceeds through

The Hebrew Bible As Literature

The Hebrew Bible As Literature
  • Author : Tod Linafelt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 03 March 2016
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The Hebrew Bible, or Christian Old Testament, contains some of the finest literature that we have. This biblical literature has a place not only in the synagogue or the church but also among the classics of world literature. The stories of Jacob and David, for instance, present the earliest surviving examples of literary characters whose development the reader follows over the length of a lifetime. Elsewhere, as in the books of Esther or Ruth, readers find a snapshot of a

The Bible: A Very Short Introduction

The Bible: A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : John Riches
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 24 February 2000
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It is sometimes said that the Bible is one of the most unread books in the world, yet has been a major force in the development of Western culture and continues to exert an enormous influence over many people's lives. This Very Short Introduction looks at the importance accorded to the Bible by different communities and cultures and attempts to explain why it has generated such a rich variety of uses and interpretations. It explores how the Bible was written,

The Old Testament: A Very Short Introduction

The Old Testament: A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Michael D. Coogan
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release : 28 March 2008
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This Very Short Introduction provides a short, accessible overview for general readers interested in learning more about the Old Testament and its interpretation. Coogan explores the significance of the history and literature of the Old Testament and describes how non-biblical evidence, such as archaeological data and texts, has illuminated the Old Testament in a larger context. Coogan discusses law in the Bible, particularly the Ten Commandments and the biblical understandings of prophecy, myth, exodus, death, and afterlife. Finally, Coogan discusses

The Old Testament

The Old Testament
  • Author : Michael David Coogan,Michael D. Coogan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 30 July 2021
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Lucidly written by leading biblical scholar Michael D. Coogan, this balanced, engaging, and up-to-date introduction to the Hebrew scriptures distills the best of current scholarship. Employing the narrative chronology of the Bible itself and the history of the ancient Near East as a framework, Coogan covers all the books of the Hebrew Bible, along with the deuterocanonical books included in the Bible used by many Christians. He works from a primarily historical and critical methodology but also introduces students to

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament
  • Author : Michael D. Coogan,Cynthia R. Chapman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 15 September 2015
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"This is a shorter version of Coogan's The Old Testament, for instructors who prefer a more concise textbook. Acclaimed for its balance, readability, and scholarship, it introduces students to the biblical books in their historical contexts. Coogan draws on his extensive knowledge and experience to incorporate into the text ancient Near Eastern sources and archaeological data that enhance the understanding of the Bible. The primary methodology is thus historical-critical, but Coogan also introduces students to other interpretive strategies, including current

Proverbs 1-9 as an Introduction to the Book of Proverbs

Proverbs 1-9 as an Introduction to the Book of Proverbs
  • Author : Arthur Jan Keefer
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 28 May 2020
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Proverbs 1-9 has long been called a 'prologue' and 'introduction' to the book of Proverbs, a label that this book clarifies by answering the question: how does Proverbs 1-9 function with respect to the interpretation of Proverbs 10-31? Arthur Keefer argues that, in the detail and holistic context of Proverbs, Proverbs 1-9 functions didactically by supplying interpretive frameworks in literary, rhetorical and theological contexts for representative portions of Proverbs 10-31. Keefer suggests that Proverbs 1-9 functions didactically by teaching interpretive

The Old Testament

The Old Testament
  • Author : Michael David Coogan,Cynthia R. Chapman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 03 July 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe Old Testament

Lucidly written by leading biblical scholars, this text serves as a unique and captivating guide to the Hebrew Scriptures. Employing the narrative chronology of the Bible itself and the history of the ancient Near East as a framework, the text covers all the books of the Hebrew Bible, alongwith the deuterocanonical books included in the Bible used by many Christians.

Understanding the Hebrew Bible

Understanding the Hebrew Bible
  • Author : Elliott Rabin
  • Publisher : KTAV Publishing House, Inc.
  • Release : 30 July 2021
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Understanding the Hebrew Bible: A Guide for the Perplexed is written clearly and jargon-free and provides an orientation to the vast compendium of biblical materials by explaining the different kinds of writing found in the Bible, including storytelling, law, history, prophecy, wisdom and poetry. Each section is informed by current biblical scholarship, but presented in a manner accessible to a general audience. Unlike other introductions that focus entirely on biblical history and its historical context, this book surveys the full

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament

A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament
  • Author : Michael David Coogan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 02 November 2011
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Engaging and accessible to students from all backgrounds, A Brief Introduction to the Old Testament: The Hebrew Bible in Its Context, Second Edition, is an updated, concise, and more pedagogical version of Michael D. Coogan's best-selling The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures, Second Edition (OUP, 2010). Coogan works primarily from a historical and critical methodology but also introduces students to literary analysis and other interpretive strategies. He examines all the books of the Hebrew Bible

The Dead Sea Scrolls: a Very Short Introduction

The Dead Sea Scrolls: a Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Timothy Lim
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 23 March 2017
GET THIS BOOKThe Dead Sea Scrolls: a Very Short Introduction

Since their discovery in 1947, the Dead Sea Scrolls have become an icon in popular culture that transcends their status as ancient Jewish manuscripts. Everyone has heard of the Scrolls, but amidst the conspiracies, the politics, and the sensational claims, it can be difficult to separate the myths from the reality. In this Very Short introductions, Timothy Lim discusses the cultural significance of the finds, and the religious, political and legal controversies during the seventy years of study since the discovery.