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Author Sperling, S. David, author

Title Ve-eileh divrei David : essays in semitics, Hebrew Bible and history of biblical scholarship / by S. David Sperling
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2017]
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Series Culture and history of the ancient Near East, 1566-2055 ; v. 88
Culture and history of the ancient Near East ; v. 88
Contents Semitic Philology. ḥgr I and ḥgr II -- Akkadian egerrû and HEbrew bt qwl -- Late HEbrew ḥzr and Akkadian saḫāru -- Genesis 41:40 : a new interpretation -- A šu-íl-lá to Ištar (Ebeling Handerhebung 60) -- An Arslan Tash incantation: interpretations and implications -- KAI 24 re-examined -- Aramaic nzh and Akkadian nesû -- ḤBR and friends -- Aramaic spousal misunderstandings -- Talmud:East and West -- Bible. Joshua 24 re-examined -- Deuteronomy 6:4 : a new proposal -- Biblical rḥm I and rḥm II -- Rethinking covenant in late Biblical books -- Pants, Persians, and the prieslty source -- Miriam, Aaron and Moses : sibling rivalry -- The Law and the prophet -- Monotheism and Ancient Israelite religion -- History of Biblical Scholarship. Jewish Biblical scholarship in America : the beginnings -- The Bible at Columbia University
Summary "Ve-Eileh Divrei David: Essays in Semitics, Hebrew Bible and History of Biblical Scholarship, covers the career of S. David Sperling, a well-known and respected biblical scholar. It is divided into three sections representing the three foci of the author's work namely, Semitic philology, Bible, and the history of biblical scholarship. The chapters represent a remarkable 40 years of scholarship and convey deep knowledge of a range of topics that is rarely paralleled in today's scholarship"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History
Semitic philology -- History
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings.
Semitic philology.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017004530
ISBN 9004340874 (electronic bk.)
9789004340879 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ; alk. paper)
Other Titles Essays in semitics, Hebrew Bible and history of biblical scholarship