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Author Bekkum, K. van.

Title From conquest to coexistence : ideology and antiquarian intent in the historiography of Israel's settlement in Canaan / by Koert van Bekkum
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 691 pages) : illustrations, maps, plans
Series Culture and history of the ancient Near East ; v. 45
Culture and history of the ancient Near East ; v. 45
Contents Historiography and settlement debate -- Translation and annotation -- Kings, peoples, and their lands -- Covenant, execution, and elimination -- Joshua 9:1-13:7 and its literary development -- Joshua 9:1-13:7 and archaeology -- Joshua 9:1-13:7 as historiography -- Epilogue -- Appendix I: Syntactic presentation of Joshua 9:1-13:7
Summary This meticulous study of Joshua 9:1 13:7 and archaeology offers a new historical picture of the Late Bronze Iron Age transition in the Southern Levant and defines the ideology and antiquarian intent of the Israelite historiographers reworking this episode
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 611-652) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Bible. Joshua -- Historiography.
Bible. Joshua, IX, 1-XIII, 7 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Canaanites -- Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Palestine.
Jews -- History -- To 586 B.C. -- Historiography.
Palestine -- Antiquities.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9004194819 (electronic bk.)
9789004194816 (electronic bk.)