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Author Niskanen, Paul.

Title The human and the divine in history : Herodotus and the book of Daniel / Paul Niskanen
Published London ; New York : T & T Clark International, ©2004


Description 1 online resource (vi, 143 pages)
Series Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 396
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 396.
Contents Abbreviations; Chapter 1 HERODOTUS AND BIBLICAL STUDIES; Chapter 2 DANIEL AND CLASSICAL STUDIES; Chapter 3 THE HUMAN IN HISTORY; Chapter 4 THE DIVINE IN HISTORY; Chapter 5 DANIEL'S THEOLOGY OF HISTORY; Appendix: THE TEXT OF DANIEL 11.2B; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors
Summary The Human and the Divine in History investigates the possibility that the author of Daniel knew and drew upon the Histories of Herodotus. Daniel uses and develops Herodotean concepts such as the succession of world empires, dynastic dreams, and the focus
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 128-134) and indexes
Notes English
Print version record
SUBJECT Herodotus -- Criticism and interpretation
Herodotus. fast (OCoLC)fst00040347
Bible. Daniel -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. Daniel. fast (OCoLC)fst01892893
Subject RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Prophets.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780567330376