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Author Joint Meeting of the Society for Old Testament Study and the Oudtestamentisch Werkgezelschap in Nederland en België (14th : 2009 : Lincoln, England)

Title Between evidence and ideology : essays on the history of ancient Israel read at the joint meeting of the Society for Old Testament Study and the Oud Testamentisch Werkgezelschap, Lincoln, July 2009 / edited by Bob Becking, Lester L. Grabbe
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 234 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Oudtestamentische studiën = Old Testament studies ; v. 59
Oudtestamentische studiën ; d. 59
Contents David between ideology and evidence / Bob Becking -- Mercator in the wilderness: Numbers 33 / John R. Bartlett -- Origins of Israel between history and ideology / Meindert Dijkstra -- The case of the corrupting consensus / Lester L. Grabbe -- Hasidisms and their militant ideologies: 1 and 2 Maccabees, Psalms 144 and 149 / Harm van Grol -- The Old Testament as a diachronic corpus / Marinus Koster -- Pharaoh Shishak's invasion of Palestine and the Exodus from Egypt / Andrew Mayes -- The Greek Esthers and the search for history: some preliminary observations / Jill Middlemass -- Does archaeology really deserve the status of a 'high court' in biblical historical research? / Nadav Na'aman -- Prophecy and history in the book of Judges / Klaas Spronk -- Resisting the past: ancient Israel in Western memory / Keith W. Whitelam
Summary Essays on the History of Ancient Israel read at the Joint Meeting of the Society for Old Testament Study and the Oud Testamentisch Werkgezelschap Lincoln, July 2009
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Congresses.
Bible. Old Testament -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Jews -- History -- To 70 A.D. -- Congresses.
Judaism -- History -- To 70 A.D. -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Becking, Bob.
Grabbe, Lester L.
LC no. 2010037332
ISBN 9004203222 (electronic bk.)
9789004203228 (electronic bk.)