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Israel constructs its history [electronic resource] : Deuteronomistic historiography in recent research / edited by Albert de Pury, Thomas R�omer & Jean-Daniel Macchi.

Contributor(s): Pury, Albert de | R�omer, Thomas, 1955- | Macchi, Jean-Daniel.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 306.Publisher: Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, c2000Edition: English language ed.Description: 1 online resource (504 p.).ISBN: 9780567224156 (electronic bk.); 0567224155 (electronic bk.).Uniform titles: Isra�el construit son histoire. English. Subject(s): Deuteronomistic history (Biblical criticism) | Bible. Former Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Bible. Old Testament -- Historiography | Jews -- History -- To 586 B.C. -- Historiography | Jews | Bible. A.T. Livres historiques -- Historiographie | Bible. A.T. -- Critique textuelle | Bible. A.T. -- Th�eologie | Histoire deut�eronomiste (Critique biblique) | Histoire ancienne -- Historiographie | Document D (Critique biblique) | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament | Deuteronomistisch geschiedwerk | GeschiedschrijvingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Israel constructs its history.DDC classification: 222/.067 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Foreword; Abbreviations; List of Contributors; Part I: INTRODUCTION; Part II: ANCIENT HISTORIOGRAPHY; Part III: TEXTUAL CRITICISM AND LITERARY CRITICISM; Part IV: DIACHRONIC AND SYNCHRONIC METHODS; Part V: THE SOURCES OF DEUTERONOMISTIC HISTORIOGRAPHY; Part VI: THE MILIEUS OF THE DEUTERONOMISTS; Part VII: DEUTERONOMISTIC IDEOLOGY AND THEOLOGY OF THE OLD TESTAMENT; Index of References; Index of Authors;
Summary: The thesis that the books of Deuteronomy to 2 Kings have undergone a redaction that made them into a 'Deuteronomistic History' has become since Martin Noth (1943) a widely accepted idea in Old Testament scholarship. But there is no consensus when this history was edited: under Josiah (622 BCE), during the exile (c. 560 BCE) or even later? And what was the intention of its redactors? Can we rely on the so-called Deuteronomistic History for the reconstruction of Israelite history? Or should we give up the thesis of a Deuteronomic redaction of the Former Prophets? This volume explores these and m.
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Foreword; Abbreviations; List of Contributors; Part I: INTRODUCTION; Part II: ANCIENT HISTORIOGRAPHY; Part III: TEXTUAL CRITICISM AND LITERARY CRITICISM; Part IV: DIACHRONIC AND SYNCHRONIC METHODS; Part V: THE SOURCES OF DEUTERONOMISTIC HISTORIOGRAPHY; Part VI: THE MILIEUS OF THE DEUTERONOMISTS; Part VII: DEUTERONOMISTIC IDEOLOGY AND THEOLOGY OF THE OLD TESTAMENT; Index of References; Index of Authors;

The thesis that the books of Deuteronomy to 2 Kings have undergone a redaction that made them into a 'Deuteronomistic History' has become since Martin Noth (1943) a widely accepted idea in Old Testament scholarship. But there is no consensus when this history was edited: under Josiah (622 BCE), during the exile (c. 560 BCE) or even later? And what was the intention of its redactors? Can we rely on the so-called Deuteronomistic History for the reconstruction of Israelite history? Or should we give up the thesis of a Deuteronomic redaction of the Former Prophets? This volume explores these and m.

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