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Shiloh [electronic resource] : a biblical city in tradition and history / Donald G. Schley.

By: Schley, Donald G.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 63.Publisher: Sheffield, England : JSOT Press, c1989Description: 1 online resource (256 p.).ISBN: 9780567066398 (electronic bk.); 0567066398 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Former Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Documentary hypothesis (Pentateuchal criticism) | Shiloh (Extinct city) -- History | West Bank -- Antiquities | Shiloh (Extinct city) | Silo (Ville ancienne) | Silo (Ville ancienne) -- Enseignement biblique | RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament | Palestine, ancient period. Historical sources: Bible O.TGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Shiloh.DDC classification: 221.9/5 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Abbreviations; Preface; Chapter 1 SHILOH IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY OLD TESTAMENT CRITICISM: FROM DE WETTE TO THE RISE OF THE NEW DOCUMENTARY HYPOTHESIS; Chapter 2 THE WELLHAUSIAN REVOLUTION AND ITS CRITICS; Chapter 3 THE DISCUSSION OF SHILOH IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; Chapter 4 SHILOH IN THE BOOK OF JOSHUA; Chapter 5 SHILOH IN THE BOOK OF JUDGES; Chapter 6 SHILOH IN THE BOOKS OF SAMUEL; Chapter 7 SHILOH IN THE LATER HISTORICAL BOOKS, THE PSALMS, AND JEREMIAH; Chapter 8 THE TRADITIONS AND HISTORY OF BIBLICAL SHILOH; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Biblical References.
Summary: This work is the first comprehensive treatment of the biblical traditions pertaining to the Israelite sanctuary at Shiloh. A survey of previous research puts the current discussion of Shiloh into historical context and exposes the real issues behind the often bitter debate over Shiloh's supposed destruction during the Philistine wars and its traditional status as the first 'central' shrine.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Abbreviations; Preface; Chapter 1 SHILOH IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY OLD TESTAMENT CRITICISM: FROM DE WETTE TO THE RISE OF THE NEW DOCUMENTARY HYPOTHESIS; Chapter 2 THE WELLHAUSIAN REVOLUTION AND ITS CRITICS; Chapter 3 THE DISCUSSION OF SHILOH IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; Chapter 4 SHILOH IN THE BOOK OF JOSHUA; Chapter 5 SHILOH IN THE BOOK OF JUDGES; Chapter 6 SHILOH IN THE BOOKS OF SAMUEL; Chapter 7 SHILOH IN THE LATER HISTORICAL BOOKS, THE PSALMS, AND JEREMIAH; Chapter 8 THE TRADITIONS AND HISTORY OF BIBLICAL SHILOH; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Biblical References.

This work is the first comprehensive treatment of the biblical traditions pertaining to the Israelite sanctuary at Shiloh. A survey of previous research puts the current discussion of Shiloh into historical context and exposes the real issues behind the often bitter debate over Shiloh's supposed destruction during the Philistine wars and its traditional status as the first 'central' shrine.

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