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Wisdom in Ancient Israel 1998

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Wisdom in Ancient Israel: essays in honour of J.A Emerton, edited by John Day, Robert P. Gordon, H. G. M. Williamson. Cambridge University Press, 1998. First published 1995.

Slightly scuffed on corners. Binding tight, pages clean.

In this collection, an international group of specialists considers the nature of wisdom in relation to the thought world of the ancient Near East and its impact on the rest of the Old Testament. In addition to full coverage of the wisdom books and other literature most frequently thought to have been influenced by them, thematic studies also introduce the principal comparative sources among Israel's neighbours and discuss the place of wisdom in Israelite religion, theology, and society.

Item details

Author(s):
Day, John, Gordon, Robert P., Williamson, H.G.M.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 x 2 cm.
Edition:
1998 reprint
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
Wisdom in Ancient Israel
ISBN-13:
9780521624893
Number of pages:
311
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

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Wisdom in Ancient Israel: essays in honour of J.A Emerton, edited by John Day, Robert P. Gordon, H. G. M. Williamson. Cambridge University Press, 1998. First published 1995.

Slightly scuffed on corners. Binding tight, pages clean.

In this collection, an international group of specialists considers the nature of wisdom in relation to the thought world of the ancient Near East and its impact on the rest of the Old Testament. In addition to full coverage of the wisdom books and other literature most frequently thought to have been influenced by them, thematic studies also introduce the principal comparative sources among Israel's neighbours and discuss the place of wisdom in Israelite religion, theology, and society.

Author(s):
Day, John, Gordon, Robert P., Williamson, H.G.M.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 x 2 cm.
Edition:
1998 reprint
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
Wisdom in Ancient Israel
ISBN-13:
9780521624893
Number of pages:
311
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

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