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Divrei Shalom [electronic resource] : collected studies of Shalom M. Paul on the Bible and the ancient Near East, 1967-2005 = [Divre Shalom (Devarim 2, 26; Ester 9, 30)] / by Shalom M. Paul.

Author/Creator:
Paul, Shalom M.
Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.
Series:
Culture and history of the ancient Near East ; v. 23.
Culture and history of the ancient Near East, 1566-2055 ; v. 23
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (562 p.)
Subjects:
Middle Eastern literature -- History and criticism.
Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This volume examines various aspects of the narrative, legal, prophetic, and wisdom genres of Biblical literature, with a major emphasis on elucidating the text with the aid of Sumerian, Akkadian, and Ugaritic source material.
Contents:
Preface; Abbreviations; The Bible and the Ancient Near East; 1. ""The Image of the Oven and the Cake in Hosea 7:4-10,"" Vetus Testamentum 18 (1968), 114-120; 2. ""Deutero-Isaiah and Cuneiform Royal Inscriptions,"" Journal of the American Oriental Society 88 (1968) (= Essays in Memory of E. A. Speiser, ed. W. W. Hallo [New Haven, 1968], 180-186); 3. ""Cuneiform Light on Jer. 9:20,"" Biblica 49 (1968), 373-376; 4. ""Exod. 21:10: A Threefold Maintenance Clause,"" Journal of Near Eastern Studies 28 (1969), 48-53
5. ""Sargon's Administrative Diction in 2 Kings 17:27,"" Journal of Biblical Literature 88 (1969), 73-746. ""Formulaic Patterns of Law in Israel and Mesopotamia,"" Leàonénu 34 (1970), 257-266. Hebrew (translation into English); 7. ""Psalm 72:5-A Traditional Blessing for the Long Life of the King,"" Journal of Near Eastern Studies 31 (1972), 351-355; 8. ""Heavenly Tablets and the Book of Life,"" in: T. H. Gaster Festschrift (New York, 1973) (= Journal of the Ancient Near Eastern Society of Columbia University 5), 345-354
9. ""Classifications of Wine in Mesopotamian and Rabbinic Sources,"" Israel Exploration Journal 25 (1975), 42-4410. ""Nehemiah 6:19-Counterespionage,"" Hebrew Annual Review 1 (1977), 177-179; 11. ""Amos 3:15-Winter and Summer Mansions,"" Vetus Testamentum 28 (1978), 358-360; 12. ""Fishing Imagery in Amos 4:2,"" Journal of Biblical Literature 97 (1978), 183-190; 13. ""An Unrecognized Medical Idiom in Song of Songs 6:12 and Job 9:21,"" Biblica 59 (1978), 545-547; 14. ""1 Samuel 9:7: An Interview Fee,"" Biblica 59 (1978), 542-544
15. ""Unrecognized Biblical Legal Idioms in the Light of Comparative Akkadian Expressions,"" Revue Biblique 86 (1979), 231-23916. ""Adoption Formulae: A Study of Cuneiform and Biblical Legal Clauses,"" Maarav 2/2 (1979-80), 173-185; 17. ""Psalm 27:10 and the Babylonian Theodicy,"" Vetus Testamentum 32 (1982), 489-492; 18. ""Two Cognate Semitic Terms for Mating and Copulation,"" Vetus Testamentum 32 (1982), 492-493; 19. ""Job 4:15-A Hair Raising Encounter,"" Zeitschrift für die Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft 95 (1983), 119-121
24. ""Biblical Analogues to Middle Assyrian Law,"" in: Religion and Law: Biblical-Judaic and Islamic Perspectives, ed. E. B. Firmage et al. (Winona Lake, IN, 1990), 333-350
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-280-86874-0
9786610868742
90-474-0745-8
1-4337-0512-5
OCLC:
182530987
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