The interval of Israel’s Babylonian exile is among the so much captivating eras of biblical historical past. in this time Israel went via its inner most problem and the root used to be laid for its so much profound renewal. The situation provoked the construction of a wealth of literary works reminiscent of laments, prophetic books, and ancient works, all of which Albertz analyzes intimately throughout the tools of social historical past, composition feedback, and redaction feedback. furthermore, Albertz attracts on extrabiblical and archaeological proof to light up the historic and social alterations that affected a number of the exilic teams. Thirty-five years after Peter Ackroyd’s vintage Exile and recovery, Albertz bargains a brand new iteration of biblical students and scholars an both vital appraisal of modern scholarship in this interval in addition to his personal leading edge and insightful proposals in regards to the social and literary advancements that happened and the theological contribution that was once made. comprises chronological desk, map of the traditional close to East, and passage index.
Read or Download Israel in Exile: The History and Literature of the Sixth Century B.C.E (Studies in Biblical Literature) PDF
Similar Ancient Classical books
Born within the Castilian city of Avila in 1515, Teresa entered the Carmelite convent of the Incarnation while she was once twenty-one. stricken by ailment, doubts and self-recrimination, she progressively got here to acknowledge the ability of prayer and contemplation—her non secular enlightenment was once intensified by way of many visions and mystical reviews, together with the piercing of her middle by way of a spear of divine love.
Ausonius of Bordeaux, poet, professor, and statesman, lived throughout the Fourth Century A. D, a time of significant cultural and political switch. As an imperial courtier, he used to be heavily serious about the management of the Roman Empire. A prolific and unique poet, Ausonius coated an marvelous stylistic diversity in his many and sundry poems.
This research of the politics and tradition of Japan throughout the interval of the second one international warfare argues that the wartime regime, repressive because it used to be, was once very diversified from modern totalitarian states.
This booklet collects jointly ten contributions through best students within the box of Alexander stories which signify the main complex scholarship during this region. They span the gamut among old reconstruction and historiographical learn, and, considered as a complete, characterize a large spectrum of technique.
Additional resources for Israel in Exile: The History and Literature of the Sixth Century B.C.E (Studies in Biblical Literature)
- Download E-books Mythical and Legendary Narrative in Ovid's Fasti (Mnemosyne: Bibliotheca Classica Batava Supplementum) PDF
- Download E-books The Image of the Jews in Greek Literature: The Hellenistic Period (Hellenistic Culture and Society) PDF