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Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East (Journal for the Study of the New Testament)

Victor H. Matthews

Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East (Journal for the Study of the New Testament)

by Victor H. Matthews

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Published by Sheffield Academic Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient World,
  • Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts,
  • Gender studies,
  • Judaism,
  • Biblical Studies - Old Testament,
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9801583M
    ISBN 100567080005
    ISBN 109780567080004
    OCLC/WorldCa228097324

    * A masterful introduction to the cultural context of the Old Testament. Surveying the literature of the ancient Near East, Walton demonstrates how the OT was influenced by, yet stood against, surrounding cultures. His insightful study will help students and pastors feel comfortable in the unfamiliar world of the Hebrew Bible and better able to interpret specific passages. pages, softcover /5(5). Over entriesThe Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Law (OEBL) provides the most up-to-date and extensive treatment of the Bible and law yet attempted, both updating and expanding the scope of previous scholarship in the field. In comprehensive overviews, scholars at the forefront of biblical studies and law address three foci: (1) biblical law itself—its nature, collections, and genres.

    Ancient Near East; Biblical Interpretation; Biblical Languages; Biblical Studies - Other; Early Christianity; Early Jewish Writings and History ; Gender and Sexuality in the Bible; New Testament; Old Testament | Hebrew Bible; The Bible in History and Culture; T&T Clark. A JPS Scholar of Distinction title. The best writings of the long and distinguished career of renowned feminist Bible scholar Tikva Frymer-Kensky Each of the 30 essays here delves into a topic that gives us much food for thought: the Bible as interpreted through ancient Near-Eastern creation myths, flood myths, and goddess myths; gender in the Bible; the feminist approach to Jewish law.

    studies is that women in ancient times were second class, op-pressed, and subservient to men. This paper approaches the subject of the status of women anciently by examining the laws involving women in Hebrew law as found in the Old Testament, and in other law Author: Carol Pratt Bradley. In this lecture, the Hebrew Bible is understood against the background of Ancient Near Eastern culture. Drawing from and critiquing the work of Yehezkel Kaufmann, the lecture compares the religion of the Hebrew Bible with the cultures of the Ancient Near East.


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Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East Academic Paperback Volume of Journal for the study of the Old Testament: Supplement series The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies: Editors: Victor H.

Matthews, Bernard M. Levinson, Tikva Frymer-Kensky: Edition: reprint: Publisher: A&C Black, ISBN: Reviews: 1. Gender and Law in thè Hebrew Bible and thè Ancient Near East edited by Victor H. Matthews, Bernard M. Levinson and Tikva Frymer-Kensky Journal for thè Study of. Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies) [Levinson, Bernard M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies)Author: Bernard M. Levinson. Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East (Journal for the Study of the Old Testament. Supplement Series.

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Gender and law in the Hebrew Bible and the ancient Near East. Dempsey --Virginity in the Bible / Tivka Frymer-Kensky --Honor and shame in gender-related legal situations in the Hebrew Bible bond and free: views of women in the slave laws of Exodus \/ Carolyn Pressler -- Gender and law: a case study from Ancient.

Book Description. This volume examines how gender relations were regulated in ancient Near Eastern and biblical law. The textual corpus examined includes the various pertinent law collections, royal decrees and instructions from Mesopotamia and Hatti, and the three biblical legal collections.

Law and Gender in the Ancient Near East and the Hebrew Bible (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Law and Gender in the Ancient Near East and the Hebrew Bible.

Author. Peled, Ilan. Publisher. Routledge. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus. This striking new contribution to gender studies demonstrates the essential role of Israelite and Near Eastern law in the historical analysis of gender.

The theme of these studies of Babylonian, Hittite, Assyrian, and Israelite law is this: What is the significance of gender in the formation of ancient law and custom. Feminist scholarship is enriched by these studies in family history and the.

"This volume examines how gender relations were regulated in ancient Near Eastern and biblical law. The textual corpus examined includes the various pertinent law collections, royal decrees and instructions from Mesopotamia and Hatti, and the three biblical legal collections.

Peled explores issues beginning with the wide societal perspective of gender equality and inequality, continues to the. Gender and law in the Hebrew Bible and the ancient Near East.

London ; New York: T & T Clark. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Frymer-Kensky, Tikva Simone, Bernard M. Levinson and Victor Harold. Matthews. Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East.

London ; New York: T & T Clark. TY - BOOK. T1 - Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East. AU - Matthews, ed., Victor H. AU - Levinson, Bernard M. A2 - Frymer-Kensky, Tikva. A2 - Levinson, Bernard M. PY - Y1 - N2 - Journal for the Study of the Old Testament: Supplement Series, vol.

Cited by: Get this from a library. Law and gender in the ancient Near East and the Hebrew Bible. [Ilan Peled] -- "This volume examines how gender relations were regulated in ancient Near Eastern and biblical law.

The textual corpus examined includes the various pertinent law collections, royal decrees and. TY - BOOK. T1 - Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East. AU - Matthews, ed., Victor H. AU - Levinson, Bernard M. A2 - Frymer-Kensky, TikvaCited by:   The Paperback of the Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East by Bernard M.

Levinson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Due to Brand: Bloomsbury Academic. General Overviews. Given the wealth of knowledge that has been gained through scholarship that has considered biblical attitudes toward women, gender, and sexuality within the larger sociocultural milieu of the ancient Near East, this article will often bring in works that look at ancient Israel within its larger geographic and cultural context.

Critical Praise for Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East “The important insights into the impact of gender on law offered by this book will be of interest for a broad range of scholars from a variety of disciplines: law, gender studies.

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This section studies prophetic texts from the Hebrew Bible and other ancient Near Eastern corpora within their respective ancient. Introduction to the Old Testament (Hebrew Bible) (RLST ) with Christine Hayes In this lecture, the Hebrew Bible is understood against the background of Ancient Near Eastern culture.

Ancient Near East. ncppopup Dress and Clothing in the Hebrew Bible Use of the Third Person for Self-Reference by Jesus and Yahweh A Study of Illeism in the Bible and Ancient Near Eastern Texts and Its Implications for Christology.

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Married woman whose husband has died and who remains unmarried. The Hebrew word translated "widow" is almana [], and it occurs fifty-six times in the Old of these cases are probably textual corruptions for the word "palace, " which is similar in spelling and sound in the Hebrew (Isa ; Ezek ; cf.

LXX).The Septaugint virtually always translates almana [] with the.Students will gain facility in reading and creating a critical apparatus. This course will demonstrate the context of ancient Jewish law for students of Hebrew Bible, Dead Sea Scrolls, and Rabbinics.

Evaluation: Based upon one test (30%), two exercises (15% each).