Windows into Old Testament history : evidence, argument, and the crisis of "biblical Israel" / edited by V. Philips Long, David W. Baker, and Gordon J. Wenham

Contributor(s): Long, V. Philips | Wenham, Gordon J | Baker, David W. (David Weston), 1950-Publication details: Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans Co., c2002Description: viii, 204 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0802839622 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Bible. O.T. -- Historiography | Epistemology -- Kings -- Chronicals | Babylonia -- Manasseh -- IsraelDDC classification: 221.9/5 LOC classification: BS 1180 LONG 2002
Contents:
Epistemology, historiographical method, and the "Copenhagen school" / Jens Bruun Kofoed -- Fact, fiction, and language use : can modern pragmatics improve on Halpern's case for history in Judges? / Nicolai Winther-Nielsen -- Literacy in Iron Age Israel / Richard S. Hess -- History and legend in early Babylonia / Alan R. Millard -- The controlling role of external evidence in assessing the historical status of the Israelite united monarchy / Kenneth A. Kitchen -- Manasseh in the books of Kings and Chronicles (2 Kings 21:1-18; 2 Chron 33:1-20) / Brian E. Kelly -- Israel outside the land : the Transjordanian tribes in 1 Chronicles 5 / Peter J. Williams -- In the stable with the dwarves : testimony, interpretation, faith, and the history of Israel / Iain W. Provan.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Epistemology, historiographical method, and the "Copenhagen school" / Jens Bruun Kofoed -- Fact, fiction, and language use : can modern pragmatics improve on Halpern's case for history in Judges? / Nicolai Winther-Nielsen -- Literacy in Iron Age Israel / Richard S. Hess -- History and legend in early Babylonia / Alan R. Millard -- The controlling role of external evidence in assessing the historical status of the Israelite united monarchy / Kenneth A. Kitchen -- Manasseh in the books of Kings and Chronicles (2 Kings 21:1-18; 2 Chron 33:1-20) / Brian E. Kelly -- Israel outside the land : the Transjordanian tribes in 1 Chronicles 5 / Peter J. Williams -- In the stable with the dwarves : testimony, interpretation, faith, and the history of Israel / Iain W. Provan.