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The Resource The Transjordanian palimpsest : the overwritten texts of personal exile and transformation in the Deuteronomistic history, Jeremy M. Hutton, (electronic resource)

The Transjordanian palimpsest : the overwritten texts of personal exile and transformation in the Deuteronomistic history, Jeremy M. Hutton, (electronic resource)

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The Transjordanian palimpsest : the overwritten texts of personal exile and transformation in the Deuteronomistic history
Title
The Transjordanian palimpsest
Title remainder
the overwritten texts of personal exile and transformation in the Deuteronomistic history
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy M. Hutton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study analyzes several passages in the Former Prophets (2 Sam 19:12-44; 2 Kgs 2:1-18; Judg 8:4-28) from a literary perspective, and argues that the text presents Transjordan as liminal in Israel's history, a place from which Israel's leaders return with inaugurated or renewed authority. It then traces the redactional development of Samuel-Kings that led to this literary symbolism, and proposes a hypothesis of continual updating and combination of texts, beginning early in Israel's monarchy and continuing until the final formation of the Deuteronomistic History. Several source documents ma
Member of
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Hutton, Jeremy Michael
Dewey number
296.4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • theses
Series statement
Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft
Series volume
Bd. 396
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deuteronomistic history (Biblical criticism)
  • Jordan River
  • Jordan
Label
The Transjordanian palimpsest : the overwritten texts of personal exile and transformation in the Deuteronomistic history, Jeremy M. Hutton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Significantly Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Harvard University, 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-419) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Echoes of the past and topos as text -- Exiles and textiles : Transjordan in history -- Vexed texts : sources of the Deuteronomistic history -- Royal apology and scribalism in iron age Israel -- Of success and succession -- The mystery of the history of David's rise -- The narrative(s) of Saul's rise -- Conclusion: A composite motif
Control code
ocn436445451
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 449 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110212761
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436445451
Label
The Transjordanian palimpsest : the overwritten texts of personal exile and transformation in the Deuteronomistic history, Jeremy M. Hutton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Significantly Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Harvard University, 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-419) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Echoes of the past and topos as text -- Exiles and textiles : Transjordan in history -- Vexed texts : sources of the Deuteronomistic history -- Royal apology and scribalism in iron age Israel -- Of success and succession -- The mystery of the history of David's rise -- The narrative(s) of Saul's rise -- Conclusion: A composite motif
Control code
ocn436445451
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 449 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110212761
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)436445451

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