Wisdom Literature in Mesopotamia and Israel

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Richard J. Clifford
Society of Biblical Lit, 2007 - 116 עמודים
The last fifty years have seen a dramatic increase of interest in the wisdom literature of the Bible, as scholars have come to appreciate the subtlety and originality of Proverbs, Job, and Ecclesiastes as well as of Sirach and Wisdom of Solomon. Interest has likewise grown in the wisdom literatures of the neighboring cultures of Canaan, Egypt, and especially Mesopotamia. To help readers understand the place of biblical wisdom within this broader context, including its originality and distinctiveness, this volume offers a collection of essays by Assyriologists and biblicists on the social, intellectual, and literary setting of Mesopotamian wisdom; on specific wisdom texts; and on key themes common to both Mesopotamian and biblical culture. --From publisher's description.

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The Social and Intellectual Setting of Babylonian Wisdom Literature
On Wisdom as a Written Genre
Studies in Babylonian Wisdom Texts
An Allusion to the Šamaš Hymn in Dialogue of Pessimism
The Wisdom of ŠŪPÊAMĒLĪA Deathbed Debate between a Father and Son
Comparisons of Mesopotamian and Biblical Texts and Motifs
The Babylonian Dialogue between a Master and His Servant and the Book of Qohelet
Building and Wisdom in Mesopotamia and Israel
Biblical Wisdom Literature
Beginnings Endings andLifes Necessities in Biblical Wisdom
Index of Ancient Documents
Index of Modern Authors
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עמוד viii - Journal of the Ancient Near Eastern Society of Columbia University JAOS Journal of the American Oriental Society...
עמוד viii - BZAW Beihefte zur Zeitschrift fur die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft CAD The Assyrian Dictionary of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago. Chicago, 1956— CBC Cambridge Bible Commentary CBQ Catholic Biblical Quarterly...
עמוד viii - JSOT Journal for the Study of the Old Testament JSOTSup Journal for the Study of the Old Testament — Supplement Series...

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