1300 36 33 32

Encapsulating as it does research that has been undertaken on the sociological, anthropological and political aspects of the history of ancient Israel, this important book is designed to follow in the tradition of works in the series sponsored by The Society for Old Testament Study which began with the publication of The People and the Book in 1925. The World of Ancient Israel is especially concerned to explore in greater depth than comparable studies the areas and degrees of overlap between approaches to the subject of Old Testament research adopted by scholars and students of theology and the social sciences. Increasing numbers of scholars have recognised the valuable insights that can be gained from a cross-disciplinary approach, and it is becoming clear that the early biblical traditions about the formation of the Israelite state must be examined in the light of comparative anthropology if useful historical conclusions are to be drawn from them.

Buy World of Ancient Israel book by R.E. Clements from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521423922
ISBN-10: 0521423929
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 26mm)
Pages: 452
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 21-Nov-1991
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about World of Ancient Israel book by R.E. Clements and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review

Books By Author R.E. Clements

Ezekiel by R.E. Clements


Paperback, January 1996