πŸ“’ Author : John Joseph Collins
πŸ“’ Publisher : Augsburg Fortress Publishers
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2014
πŸ“’ Pages : 622
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781451469233
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

SYNOPSIS : Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike. The text is aimed explicitly at motivated students regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. Collins proceeds through the canon of the Old Testament and the Apocrypha, judiciously presenting the current state of historical, archaeological, and literary understanding of the biblical text, and engaging the student in questions of significance and interpretation for the contemporary world. The revised second edition is now presented in a refreshing new format.


πŸ“’ Author : John J. Collins
πŸ“’ Publisher : Fortress Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2014-08-01
πŸ“’ Pages : 640
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781451484366
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

SYNOPSIS : John J. Collins’ Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most reliable and widely adopted critical textbooks at undergraduate and graduate levels alike, and for good reason. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. Collins proceeds through the canon of the Old Testament and the Apocrypha, judiciously presenting the current state of historical, archaeological, and literary understanding of the biblical text, and engaging the student in questions of significance and interpretation for the contemporary world. The second edition has been revised where more recent scholarship indicates it, and is now presented in a refreshing new format.


πŸ“’ Author : John J. Collins
πŸ“’ Publisher : Fortress Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2014-07-01
πŸ“’ Pages : 640
πŸ“’ ISBN : 1451483643
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

SYNOPSIS : A leading textbook in studying the Hebrew Bible, this Course Pack is designed to help students in their research of and knowledge of the Hebrew Bible. Each new copy is packaged with the Study Companion and features essential primary readings keyed to the text, along with a running timeline feature and discussions of technical terms, archaeological sites, and methods and concepts.


πŸ“’ Author : John J. Collins
πŸ“’ Publisher : Fortress Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2019-04-15
πŸ“’ Pages : 190
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781506446462
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Bibles

SYNOPSIS : John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. The third edition is presented in a new and engaging format with new maps and images. An index has been added to the volume for the first time. In order to enhance classroom use, Collins's major text has now been divided into four volumes, one for each major part of the Hebrew Bible. This volume, based on the new third edition, focuses on prophecy in the Hebrew Bible. Here, Collins explores the major and minor prophets and the messages they delivered within each of their historical contexts. The volume also contains the introduction to Collins's major text and is now available with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, and bibliographies for further reading. Collins presents the current state of historical, archaeological, and literary understandings of the biblical text and engages the student in questions of significance and interpretation for the contemporary world.


πŸ“’ Author : John J. Collins
πŸ“’ Publisher : Fortress Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2014-09-01
πŸ“’ Pages : 336
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781451484359
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

SYNOPSIS : A marvel of conciseness, John J. Collins’ A Short Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is quickly becoming one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and university classrooms. Here the erudition of Collins’ renowned Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is combined with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, illuminating vignettes, and bibliographies for further reading. The second edition has been carefully revised to take the latest scholarly developments into account. A dedicated website includes test banks and classroom resources for the busy instructor.


πŸ“’ Author : Sandra L. Gravett
πŸ“’ Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2008
πŸ“’ Pages : 486
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9780664230302
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

SYNOPSIS : This introduction to the Hebrew Bible begins with the most basic questions about the origins of the Hebrew Bible. It then explores how ancient Iraelites organized themselves in terms of power and state, and finally, delineates the larger questions of God and ideology within the canon.


πŸ“’ Author : Barry L. Bandstra
πŸ“’ Publisher : Cengage Learning
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2008-07-02
πŸ“’ Pages : 576
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9780495391050
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

SYNOPSIS : Teach your students how to read the Hebrew Bible and mine the rich Biblical text for significant literary, historical, and thematic meanings with this bestselling introduction to the Old Testament. Written by leading scholar Barry Bandstra, READING THE OLD TESTAMENT: INTRODUCTION TO THE HEBREW BIBLE, Fourth Edition combines engaging, conversational prose, visual elements such as maps, timelines and artwork, and innovative technology. The book actively applies recent literary, rhetorical, and structural studies that shed light on art, design, coherence, characterization, theme, and other literary features of the Hebrew Bible. Marginal call-outs connect the text to technology resources for the strong Old Testament introduction your students need. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


πŸ“’ Author : John Joseph Collins
πŸ“’ Publisher :
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2007
πŸ“’ Pages : 324
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9780800662073
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

SYNOPSIS : A Short Introduction brings the erudition of John Collins's well-regarded Introduction to the Hebrew Bible with CD-ROM (2004) to a wider audience. A marvel of conciseness, A Short Introduction provides more student-friendly features than the larger Introduction, including new charts and maps, more illustrations, chapter summaries, illuminating vignettes, and selected bibliographies. A dedicated website includes test banks and classroom resources geared for the busy professor.


πŸ“’ Author : Stephen Harris
πŸ“’ Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2007-09-11
πŸ“’ Pages :
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9780077248260
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Religion

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πŸ“’ Author : John J. Collins
πŸ“’ Publisher : Fortress Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2019-04-15
πŸ“’ Pages : 190
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781506446486
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Bibles

SYNOPSIS : John J. Collins's Introduction to the Hebrew Bible is one of the most popular introductory textbooks in colleges and seminary classrooms. Enriched by decades of classroom teaching, it is aimed explicitly at motivated students, regardless of their previous exposure to the Bible or faith commitments. The third edition is presented in a new and engaging format with new maps and images. An index has been added to the volume for the first time. In order to enhance classroom use, Collins's major text has now been divided into four volumes, one for each major part of the Hebrew Bible. This volume focuses on the Writings. Here, Collins explores Ezra-Nehemiah and Chronicles, as well as the books of poetry and wisdom. Also included are sections on Hebrew short stories, Daniel, and a number of the books belonging to the Apocrypha. The volume also contains the introduction to Collins's major text and is now available with even more student-friendly features, including charts, maps, photographs, chapter summaries, and bibliographies for further reading. Collins presents the current state of historical, archaeological, and literary understandings of the biblical text and engages the student in questions of significance and interpretation for the contemporary world.