Table of contents for Ancient Near Eastern thought and the Old Testament : introducing the conceptual world of the Hebrew Bible / John H. Walton.

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		List of Illustrations 000
		Acknowledgments 000
		Abbreviations 000
Part 1	Comparative Studies
	1	History and Methods 000
	2	Comparative Studies, Scholarship, and Theology 000
	Part 2	Literature of the Ancient Near East
	3	Summary of the Literature of the Ancient Near East 000
	Part 3	Religion
	4	The Gods 000
	5	Temples and Rituals 000
	6	State and Family Religion 000
	Part 4	Cosmos
	7	Cosmic Geography 000
	8	Cosmology and Cosmogony 000
	Part 5	People
	9	Understanding the Past: Human Origins and Role 000
	10	Understanding the Past: Historiography 000
	11	Encountering the Present: Guidance for Life; Divination and 
Omens 000
	12	Encountering the Present: Context of Life; Cities and 
Kingship 000
	13	Encountering the Present: Guidelines for Life; Law and 
Wisdom 000
	14	Pondering the Future on Earth and after Death 000
		Postscript 000
		Appendix 000
		Bibliography 000
		Scripture Index 000
		Subject Index 000
		Author Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Middle Eastern literature -- Relation to the Old Testament.
Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. O.T. -- Comparative studies.
Bible. O.T. -- Extra-canonical parallels.