Table of contents for The Hebrew Bible : new insights and scholarship / edited by Frederick E. Greenspahn.

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Contents
Abbreviations	vii
Preface 1
Part I. The Bible and Its History	5
1. Israel Without the Bible	6
 Gary A. Rendsburg
2. Bible, Archaeology, and the Social Sciences: The Next Generation	36
 Elizabeth Bloch-Smith
Part II. New Approaches to the Bible	65
3. Literary Approaches to Biblical Literature	66
 Adele Berlin
4. Feminist Approaches to the Hebrew Bible	113
 Esther Fuchs
Part III. Ancient Practice	143
5. The Law of Biblical Israel	144
 Raymond Westbrook
6. The Study of Ritual in the Hebrew Bible	176
 David Wright
Part IV. Judaism and the Bible	206
7. By the Letter/Word for Word? Scripture in the Jewish Tradition	207
 Leonard Greenspoon
8. Judaism, Biblical Religion, and the Religions of Ancient Israel: Contrasts and Continuities	241
 Ziony Zevit
9. Jewish Biblical Theology	281
 Marvin Sweeney
Epilogue	308
Let a Hundred Flowers Bloom: Biblical Studies at the Dawn of the 21st Century
 Peter Machinist
About the Contributors	322
Index	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Jewish.