Table of contents for Archaeology and the religion of Israel / William Foxwell Albright ; new introduction by Theodore J. Lewis.


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CiAPTER I. ARCHEOLOGY \ND TIHE ANCIENT
NER-EASTERN MIIND                                     1
1 Archaeology, History, and Religion                1
Archaeology and Man's Aesthetic and Imaginative
Faculies                                         6
Archaeology and the \fcective Faculkies of Man   16
4  rchaeology and the Reasoning Faculties of Man  25
CAPTE R II. TE ARCHAEOLOGICAL BACKGROUND
Ot OD ESTARMENT RELuGION                            36
SThe Archaeological Sources or the Religion of the
Ancient Near East                               37
S ria and Palestine                          37
Mesopotamia and Persia                       44
Egypt and Ethiopia                           49
Asia Minor: the Hittites                     54
Arabia                                       56
y prus and the Aegean                        5
. On the Use of Archaeological Data for the Histor
of Acien t Near-Eastern Religion                59
The Use of Written Documents                 59
The Use of Unwrirtten Materials              64
CHAPTER III. ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE RELIGION
OF THE CANAANITES                                   68
I. The Sources and Scope of our Knowledge          68
2. 'h Canaanite Pantheon                           71
. Canalanite Mythology                             84
I. Some Aspects of i Canaaite Reigious Practice    92
CHAPTER IV ARCHAEOLOGY AND TIE RLLIGION
OF EARLY ISRAEL                                      95
1. Israel and its Religion after the Conquest       95
2. The Conflic between Yahweh and the Gods of
Canaan                                          110
3 David and the Religion of Isael i the Early' enth
Century                                         119
CHAPTER V. ARCEHAEOLOGY AND THE REII 3ON
OF LATER ISRAEL                                     130
1 The Economic and Political Background of the Age
of Solomon                                      130
2. The Place of the Temple of Solomon n the Histor of
Israelite Religion                              42
3. Archaeology and the Religion of the Dual Monarch  1



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Bible, O, T, Evidences, authority, etc, Bible, O, T, Antiquities, Judaism History To 70 A, D, Middle East Religion