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The Resource The age of Solomon : scholarship at the turn of the millennium, edited by Lowell K. Handy

The age of Solomon : scholarship at the turn of the millennium, edited by Lowell K. Handy

Label
The age of Solomon : scholarship at the turn of the millennium
Title
The age of Solomon
Title remainder
scholarship at the turn of the millennium
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lowell K. Handy
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Handy, Lowell K.
Series statement
Studies in the history and culture of the ancient Near East
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Jews
  • Solomon
  • Salomon
Label
The age of Solomon : scholarship at the turn of the millennium, edited by Lowell K. Handy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Solomon and the historical endeavor -- Separating the Solomon of legend / J. Maxwell Miller -- King Solomon in his ancient context / Alan Millard -- Sources and composition in the history of Solomon / Nadav Naʼaman -- Le roi est mort, vive le roi! A Biblical argument for the historicity of Solomon / Ernst Axel Knauf -- On the dating and dates of Solomon's reign / Lowell K. Handy -- The cultural-political environment -- Egypt and East Africa / Kenneth A. Kitchen -- Sheba and Arabia / Kenneth A. Kitchen -- Phoenicians in the tenth century BCE: a sketch of an outline / Lowell K. Handy -- Inland Syria and the East-of-Jordan region in the first millennium BCE before the Assyrian intrusions / Mark W. Chavalas -- "How the mighty are fallen": the Philistines in their tenth century context / Carl S. Ehrlich -- Assyria and Babylonia in the tenth century BCE / Steven W. Holloway -- Archaeology and the reign of Solomon -- Archaeology and the "Age of Solomon": a case study of archaeology and historiography / William G. Dever
  • Sociological approaches -- The socio-political shadow cast by the Biblical Solomon / Hermann Michael Niemann -- The weight of the bronze could not be calculated: Solomon and economic reconstruction / David C. Hopkins -- On doing sociology with "Solomon" / Niels Peter Lemche -- Historiography -- Solomonic Age as constituent part of the histories -- Glory lost: the reign of Solomon in the Deuteronomistic history / Pauline A. Viviano -- Josephus' view of Solomon / Louis H. Feldman -- Literary-historical visions of the Age of Solomon -- Solomon and the Wizard of Oz: power and invisibility in a verbal palace / Stuart Lasine -- Solomon's fall and Deuteronomy / Gary N. Knoppers -- The idealization of Solomon as the glorification of God in the chronicler's royal speeches and royal prayers / Mark A. Throntveit -- A wealth of women: looking behind, within, and beyond Solomon's story / Linda S. Shearing -- The Hellenization of Solomon in Rabbinic texts / Sandra R. Shimoff -- The value of Solomon's age for the Biblical reader / David Jobling -- Postludes and prospects / Lowell K. Handy
Control code
DCLC9719311-B
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 539 p.
Isbn
9789004104761
Lccn
97019311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
Label
The age of Solomon : scholarship at the turn of the millennium, edited by Lowell K. Handy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Solomon and the historical endeavor -- Separating the Solomon of legend / J. Maxwell Miller -- King Solomon in his ancient context / Alan Millard -- Sources and composition in the history of Solomon / Nadav Naʼaman -- Le roi est mort, vive le roi! A Biblical argument for the historicity of Solomon / Ernst Axel Knauf -- On the dating and dates of Solomon's reign / Lowell K. Handy -- The cultural-political environment -- Egypt and East Africa / Kenneth A. Kitchen -- Sheba and Arabia / Kenneth A. Kitchen -- Phoenicians in the tenth century BCE: a sketch of an outline / Lowell K. Handy -- Inland Syria and the East-of-Jordan region in the first millennium BCE before the Assyrian intrusions / Mark W. Chavalas -- "How the mighty are fallen": the Philistines in their tenth century context / Carl S. Ehrlich -- Assyria and Babylonia in the tenth century BCE / Steven W. Holloway -- Archaeology and the reign of Solomon -- Archaeology and the "Age of Solomon": a case study of archaeology and historiography / William G. Dever
  • Sociological approaches -- The socio-political shadow cast by the Biblical Solomon / Hermann Michael Niemann -- The weight of the bronze could not be calculated: Solomon and economic reconstruction / David C. Hopkins -- On doing sociology with "Solomon" / Niels Peter Lemche -- Historiography -- Solomonic Age as constituent part of the histories -- Glory lost: the reign of Solomon in the Deuteronomistic history / Pauline A. Viviano -- Josephus' view of Solomon / Louis H. Feldman -- Literary-historical visions of the Age of Solomon -- Solomon and the Wizard of Oz: power and invisibility in a verbal palace / Stuart Lasine -- Solomon's fall and Deuteronomy / Gary N. Knoppers -- The idealization of Solomon as the glorification of God in the chronicler's royal speeches and royal prayers / Mark A. Throntveit -- A wealth of women: looking behind, within, and beyond Solomon's story / Linda S. Shearing -- The Hellenization of Solomon in Rabbinic texts / Sandra R. Shimoff -- The value of Solomon's age for the Biblical reader / David Jobling -- Postludes and prospects / Lowell K. Handy
Control code
DCLC9719311-B
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 539 p.
Isbn
9789004104761
Lccn
97019311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps

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