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I studied inscriptions from before the flood : ancient Near Eastern, literary, and linguistic approaches to Genesis 1-11

Author: Richard S Hess; David Toshio Tsumura
Publisher: Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, [2012] ©1994.
Series: Sources for biblical and theological study, 4.
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Genre/Form: Comparative studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard S Hess; David Toshio Tsumura
ISBN: 9781575062112 1575062119
OCLC Number: 1091862975
Description: xvi, 480 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: One Hundred Fifty Years of Comparative Studies on Genesis 1 --
11: An Overview / Richard S. Hess --
Genesis and Ancient Near Eastern Stories of Creation and Flood: An Introduction / David Toshio Tsumura --
The Genealogies of Genesis 1 --
11 and Comparative Literature / Richard S. Hess --
pt. 1 Ancient Near Eastern and Comparative Approaches --
The Origins of Civilization according to Biblical and Cuneiform Texts / G. Castellino --
A New Look at the Babylonian Background of Genesis / W. G. Lambert --
A New Babylonian "Genesis" Story / A. R. Millard --
The Eridu Genesis / Thorkild Jacobsen --
Eridu, Dunnu, and Babel: A Study in Comparative Mythology / Patrick D. Miller Jr. --
The Double Creation of Mankind in Enki and Ninmah, Atrahasis I 1 --
351, and Genesis 1 --
2 / Isaac M. Kikawada --
The Rivers of Paradise / E. A. Speiser --
King Lists of the Old Babylonian Period and Biblical Genealogies / Abraham Malamat Note continued: The Old Testament Genealogies in Recent Research / Robert R. Wilson --
The Incantation Series Bit Meseri and Enoch's Ascension to Heaven / Rykle Borger --
The "Table of Nations" (Genesis 10): Its General Structure and Meaning / J. Simons --
Genesis 10: Some Archaeological Considerations / D. J. Wiseman --
The Name of Babylon / I. J. Gelb --
In Search of Nimrod / E. A. Speiser --
The "Babel of Tongues": A Sumerian Version / Samuel Noah Kramer --
pt. 2 Literary and Linguistic Approaches --
Theme in Genesis 1 --
11 / D. J. A. Clines --
The Earth in Genesis 1 / David Toshio Tsumura --
"Male and Female He Created Them": Genesis 1:27b in the Context of the Priestly Account of Creation / Phyllis A. Bird --
Genesis 2:4b-3:24: A Synchronic Approach / Jerome T. Walsh --
Genesis 2-3: The Theme of Intimacy and Alienation / Alan Jon Hauser --
Sanctuary Symbolism in the Garden of Eden Story / Gordon J. Wenham Note continued: Lamech's Song to His Wives (Genesis 4:23-24) / S. Gevirtz --
From Analysis to Synthesis: The Interpretation of Genesis 1 --
11 / Bernhard W. Anderson --
The Coherence of the Flood Narrative / Gordon J. Wenham --
The "Tower of Babel" as a Clue to the Redactional Structuring of the Primeval History (Genesis 1:1 --
11:9) / J. M. Sasson --
Indexes --
Index of Authorities --
Index of Ancient Sources.
Series Title: Sources for biblical and theological study, 4.
Responsibility: edited by Richard S. Hess and David Toshio Tsumura.
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