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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, 1994.
Series: Sources for biblical and theological study, 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Comparative studies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard S Hess; David Toshio Tsumura
ISBN: 0931464889 9780931464881
OCLC Number: 31239619
Description: xvi, 480 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 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 --
The origins of civilization according to biblical and cunieform 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 --
The Old Testament genealogies in recent research / Robert R. Wilson --
The incantation series Bīt Mēseri 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 --
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 --
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.
Series Title: Sources for biblical and theological study, 4.
Responsibility: edited by Richard S. Hess and David Toshio Tsumura.
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