Vol 7 (2007)

Volume 7

Table of Contents


A Reconsideration of Manuscripts Classified as Scrolls of the Twelve Minor Prophets (XII) Abstract PDF
Philippe Guillaume
The Unlikely Malachi-Jonah Sequence (4QXIIa) Abstract PDF
Philippe Guillaume
Rereading Oracles of God: Twenty Years After John Barton, Oracles of God: Perceptions of Prophecy in Israel after the Exile (London: Darton, Longman and Todd, 1986) Abstract PDF
Ehud Ben Zvi, Ehud Ben Zvi, Philip R. Davies, James Kugel, Hindy Najmann, John Barton
Crime Scene Investigation: A Text-Critical Mystery and the Strange Death of Ishbosheth Abstract PDF
Keith Bodner
Revisiting the Composition of Ezra-Nehemiah: In Conversation with Jacob Wright’s Rebuilding Identity: The Nehemiah Memoir and its Earliest Readers (BZAW, 348; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2004) Abstract PDF
Gary N. Knoppers, Gary N. Knoppers, Deirdre N. Fulton, David M. Carr, Ralph W. Klein, Jacob L. Wright
Composition, Rhetoric and Theology in Haggai 1:1–11 Abstract PDF
Elie Assis
Scribes Before and After 587 BCE: A Conversation Abstract PDF
Mark Leuchter, Jacob L. Wright, Jeffrey C. Geoghegan, Lauren A. S. Monroe
John Van Seters, Author or Redactor? Abstract PDF
John Van Seters
A Goat to Go to Azazel Abstract PDF
Aron Pinker
Expatriates, Repatriates, and the Question of Zion’s Status – In Conversation with Melody D. Knowles, Centrality Practiced: Jerusalem in the Religious Practices of Yehud and the Diaspora in the Persian Period Abstract PDF
Gary N. Knoppers, Deirdre N. Fulton, David Janzen, Ralph W. Klein, Melody D. Knowles
Keeping It Literal: The Economy of the Song of Songs Abstract PDF
Roland Boer
“White Trash” Wisdom: Proverbs 9 Deconstructed Abstract PDF
Mark Sneed
“Word Play” in Qoheleth Abstract PDF
Scott B. Noegel
Did Second Temple High Priests Possess the Urim and Thummim? Abstract PDF
Lisbeth S. Fried
David S. Vanderhooft (ed.), In Conversation with Oded Lipschits, The Fall and Rise of Jerusalem. Abstract PDF
David Vanderhooft, Rainer Albertz, Tamara Cohn Eskenazi, Gary N. Knoppers, Daniel M. Master, H. G. M. Williamson, Oded Lipschits
Found But Not Lost: A Skeptical Note on the Document Discovered in the Temple under Josiah Abstract PDF
David Henige


Review of Alice Mouton, Rêves hittites: Contribution à une histoire et une anthropologie du rêve en Anatolie ancienne HTML
Scott Noegel
Review of J. Maxwell Miller and John H. Hayes, A History of Ancient Israel and Judah HTML
Michael Carasik
Review of David Toshio Tsumura, The First Book of Samuel HTML
Steven L. McKenzie
Review of Joseph Azize and Noel Weeks, eds., Gilgameš and the World of Assyria. Proceedings of the Conference held at Mandelbaum House, The University of Sydney, 21-23 July 2004 HTML
Scott Noegel
Review of Diane Banks, Writing the History of Israel HTML
Iain Provan
Review of Victor H. Matthews, Manners and Customs in the Bible: An Illustrated Guide to Daily Life in Bible Times HTML
Bruce Power
Review of Alice Hunt, Missing Priests: The Zadokites in Tradition and History HTML
Adam L. Porter
Review of Eric A. Seibert, Subversive Scribes and the Solomonic Narrative: A Rereading of I Kings 1–11 HTML
Mark W. Hamilton
Review of Carol Dempsey, Jeremiah: Preacher of Grace, Poet of Truth HTML
Kathleen M. O’Connor
Review of Ronald Hendel, Remembering Abraham: Culture, Memory, and History in the Hebrew Bible HTML
Wesley Hu
Review of Richard M. Davidson, Flame of Yahweh: Sexuality in the Old Testament HTML
Heather Macumber
Review of Gershom M. H. Ratheiser, Mitzvoth Ethics and the Jewish Bible: The End of Old Testament Theology HTML
Dale Patrick
Review of Jerome T. Walsh, Ahab: The Construction of a King HTML
Keith Bodner
Review of Philip F. Esler, ed., Ancient Israel: The Old Testament in its Social Context HTML
Patricia Dutcher-Walls
Review of Peter B. Dirksen, 1 Chronicles HTML
Christine Mitchell
Review of Oded Lipschits, The Fall and Rise of Jerusalem: Jerusalem under Babylonian Rule HTML
Ken Ristau
Review of David H. Aaron, Etched in Stone: The Emergence of the Decalogue HTML
T. R. Hobbs
Review of Diana Edelman, The Origins of the Second Temple: Persian Imperial Policy and the Rebuilding of Jerusalem HTML
Mark Boda
Review of Marvin A. Sweeney, Form and Intertextuality in Prophetic and Apocalyptic Literature HTML
James Linville
Review of Cheryl Anderson, Women, Ideology and Violence: Critical Theory and the Construction of Gender in the Book of the Covenant and Deuteronomic Law HTML
Athalya Brenner
Review of Mark W. Hamilton, The Body Royal: The Social Poetics of Kingship in Ancient Israel HTML
Dale Launderville
Review of Wesley J. Bergen, Reading Ritual: Leviticus in Postmodern Culture HTML
Bernon P. Lee
Review of George Athas, The Tel Dan Inscription: A Reappraisal and a New Interpretation HTML
Daniel Miller
Review of Oded Lipschits and Manfred Oeming, eds., Judah and the Judeans in the Persian Period HTML
Ken Ristau
Review of Mary Douglas, Jacob’s Tears: The Priestly Work of Reconciliation HTML
Bernon Lee
Review of JoAnn Scurlock, Magico-Medical Means of Treating Ghost-Induced Illnesses in Ancient Mesopotamia and JoAnn Scurlock and Burton Andersen, Diagnoses in Assyrian and Babylonian Medicine: Ancient Sources, Translations, and Modern Medical Analyses HTML
Scott Noegel
Review of Antony F. Campbell and Mark A. O’Brien, Rethinking the Pentateuch: Prolegomena to the Theology of Ancient Israel HTML
Lissa M. Wray Beal
Review of Piotr Bienkowski, Christopher Mee, Elizabeth Slater, Writing and Ancient Near East Society: Papers in Honor of Alan R. Millard HTML
Juan Manuel Tebes
Review of Carol Meyers, Exodus HTML
William H. Irwin

ISSN: 1203-1542