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Bibil Identifier bibil:212204
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) The Book of The Watchers (1 Enoch 1-36): An Anti-Mosaic, Non-Mosaic, or Even Pro-Mosaic Writing?
Author Bachmann, Veronika
Journal Journal of Hebrew Scriptures (Volume: 11, Issue: 4)
Year (Publication) 2011
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2011
Year (Copyright) 2011
Year (Reference) 2011
Language English
Pages 1-23 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The Book of the Watchers (BW) is generally considered a non-Mosaic if not an anti-Mosaic writing. In more recent research, discussions on the meaning of such labels are ever so prevalent. Nevertheless, the positions do not move far beyond the common patterns of interpretation. The present paper explores the different presuppositions and arguments supporting the assumption of the non- or even anti-Mosaic character of the BW and proposes a reading beyond the antagonism “Enochic” versus “Mosaic.”
DOI 10.5508/jhs.2011.v11.a4
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Milieu : Ancient Judaism : Themes : Enoch
Thesaurus BiBIL : Milieu : Ancient Judaism : Themes : Moses
Pericopes 1 Enoch (Ethiopic Apocalypse) 1-36
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