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Bibil Identifier bibil:239889
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Reconsidering Nehemiah's Judah
Title (English, ) The Case of MT and LXX Nehemia 11-12
Author Fulton, Deirdre N.
Series Forschungen zum Alten Testament. 2. Reihe (Volume: 80)
Year (Publication) 2015
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2015
Year (Copyright) 2015
Year (Reference) 2015
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature XA 578/80
Place 224.62.08
Publishing house Mohr Siebeck
Place Tübingen
ISBN 978-3-16-153881-0
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xv Pages
258 Pages
height in cm 23
Genre Original
Abstract In this work, Deirdre N. Fulton examines the differences in the MT and LXX texts of Nehemiah 11-12. She portrays the rebuilding of Judah by focusing on the people who settled in Jerusalem, a catalog of settlements in Judah, a list of temple personnel, and a narrative of the dedication and procession around the walls of Jerusalem. In this systematic study the author analyzes the textual divergences and changes these chapters underwent over time. While both traditions cast Nehemiah 11-12 in Persian period Judah, the textual divergences between the MT and LXX reveal intentional changes that occurred during the Hellenistic period.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the Old Testament : Writings : Nehemiah
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Text : Ancient Recensions and Versions : Greek Versions : Septuagint
Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : Bible (as a whole) -- Hermeneutics - Methods : Methods : Synchronic Methods : Literary Criticism
Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : Bible (as a whole) -- Hermeneutics - Methods : Methods : Diachronic Methods : Socio-historical Criticism
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : History of Canaan-Israel : Religion : Levites
Pericopes Nehemiah 11-12
Terms נָתִין נתין נתון
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