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Did the Jews abandon the Greek Bible to the early Christians?

Did the Jews abandon the Greek Bible to the early Christians?

Nicholas de Lange February 26, 2013 4

Nicholas de Lange explores the use of the Greek Bible amongst Jews in Late Antiquity with Greek Scripture and the Rabbis. For too long scholars have pursued the study of the Greek bible and

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Mapping the World beyond the Garden: Is the Bible Ever Read in its Context?

Mapping the World beyond the Garden: Is the Bible Ever Read in its Context?

Brennan Breed February 6, 2013 0

Brennan Breed reflects on challenges and prospects in the emerging field of Reception History with Peter Lanfer’s Remembering Eden. ‘But does the text actually say that the serpent is the devil?’ The instructor often

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The Art of the Review Essay: David H. Aaron

The Art of the Review Essay: David H. Aaron

David H. Aaron February 6, 2013 0

How this hybrid form is a work of scholarship and how to produce it. Scholars frequently regard writing reviews as a ‘service to the profession’. Three forms have dominated reviews in traditional print media:

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To the Reader

To the Reader

T.M. Law January 29, 2013 3

Dear Reader: This is an experiment. An idea conceived more than a year ago and refined during the past seven months has finally come to life: a review of books in the humanities that

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Has Michael Coogan Seized His Opportunity? – By Charles Halton

Has Michael Coogan Seized His Opportunity? – By Charles Halton

Charles Halton January 29, 2013 8

Charles Halton on Michael Coogan’s A Reader of Ancient Near Eastern Texts The first literary anthology appeared no later than the Hellenistic period twenty one centuries ago and the genre remains popular today. Anthologies provide

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A New Norm for the Academic Book Review

A New Norm for the Academic Book Review

T.M. Law January 29, 2013 1

MRB aims to create a new norm for the academic book review. Every review passes through several stages of an intensive editorial process. Our review editors work with authors to ensure the review conforms to our

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The NA28 is Here. But Don’t Scrap Your 27th Just Yet.

The NA28 is Here. But Don’t Scrap Your 27th Just Yet.

Peter Williams January 29, 2013 6

Peter Williams on the Nestle-Aland Novum Testamentum Graece 28 If I were just allowed one book to assist my study of the New Testament, this edition, with its 114 year history, would be it.

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