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Author Evans, Paul S
Title Chronicling the Chronicler : The Book of Chronicles and Early Second Temple Historiography
Imprint Winona Lake : Pennsylvania State University Press, 2012
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Paul S. Evans -- Part 1 -- Texts and Studies -- The Genealogies of 1 Chronicles 1-9: Purposes, Forms, and the Utopian Identity of Israel -- Steven Schweitzer -- Reading the Lists: Several Recent Studies of the Chronicler's Genealogies -- Keith Bodner -- Seeking Saul in Chronicles -- P. J. Sabo -- Let the Crime Fit the Punishment: The Chronicler's Explication of David's "Sin" in 1 Chronicles 21 -- Paul S. Evans -- Of Jebus, Jerusalem, and Benjamin: The Chronicler's Sondergut in 1 Chronicles 21 against the Background of the Late Persian Era in Yehud -- Louis Jonker -- Historia or Exegesis? Assessing the Chronicler's Hezekiah-Sennacherib Narrative -- Paul S. Evans -- Reading Chronicles and Reshaping the Memory of Manasseh -- Ehud Ben Zvi -- The Cohesiveness of 2 Chronicles 33:1-36:23 as a Literary Unit Concluding the Book of Chronicles -- Shannon E. Baines -- Part 2 -- Central Themes -- "To Him You Must Listen": The Prophetic Legislation in Deuteronomy and the Reformation of Classical Tradition in Chronicles -- Gary N. Knoppers -- Divine Retribution in Herodotus and the Book of Chronicles -- John W. Wright -- Gazing through the Cloud of Incense: Davidic Dynasty and Temple Community in the Chronicler's Perspective -- Mark J. Boda -- Toward a Sense of Balance: Remembering the Catastrophe of Monarchic Judah / (Ideological) Israel and Exile through Reading Chronicles in Late Yehud -- Ehud Ben Zvi -- Part 3 -- Future Prospects -- Response: Reflections on the Book of Chronicles and Second Temple Historiography -- Christine Mitchell -- Bibliography -- Index of Authors -- Index of Scripture
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Evans, Paul S. Chronicling the Chronicler : The Book of Chronicles and Early Second Temple Historiography Winona Lake : Pennsylvania State University Press,c2012 9781575062907
Subject Bible. -- Chronicles -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.;Bible. -- Chronicles -- Historiography
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Alt Author Williams, Tyler F
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