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Donkeys in the Biblical World

Hardback|Jan 2011
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In this volume, Kenneth Way explores the role of donkeys in the symbolism and ceremonies of the biblical world. His study stands alone in providing a comprehensive examination of donkeys in ancient Near Eastern texts, the archaeological record, and the...


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In this volume, Kenneth Way explores the role of donkeys in the symbolism and ceremonies of the biblical world. His study stands alone in providing a comprehensive examination of donkeys in ancient Near Eastern texts, the archaeological record, and the Hebrew Bible. Way demonstrates that donkeys held a distinct status in the beliefs and rituals of the ancient Near East and especially Canaan-Israel.
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PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 338479
  • Product Code 9781575062136
  • ISBN 1575062135
  • EAN 9781575062136
  • Pages 272
  • Department Academic
  • Category Biblical Studies
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Eisenbrauns
  • Publication Date Jan 2011
  • Dimensions 230 x 165 x 27mm
  • Weight 0.680kg
  • Forewordacknowledgmentsabbreviations1. Introduction1.1. Focus And Contribution1.2. History Of Scholarship1.3. Problems And Prospects1.4. Scope And Limitations1.5. Methodology??1.6. Animals In The Biblical World1.7. Summary2. The Donkey In Ancient Near Eastern Texts2.1. Egyptian Sources2.2. Northwest Semitic Sources2.3. Hittite Sources2.4. Akkadian Sources2.5. Sumerian Sources2.6. Summary3. The Donkey In Near Eastern Archaeology3.1. Egypt3.2. Israel-palestine3.3. Syria3.4. Iraq3.5. Other3.6. Historical Summary3.7. Interpretations4. The Donkey In Biblical Literature4.1. Terminology4.2. Review Of Previous Observations4.3. Shechem Traditions (gen 33:18-34:31, Josh 24:32, Judg 8:33-9:57)4.4. Redemption Of The Firstborn (exodus 13:13, 34:20)4.5. Balaam's Jenny (numbers 22:22-35)4.6. Man Of God From Judah (1 Kings 13)4.7. Donkey Burial (jeremiah 22:19)4.8. Summary5. Synthesis5.1. Symbolic Significance Of Donkeys5.2. Ceremonial Significance Of Donkeys5.3. Conclusion5.4. Future Researchappendix: Equid Terminologybibliographyindexes

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