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Retelling the Torah : the Deuteronomistic historian's use of Tetrateuchal narratives / John E. Harvey.

Harvey, John E., 1965- (Author). Harvey, John E., 1965- Retelling the Tetrateuch. (Added Author).
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Subject: Bible. Old Testament > Criticism, Narrative.
Bible. Old Testament > Language, style.
Bible. A.T. > Critique narrative.
Bible. A.T. > Langue.
Bible. A.T. > Style.
Narration in the Bible.
Narration dans la Bible.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780567365200
  • ISBN: 0567365204
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (127 pages).
  • Publisher: London ; T & T Clark International, ©2004.

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General Note: Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of St. Michael's College, 1997, under the title: Retelling the Tetrateuch : the Deuteronomistic historian's use of Tetrateuchal narratives.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-114) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Preface; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter 1 DTR's USE OF HIS TORAH IN DEUTERONOMY 1-3; Chapter 2 THE GENESIS OF THE PARALLEL NARRATIVES; Chapter 3 DTR'S TORAH-CONSCIOUSNESS; Chapter 4 INVERSION OF TORAH SCHEMATA; Chapter 5 JUDGMENT AND TORAH SCHEMATA; CONCLUSION; Appendix; Bibliography; Index of References.
Summary: The Deuteronomistic Historian patterned more than four dozen of his narratives after those in Genesis-Numbers. The stories that make up Genesis-Numbers were indelibly impressed on the Deuteronomistic Historian's mind, to such an extent that in Deuteronomy-Kings he tells the stories of the nation through the lens of Genesis-Numbers. John Harvey discusses the eight criteria which may be used as evidence that the given stories in Deuteronomy-Kings were based on those in Genesis-Numbers. Unified accounts in the Deuteronomistic History, for instance, often share striking parallels with two or more r.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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