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Author Jamieson-Drake, David W.

Title Scribes and schools in monarchic Judah : a socio-archeological approach / David W. Jamieson-Drake
Published Sheffield, England : Almond Press, 1991
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Description 1 online resource (240 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series, 0309-0787 ; 109
The Social world of biblical antiquity series, 0265-1408 ; 9
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 109
Social world of biblical antiquity series ; 9
Summary The question of the existence and nature of scribal institutions in ancient Israel has up to now been debated primarily on literary grounds. In placing the question of scribes and schools in a socio-archaeological context, as the present study does, this problem is reformulated. The focus shifts from the question of the prevalence of literary skills to the broader question of the function of those skills within ancient society
Analysis Palestine History, B.C.1225-B.C.63
Palestine History, B.C.1225-B.C.63
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-237) and indexes
Notes 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. MiAaHDL
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Subject Excavations (Archaeology) -- Palestine.
Jews -- Civilization -- To 70 A.D.
Scribes -- Palestine -- History.
Palestine -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0567202844 (electronic bk.)
9780567202840 (electronic bk.)