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Author Rad, Gerhard von, 1901-1971.

Title Wisdom in Israel / Gerhard von Rad ; [translated by James D. Martin from the German]
Published Harrisburg, Pa. : Trinity Press International, 1993
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Description 1 online resource (x, 330 pages)
Summary This classic text, the last major work by the great Hebrew Bible scholar Gerhard von Rad, has long been unavailable in North America. It is now being reissued in paperback from to satisfy the continuing demand for copies of the book. In brief, the subject of von Rad's study of Hebrew wisdom is Israel's willingness to ground faith in encounter with the world as the creation of God. Those familiar with the author's Old Testament Theology will recall how he identified two great watersheds in the history of Israel's thought. The first was the rise of the prophetic movement, which occasioned a radica
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Wisdom literature -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Martin, James D., 1935-
ISBN 0567000079 (electronic bk.)
9780567000071 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Weisheit in Israel. English