By Michael Fishbane

First released in hardback in August 1985, Professor Fishbane's booklet bargains the 1st finished research of the phenomenon of textual research in old Israel. It explores the wealthy culture of exegesis ahead of the advance of biblical interpretation in early classical Judaism and the earliest Christian groups, and examines 4 major different types of exegesis: scribal, felony, aggadic, and mantological. In learning this topic, it emerges that the
Hebrew Bible is not just the basis rfile for the exegetical tradition of Judaism and Christianity, yet an exegetical paintings in its personal correct. Professor Fishbane, who has extra new fabric in appendices to this paperback version, has been presented 3 significant prizes for this paintings: the nationwide Jewish
Book Award 1986, the Biblical Archaeological Society 1986 book Award, and the Kenneth B. Smilen Literary Award.

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