|Author:||Harold C. Washington|
|Subcategory:||Bible Study & Reference|
|Publisher:||Scholars Pr (1994)|
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The Essence of the Old Testament. Ed Hindson, Gary Yates. ISBN-13: 9781433677076. Full Title:Wealth and Poverty in the Instruction of Amenemope and the Hebrew Proverbs: A Comparative Case Study in the Social Location and Function of Ancient Near Eastern Wisdom Literature. ISBN-13:978-0788500732. Every textbook comes with a 21-day "Any Reason" guarantee. Published by Scholars Pr. Need help ASAP?
Wisdom Literature shows us the ancient Near East functioning as a single world, with .
Wisdom Literature shows us the ancient Near East functioning as a single world, with distinctive but interconnected cultures. This article looks at didactic Wisdom Literature, books that seek to educate young men in the skills of leading a good and virtuous life. The article surveys Wisdom books in Egypt, Mesopotamia and its periphery, and Israel.
The Teaching Of Amen-Em-Ope And The Book Of Proverbs Paperback. Wisdom of Egypt and the Old Testament in the Light of the Newly Discovered Teachings of Amen-em-ope Hardcover. Special offers and product promotions. Paperback: 256 pages. Publisher: Society of Biblical Literature (January 1, 1994).
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Ancient Egyptian Literature . Washington, Harold C. Atlanta, Scholars Press, 1994. Whybray, R. N. Wealth and Poverty in the Book of Proverbs (Sheffield: JSOT: supllement Series 99, 1990). Wisdom in Proverbs: The Concept of Wisdom in Proverbs 1-9. Studies in Biblical Theology.
The Instruction of Amenemope was written in ancient Egypt and is a collection of wise sayings and general principles for living. Old Testament and literary scholars have long debated whether or not Proverbs is related to the Instruction of Amenemope and, if so, to what extent. Proverbs 22:17–24:22 is the third collection in the book of Proverbs and is labelled Words of the Wise. Like the first section (Proverbs 1–9), it uses flowing poems addressed from a father to a son (Proverbs 1:8; 23:19), unlike the short, general statements of the second section (Proverbs 10:1–22:16).
Harold C. Washington is the professor of Hebrew Bible at Saint Paul School of Theology in Kansas City, Missouri. degrees from Princeton Theological Seminary. A member of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), he is both a pacifist and a vegetarian. Washington's professional output is considerable.
The students in my doctoral seminar on the book of Proverbs have also . Studies in Ancient Israelite Wisdom (New York: KTAV Publishing House, 1976).
And my wife, Emilie, and our daughters, Lydia and Abigail, who continue to be Preliminary Materials 3 my crown and delight, have been unflagging supports; to them go my greatest thanks with much love. Camp, Claudia V. Wisdom and the Feminine in the Book of Proverbs (Bible & Literature Series, 11; Decatur: Almond Press, 1985). Wealth and Poverty in The Instruction of Amenemope and the Hebrew Proverbs (Atlanta, GA: Scholars Press, 1994). Lest He Die in the Battle and Another Man Take Her’: Violence and the Construction of Gender in the Laws of Deuteronomy 20-22, in Gender and Law in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East, Victor H. Matthews, Bernard M. Levinson and Tikva Frymer-Kensky, ed. JSOT Supplement Series, 262 (Sheffield, UK: Sheffield Academic Press, 1998), 185-213. Discussion with Dr. Washington, November 17, 2009.
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Bibliographic Details Publisher: Scholars Press, Atlanta, Georgia, . Publication Date: 1994. Book Condition: Very Good.