Vol 11 (2011)

Volume 11

Table of Contents


Elie Assis
Brian R. Doak
Martha E. Campos
Veronika Bachmann
Moshe Garsiel
Tova Ganzel
Amos Frisch
Alexander Andrason
Ellen van Wolde , Robert Rezetko
Robert E. Wallace
Hava Shalom-Guy
Israel Finkelstein , Ido Koch , Oded Lipschits
Talia Sutskover
Robert D. Holmstedt
Jeffrey Stackert


Review of Anderson, Gary A., Sin: A History (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009).
Micah D. Kiel
Review of Nakhai, Beth Alpert (ed.), The World of Women in the Ancient and Classical Near East (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008).
Elaine T. James
Review of Grabbe, Lester L. (ed.), Israel in Transition: From Late Bronze II to Iron IIa (c. 1250-850 B.C.E.) Volume 1. The Archaeology (LHBOTS, 491; ESHM, 7; New York: T&T Clark, 2008).
Trent C. Butler
Review of Klauk, Hans-Josef, B. McGinn, P. Mendes-Flohr, C.-L. Seow, H. Spieckermann, B.D. Walfish, E. Ziolkowski (eds.) , Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception: AaronAniconism (Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009).
Stephen Westerholm
Review of Bernat,David A., Sign of the Covenant: Circumcision in the Priestly Tradition (Ancient Israel and its Literature 3; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2009).
Trent C. Butler
Review of Horsley, Richard A. (ed.), In the Shadow of Empire: Reclaiming the Bible as a History of Faithful Resistance (Louisville, Ky.: Westminster/John Knox Press, 2008).
Jonathan Bernier
Review of Westbrook, Raymond and Bruce Wells, , Everyday Law in Biblical Israel: An Introduction (Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox, 2009).
Victor H. Matthews
Review of KUSATU (Kleine Untersuchengen zur Sprache des Alten Testaments und seiner Umwelt) 8.9 (2008).
John Cook
Review of Hadjiev,Tchavdar S., The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos (BZAW, 393; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2009)
Matthieu Richelle
Review of Green, Deborah A. and Laura S. Lieber (eds.), Scriptural Exegesis: The Shapes of Culture and the Religious Imagination, Essays in Honour of Michael Fishbane (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009).
William A. Tooman
Review of Tebes, Juan Manuel, Centro y Periferia en el mundo antiguo: El Negev y sus interacciones con Egipto, Asiria, y el Levante en la Edad del Hierro (1200-586 a.C.) (Ancient Near East Monographs, 1; 2nd ed.; Buenos Aires/Atlanta: SBL & CEHAO, 2008)
Romina Della Casa
Review of Moberly, R. W. L., The Theology of the Book of Genesis (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009).
Tim Stone
Review of Cotrozzi, Stefano, Expect the Unexpected: Aspects of Pragmatic Foregrounding in Old Testament Narratives (LHBOTS, 510: New York: T & T Clark, 2010).
Krzysztof J. Baranowski
Review of Crane, Ashley S., Israel's Restoration: A Textual-Comparative Exploration of Ezekiel 3639 (VTSup, 122; Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2008).
Iain M. Duguid
Review of Jones, Scott C., Rumors of Wisdom: Job 28 as Poetry (BZAW, 398; Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009).
August H. Konkel
Review of Petterson, Anthony R., Behold Your King: The Hope for the House of David in the Book of Zechariah (LHBOTS, 513; New York: T & T Clark, 2009).
Anna Suk Yee Lee
Review of Smith, Richard G., The Fate of Justice and Righteousness During David's Reign: Narrative Ethics and Rereading the Court History According to 2 Samuel 8:1520:26 (LHBOTS, 508; New York, NY: T&T Clark, 2009).
Adam Brown
Review of Hagedorn, Anselm C. and Henrik Pfeiffer (eds.), Die Erzväter in der biblischen Tradition: Festschrift für Matthias Köckert (BZAW, 400; Berlin, de Gruyter, 2009).
Christophe Nihan
Review of Tuckett, Christopher (ed.), Feasts and Festivals (Contributions to Biblical Exegesis & Theology, 53; Leuven: Peeters, 2009).
Peter Altmann
Review of Webster, Brian L., The Cambridge Introduction to Biblical Hebrew with CD-ROM (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009).
H. Daniel Zacharias
Review of Fleming, Daniel E. and Sara J. Milstein, The Buried Foundation of the Gilgamesh Epic: The Akkadian Huwawa Narrative (CM, 39; Leiden: Brill, 2010).
Scott C. Jones
Review of Jindo, Job Y., Biblical Metaphor Reconsidered: A Cognitive Approach to Poetic Prophecy in Jeremiah 124 (HSM, 64; Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns, 2010).
Hyuk-ki Kim
Review of Allen, Leslie C., Jeremiah: A Commentary (OTL; Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox, 2008).
Hetty Lalleman
Review of Niditch, Susan, My Brother Esau is a Hairy Man: Hair and Identity in Ancient Israel (New York: Oxford University Press, 2008).
Jonathan Y. Rowe
Review of Boccaccini, Gabriele and Giovanni Ibba (eds.), Enoch and Mosaic Torah: The Evidence of Jubilees (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2009).
Rodney A. Werline
Review of Corley, Jeremy and Vincent Skemp (eds.), Studies in the Greek Bible: Essays in Honor of Francis T. Gignac, S.J. (CBQMS, 44; Washington, DC: The Catholic Biblical Association of America, 2008).
Claude Cox
Review of Pratico, Gary D. and Miles V. Van Pelt, Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar (2nd. ed.; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2007) and idem, Basics of Biblical Hebrew Workbook (2nd. ed.; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2007).
Mary L. Conway
Review of Davis, Ellen F., Scripture, Culture, and Agriculture: An Agrarian Reading of the Bible (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009).
Steven J. Schweitzer
Review of de Hulster, Izaak J. and Rüdiger Schmitt, (eds.), Iconography and Biblical Studies: Proceedings of the Iconography Sessions at the Joint EABS / SBL Conference, 2226 July 2007, Vienna, Austria (AOAT, 361; Münster: Ugarit, 2009).
Frank Ueberschaer
Review of Tooman, William A. and Michael A. Lyons (eds.), Transforming Visions: Transformations of Text, Tradition, and Theology in Ezekiel (Princeton Theological Monograph Series, 127; Eugene, Oreg.: Pickwick, 2010).
Jason Gile
Review of Chung, Youn Ho, The Sin of the Calf: The Rise of the Bible's Negative Attitude Toward the Golden Calf (LHBOTS, 523; New York: T & T Clark, 2010).
Lissa M. Wray Beal
Review of O'Dowd, Ryan, The Wisdom of Torah: Epistemology in Deuteronomy and the Wisdom Literature (FRLANT, 225; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2009).
Doug Ingram
Review of Klein, Anja, Schriftauslegung im Ezechielbuch: Redaktionsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen zu Ez 3439 (BZAW, 391; Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2008).
William A. Tooman
Review of Smith, Mark S., God in Translation: Deities in Cross-Cultural Discourse in the Biblical World (Grand Rapids, Mich./Cambridge,UK: William B. Eerdmans, 2010).
Michael W. Duggan
Review of Westbrook, Raymond and Bruce Wells, , Everyday Law in Biblical Israel: An Introduction Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox, 2009).
David P. Wright
Review of Matthews, Victor H., , More than Meets the Ear: Discovering the Hidden Contexts of Old Testament Conversations (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2008).
Colin Toffelmire
Review of Earl, Douglas, Reading Joshua as Christian Scripture (Journal of Theological Interpretation Supplement 2; Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns, 2010).
J. Gordon McConville
Review of Schiffman, Lawrence, , The Courtyards of the House of the Lord: Studies in the Temple Scroll (STDJ, 75; Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2008).
Dwight D. Swanson
Review of Fischer, Stefan, Das Hohelied Salomos zwischen Poesie und Erzählung: Erzähltextanalyse eines poetischen Textes (FAT, 72; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck 2010).
Matthias Hopf
Review of Trebolle Barrera, Julio and Susana Pottecher, Job (Madrid: Trotta, 2011).
Andrés Piquer Otero
Review of Barrick, W. Boyd, BMH as Body Language: A Lexical and Iconographical Study of the Word BMH When not a Reference to Cultic Phenomena in Biblical and Post-Biblical Hebrew (LHBOTS, 477; London, New York: T&T Clark, 2008).
Elizabeth Hayes
Review of Halvorson-Taylor, Martien, Enduring Exile: The Metaphorization of Exile in the Hebrew Bible
John Ahn
Review of Oswald, Wolfgang, Nathan der Prophet: Eine Untersuchung zu 2Samuel 7 und 12 und 1Könige 1 (ATANT, 94; Zurich: Theologischer Verlag, 2008).
Jürg Hutzli
Review of Knoppers, Gary N., and Kenneth A. Ristau, eds., Community Identity in Judean Historiography: Biblical and Comparative Perspectives (Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns, 2009).
Steven J. Schweitzer
Review of Janse, Sam, , You are My Son: The Reception History of Psalm 2 in Early Judaism and the Early Church (Contributions to Biblical Exegesis & Theology, 51; Leuven: Peeters, 2009).
Scott C. Jones
Bosworth, David A., The Story within a Story in Biblical Hebrew Narrative
Shannon Baines
Vialle, Catherine, Une analyse comparée d'Esther TM et LXX: Regard sur deux récits d'une même histoire
Veronika Bachmann
Meer, Michaël van der, Percy van Keulen, Wido van Peursen, and Bas ter Haar Romeny (eds.), Isaiah in Context: Studies in Honour of Arie van der Kooij on the Occasion of his Sixty-Fifth Birthday
J. Blake Couey
Day, John (ed.), Prophecy and the Prophets in Ancient Israel
J. Todd Hibbard
Holmstedt, Robert D., Ruth: A Handbook on the Hebrew Text
Anthony R. Pyles
Russell, Stephen C., Images of Egypt in Early Biblical Literature: Cisjordan-Israelite, Transjordan-Israelite, and Judahite Portrayals
Safwat Marzouk
Nicklas, Tobias, Friedrich V. Reiterer, and Joseph Verheyden (eds.), The Human Body in Death and Resurrection
Anke Dorman
IS LUDLUL BĒL NĒMEQI WISDOM LITERATURE? A review article of: Annus, Amar and Alan Lenzi, Ludlul bēl nēmeqi: The Standard Babylonian Poem of the Righteous Sufferer
Victor Avigdor Hurowitz
Yasur-Landau, Assaf, Jennie R. Ebeling, and Laura B. Mazow (eds.), Household Archaeology in Ancient Israel and Beyond
Cynthia Shafer-Elliott
MAKING THE PAST PRESENT A review article of: Halpern, Baruch, From Gods to God: The Dynamics of Iron Age Cosmologies
Nathan MacDonald
Sommer, Benjamin D., The Bodies of God and the World of Ancient Israel
J Todd Hibbard
Weeks, Stuart, An Introduction to the Study of Wisdom Literature
Scott C Jones
Evans, Paul S., The Invasion of Sennacherib in the Book of Kings: A Source-Critical and Rhetorical Study of 2 Kings 18–19
Gordon Oeste
Ballhorn, Egbert, Israel am Jordan: Narrative Topographie im Buch Josua
Ernst Axel Knauf
Linafelt, Tod, Claudia V. Camp, and Timothy Beal, (eds.) The Fate of King David: The Past and Present of a Biblical Icon
Johannes Klein
George, Mark K., Israel's Tabernacle as Social Space
AJ Culp
Meadors, Edward P., Idolatry and the Hardening of the Heart: A Study in Biblical Theology
Rob Barrett
OF DAVID'S ACTIONS AND THE DAVIDIC REDACTION A review article of: Fischer, Alexander Achilles, Von Hebron nach Jerusalem: Eine redaktionsgeschichtliche Studie zur Erzählung von König David in II Sam 1–5
Jeremy M Hutton
Tiemeyer, Lena Sofia, For The Comfort of Zion: The Geographical and Theological Location of Isaiah 40–55
Mark Leuchter
Jindo, Job Y., Biblical Metaphor Reconsidered: A Cognitive Approach to Poetic Prophecy in Jeremiah 1–24
Paul Kang-Kul Cho