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Founders of Old Testament Criticism Biographical, Descriptive, and Critical Studies by T. K. Cheyne

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Written in English


  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - Old Testament,
  • Bible - Criticism Interpretation - Old Testament,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference

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Number of Pages382
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Open LibraryOL8866764M
ISBN 101592443788
ISBN 109781592443789

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Karl Heinrich Graf (Febru – J ) was a German Old Testament scholar and was born at Mülhausen (now Mulhouse) in Alsace and died in Meissen in Saxony.. He studied Biblical exegesis and oriental languages at the University of Strassburg under Édouard Reuss, and, after holding various teaching posts, was made instructor in French and Hebrew at the Authority control: BNF: cb (data), . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Founders of Old Testament Criticism: Biographical, Descriptive and Critical Studies by Thomas Kelly Cheyne (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! This well-written introduction to the method of literary criticism gives the reader an awareness and appreciation of the rich diversity of thought found in the Old Testament. The student is shown how to identify the elements of structure, style, form, language, and composition in the books of the Old Testament. Norman Habel demonstrates how literacy criticism works with examples which are. Because of its long oral tradition the Old Testament includes an array of different literary types and compositions. Analysis of these genres in the biblical material is known as form criticism. Gene Tucker draws on contemporary speech patterns to illustrate how the scholar pinpoints various categories or genres. The basic principles of form criticism are outlined and many biblical examples given.

The Pentateuch (or Hexateuch) was finally completed in its present form at some time before B.C. The latest parts of the Old Testament are the books of Chronicles, Ezra and Nehemiah (c. B.C.), Ecclesiastes and Esther (3rd century) and Daniel, composed either in the 3rd century or according to some views as late as the time of Antiochus Epiphanes (c. B.C.). Modern criticism assigns new dates to some of the Old Testament books; it believes that the exile was a period of great spiritual and intellectual activity, and a number of books are placed subsequent to Ezra and Nehemiah, which in itself would imply a denial of the view that the canon was finally closed in . Cheyne, Founders of Old Testament Criticism (pp. , biographical sketches of critical scholars since the middle of the 18th century; pp. 2 2, criticism of Driver's Introduction). 0 He took much interest in natural philosophy, and presented various papers before the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, of which he was one of the. Founders of Old Testament Criticism by Thomas Kelly Cheyne, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.