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Published: 01 June 2015

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199370252

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The Conflict Myth and the Biblical Tradition

Debra Scoggins Ballentine

  • Argues that biblical examples of the conflict motif are genuinely Israelite/Judean, rather than "borrowed"
  • Demonstrates how traditional and mythic themes are employed to further political and religious ideologies