Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 October 2019

248 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190052461

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The Finger of the Scribe

How Scribes Learned to Write the Bible

William M. Schniedewind

  • Includes new interpretations of ancient inscriptions connecting early Israelite education with cuneiform antecedents
  • Connects scribal education with the Late Bronze Age collapse in the Levant
  • Details the relationship between scribal education and biblical literature