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Published: 28 October 2010

806 Pages | 2 maps, 7 black and white figures


ISBN: 9780199207237

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The Oxford Handbook of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Edited by Timothy H. Lim and John J. Collins

Oxford Handbooks in Religion and Theology

  • Draws together an international panel of thirty experts providing a wide array of perspectives and approaches
  • Covers the full range of topics related to the scrolls, including articles on the archaeology of Khirbet Qumran, the cemetery, presence of women, the scrolls' relevance for the Hebrew Bible, Judaism, and New Testament
  • Engages with ongoing lively debate on these topics and suggests avenues for future research
  • Each article contains a further readings section and extensive bibliographical entries