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Published: 05 October 2017

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780198784531

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Violence and Personhood in Ancient Israel and Comparative Contexts

T. M. Lemos

  • Offers the first book-length work on personhood in ancient Israel
  • Reveals widespread intersections between violence and personhood in both this society and the wider region
  • Examines materials from the Hebrew Bible, ancient Near Eastern literature, and contemporary American society