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Mark A. Leuchter

Mark A. Leuchter is associate professor of Hebrew Bible and ancient Judaism and director of Jewish studies at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His recent publications include The Polemics of Exile in Jeremiah 26–45 (2007) and Samuel and the Shaping of Tradition (2013).

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The Historical Writings introduces students to the character of the Deuteronomistic History and other historical writings (Ezra, Nehemiah, and 1 and 2 Chronicles); to the different roles history-writing plays throughout the Hebrew Bible; and to the key historical questions and methods shaping contemporary scholarly debate.

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Release date: 
July 1, 2016

The Historical Writings introduces students to the character of the Deuteronomistic History and other historical writings (Ezra, Nehemiah, and 1 and 2 Chronicles); to the different roles history-writing plays throughout the Hebrew Bible; and to the key historical questions and methods shaping contemporary scholarly debate.

Release date: 
May 12, 2010
The reigning assumptions in 1970s and 1980s scholarship on 1 and 2 Kings, and indeed on all of the Deuteronomistic history, have come under serious question....