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Hermann Gunkel

Hermann Gunkel (late Professor of Old Testament at the university in Berlin, Giessen, and Halle, Germany) is one of the most important figures in the history of Old Testament research. He is best known as the founding figure of form criticism and as a member of the History of Religion School.

Book List

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Release date: 
October 25, 2001
Explores form, tradition, and theology The chapters in this volume provide the general reader an opportunity to learn from one of the greatest biblical...
Release date: 
January 1, 1979
This little book, the first by Hermann Gunkel, shattered the reigning images of the New Testament idea of the Spirit. Gunkel's argument not only revolutionized...