The Resource Prophecy in the ancient Near East : a philological and sociological comparison, by Jonathan Stökl

Prophecy in the ancient Near East : a philological and sociological comparison, by Jonathan Stökl

Label
Prophecy in the ancient Near East : a philological and sociological comparison
Title
Prophecy in the ancient Near East
Title remainder
a philological and sociological comparison
Statement of responsibility
by Jonathan Stökl
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Prophecy in the Ancient Near East is the first book-length study that compares all evidence of ancient Near Eastern prophecy, focusing on the Mari texts. It re-evaluates recent scholarship and concludes that prophecy was a widespread phenomenon integrated into divination in general
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
202.117
Index
index present
LC call number
BL503
LC item number
.S76 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Culture and history of the ancient Near East,
Series volume
v. 56
Label
Prophecy in the ancient Near East : a philological and sociological comparison, by Jonathan Stökl
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--Oriental Institute, Oxford University, 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Message
  • Other Aspects of Neo-Assyrian Prophecy
  • Conclusions
  • Introduction to Prophecy in the Hebrew Bible
  • The Messengers
  • Conclusions
  • Comparison of Old Babylonian, Neo-Assyrian and Biblical Prophecy
  • Conclusions
  • Introduction
  • Introduction to Old Babylonian Prophecy
  • Old Babylonian Prophets
  • The Prophetic Message
  • Further Aspects of Old Babylonian Prophecy
  • Conclusions
  • Introduction to Neo-Assyrian Prophecy
  • Neo-Assyrian Prophets
Control code
ocn794328509
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004229938
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30487109
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794328509
  • pebcs9004229930

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