Books Received-2010

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Ahn, John J. and Stephen L. Cook, eds. Thus Says the Lord: Essays on the Former and Later Prophets in Honor of Robert R. Wilson. LHBOTS 502. Pp. xvi + 327. New York: T & T Clark, 2009. Cloth, $140.00.

Andersson, Greger. Untamable Texts: Literary Studies and Narrative Theory in the Books of Samuel. LHBOTS 514. Pp. xii + 279. New York: T & T Clark, 2009. Cloth, $130.00.

Arbel, Daphna, J. R. C. Cousland, and Dietmar Neufeld.... And So They Went Out: The Lives of Adam and Eve as Cultural Transformative Story. Pp. xvi + 189. New York: T & T Clark, 2010. Cloth, $130.00.

Assis, Elie. Flashes of Fire: A Literary Analysis of the Song of Songs. LHBOTS 503. Pp. xii + 292. New York: T & T Clark, 2009. Cloth, $130.00.

Balaban, Avraham. [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Nine mothers and mother: Representations of motherhood in Modern Hebrew fiction). Pp. 191. TelAviv: Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2010. Paper.

Bar-Asher, M. and C. E. Cohen, eds. [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Mas'at Aharon: Linguistic studies presented to Aron Dotan). Pp. [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] + 644 + vii *+ 54 *. Jerusalem: The Bialik Institute, 2009. Cloth.

Bar-Tikva, Binyamin. [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (Genres and topics in provencal and catalonian piyyut). Pp. 519. Beer-Sheva: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Press, 2009. Cloth.

Barker, Margaret. Creation: A Biblical Vision for the Environment. Pp. xii + 326. New York: T & T Clark, 2010. Paper, $29.95.

Barrett, Rob. Disloyalty and Destruction: Religion and Politics in Deuteronomy and the Modern World. Pp. xv + 280. New York: T & T Clark, 2009. Cloth, $130.00.

Basser, Herbert. The Mind behind the Gospels: A Commentary to Matthew 1-14. Pp. xvii + 377. Boston, Mass.: Academic Studies Press, 2009. Cloth, $69.00.

Beitzel, Barry J. The New Moody Atlas of the Bible. Pp. xii + 292. Chicago, Ill.: Moody, 2009. Cloth, $49.99.

Bird, Michael F. Crossing over Sea and Land: Jewish Missionary Activity in the Second Temple Period. Pp. xvi + 208. Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson Publishers, 2010. Paper, $24.95.

Blau, Joshua. Phonology and Morphology of Biblical Hebrew: An Introduction. Linguistic Studies in Ancient West Semitic 2. Pp. xiv + 369. Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns, 2010. Cloth, $59.50.

Botta, Alejandro F. The Aramaic and Egyptian Legal Traditions at Elephantine: An Egyptological Approach. LSTS 64. Pp. xvii + 237. New York: T & T Clark, 2009. Cloth,

$130.00.

Brenner, Rachel Feldhay. [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (The freedom to write: The woman-artist and the world in Ruth Almog's fiction). Migdarim (genders). Pp. 215. Tel-Aviv: Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2008. Paper.

Calvert-Koyzis, Nancy and Heather Weir, eds. Breaking Boundaries: Female Biblical Interpreters Who Challenged the Status Quo. LHBOTS 524. Pp. viii + 214. New York: T & T Clark, 2010. Cloth, $130.00.

Chung, Youn Ho. The Sin of the Calf: The Rise of the Bible's Negative Attitude toward the Golden Calf. LHBOTS 523. Pp. xiii + 242. New York: T & T Clark, 2010. Cloth, $130.00.

Cohen, Zafrira Lidovsky. [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]" ("Loosen the fetters of thy tongue woman": Concealment and revealment in the poetry of Yona Wallach). Pp. 229. Tel-Aviv: Hakibbutz Hameuchad, 2009. Paper.

Cohn-Sherbok, Dan. Judaism Today. Pp. vii + 191. New York: Continuum, 2010. Paper, $22.95.

Collins, John J. Beyond the Qumran Community: The Sectarian Movement of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Pp. xii + 266. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2010. Paper, $25.00.

Cotrozzi, Stefano. Expect the Unexpected: Aspects of Pragmatic Foregrounding in Old Testament Narratives. LHBOTS 510. Pp. xviii + 290. New York: T & T Clark, 2010. Cloth, $120.00.

Daschke, Dereck and Andrew Kille, eds. A Cry Instead of Justice: The Bible and Cultures of Violence in Psychological Perspective. …