Introduction to the Hebrew Bible by John J. Collins

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In this balanced and thorough introduction to the Hebrew Bible, John J. Collins takes his students on a historical-critical journey through biblical texts. With an accessible yet authoritative tone, he identifies the complex ethical issues raised by the text and challenges his students to understand the responsibilities of interpretation. Drawing on his many years of expert teaching, Collins produces a clear and concise tool for undergraduate, graduate, and seminary settings with maps, images, and suggestions for further reading to guide students along the way.

About John J. Collins

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Collins is a professor at Yale University.
Published March 1, 2004 by Fortress Press. 700 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference.

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