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Reading a Bible in the Canon: Receptions of Chronicles Through the Ages

French, Blaire
Format
Thesis/Dissertation; Online
Author
French, Blaire
Advisor
French, Blaire
Abstract
This dissertation examines the reception history of the book of Chronicles, focusing on key moments of interpretation. It begins by identifying the features that are distinctive to Chronicles, and then looks at the following: the reception of Chronicles' King Manasseh in the ancient period; the importance of Chronicles' alternative theology and history for eighteenth-century Bible epitomes; the role of Chronicles in Julius Wellhausen's development of historical criticism; and the adaptation of Chronicles in the twenty-first century.
Language
English
Date Received
20140302
Published
University of Virginia, Department of Religious Studies, PHD (Doctor of Philosophy), 2014
Published Date
2014-02-11
Degree
PHD (Doctor of Philosophy)
Collection
Libra ETD Repository
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