“La estructura del libro, basada no en las fases arqueológicas sino en los grandes temas bíblicos, hace que su lectura sea atractiva para el no arqueólogo [. The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology’s New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts, a book published in , discusses the archaeology of Israel and its relationship to the origins and content of the Hebrew Bible. The authors are Israel Finkelstein, Professor of Archaeology at Tel Aviv Ze’ev Herzog, professor of archaeology at Tel Aviv University, wrote a. La Biblia Desenterrada (English, Spanish, Paperback) / Author: Israel Finkelstein / Author: Neil Silberman ; ; History of religion, General.
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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Early biblical archaeology was conducted with the presumption that the Bible must be true, finds only being considered as illustrations for desenterrqda biblical narrative, and interpreting evidence to fit the Bible. The book became a bestseller within its field.
Todos los Evangelios Spanish Edition. Finkelstein and Silberman suggest that Necho may have objected to Josiah’s expansionist policies, which could have threatened the Egyptian dominance of the region to the west of Judah the Philistine lands or of the strategically important Jezreel Valley to its north, or could equally have objected to the effect of the new deuteronomic social policies on the caravan routes, which ran through southern Judah.
Imagination invariably exceeds the evidence; research makes plausible the reconstruction. Assembling clues to argue their thesis requires bold imagination and disciplined research. Judah, as a loyal Egyptian vassal-state, resisted, with disastrous consequences: The Bible Unearthed was well received by some biblical scholars and archaeologists and critically by others.
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Ze’ev Herzogprofessor of archaeology at Tel Aviv Universitywrote a cover story for Haaretz in in which he reached similar conclusions following the same methodology; Herzog noted also that some of these findings have been accepted by the majority of biblical scholars and archaeologists for years and even decades, even though they have only recently begun to make a dent in the awareness of the general public.
Learn more about Amazon Prime. Camels arrived in region much later than biblical reference”. His successor and sonManassehreversed the religious changes, re-introducing religious pluralism; Finkelstein and Silberman suggest that this may have been an attempt to gain co-operation from village elders and clans, so that he would not need so much centralised administration, and could therefore allow the countryside to return to economic autonomy.
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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Hezekiah’s actions had given away the gold and silver from the Jerusalem Temple impoverished his state, lost him his own daughters and concubines,  and reduced bibia territory to a small region around Jerusalem, most of the people elsewhere in Judah being deported; Manasseh had brought peace and prosperity back to the country,  but because the Book of Kings bases its decisions on theological prejudice, it condemns him as the most sinful monarch ever to rule Judah and hails desenterraxa Hezekiah as the great king.
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Israel Finkelstein and Neil Asher Silberman. Finkelstein and Silberman argue that instead of the Israelites conquering Canaan after the Exodus as suggested by the book of Joshuamost of them had in fact always been there; the Israelites were simply Canaanites who developed into a distinct culture.
However, as The Bible Unearthed points out, this contrasts with the Assyrian record on the Taylor Prism in which Hezekiah’s mercenaries abandoned him, and he only then convinced the Assyrian army to leave by handing over not only vast amounts of money, jewels, and high quality ivory-inlaid furniture, but also his own daughters, harem, and musicians, and making Judah into a tributary state of the Assyrians.
Review of The Bible Unearthed: There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Finkelstein and Silberman argue that the Deuteronomic law advanced by parts of the deported elite the ancestors of the returnees and the laws and legends of the inveterate inhabitants, were melded together into a single Torah so that it could form a central authority able to unite the population.
Stories of exodus from oppression and conquest of land, stories of exile and return and stories of triumphal vision are eerily contemporary. Biblix consider expanding the lead to provide an accessible overview of all important aspects of the article.
Archaeological discoveries about society and culture in the ancient Near East lead the authors to point out a number of anachronisms, suggestive that the narratives were actually set down in the 9th—7th centuries: I mean, faith must be also questioned because mankind has the skill of thinking. By BCE, the Assyrians had captured most of Fiinkelstein, and then they besieged Jerusalem ; the Bible’s coverage of the events leading up to the siege is sparse, briefly listing only a few refortifications of Jerusalem, giving a passing mention to the Siloam tunneland briefly admitting to the loss of most of Judah’s cities, but archaeology gives much more detail.
Baruch Halpernprofessor of Jewish Studies at Pennsylvania State University and leader of the archaeological digs at Megiddo for many years, praised it as “the boldest and most exhilarating synthesis of Bible and archaeology in fifty years”,  and Jonathan Kirschwriting in the Los Angeles Timescalled it “a brutally honest assessment of what archeology can desenterfada cannot tell us about the historical accuracy of the Bible”, which embraces the spirit of modern archaeology by approaching the Bible “as an artifact to be finkelsyein and evaluated rather than a work of divine inspiration that must be embraced as a matter of true belief”.
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Thus the book is ideologically driven and controlled. Since I was raised into the christian tradition I always questioned so many things about the origin of the myths that have lead to a very blind faith; that means that people just swallow without having a reasonable explanation for what they believe.
Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Hezekiah predeceased Sennacherib, dying just a couple of years after the siege. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Showing of 3 reviews. Like Jericho, there was no settlement at the time of its supposed conquest by the children of Israel.
Awesome, an incredible book, you got to read it, a must!. Textos fuera de contexto Spanish Edition. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The Book of Kings, as it stands today, seems to suggest that the religion of Israel and Judah was primarily fimkelstein, with one or two wayward kings such as the Omrides who tried to introduce Canaanite polytheism, the people occasionally joining xesenterrada this ‘apostasy’ from monotheism, but a close reading and the archaeological record reveals that the opposite was true.
What actually happened and what a people thought happened belong to a single historical process. Write a customer review. Dever’s review finkeldtein that the book had many strengths, notably archaeology’s potential for re-writing the history of “Ancient Israel”, but complained that it misrepresented his own views and concluded by characterizing Finkelstein as “idiosyncratic and doctrinaire”; Finkelstein’s reaction was to call Dever a “jealous academic parasite,” and the debate quickly degenerated from that point.
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