Biblical and ancient Near Eastern law

Biblical law has had a profound influence on Western culture, but it must be understood in its historical context. It arose in the context of the tradition of Mesopotamian law, where scribes exhibited their flair for justice by writing statutes on a repertoire of traditional cases, of which the most...

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Published in:Religion compass
Main Author: Barmash, Pamela 1966-
Format: Electronic Article
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Published: Wiley-Blackwell [2018]
In: Religion compass
Year: 2018, Volume: 12, Issue: 5/6, Pages: 1-9
Online Access: Volltext (Verlag)
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