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Rethinking Genesis: The Source and Authorship of the First Book of the Pentateuch

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An assessment of the origins of the book of Genesis. Garrett looks at the various possible sources of information that Moses drew on in putting together his account of the origins of the earth and the appearance of the history of Israel.

The documentary hypothesis has always been criticised from conservative theological circles. This has tended to be in the form of outright
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Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 1st 2001 by Mentor (first published September 1991)
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Aug 15, 2014 David rated it liked it
Pretty effectively destroys the "documentary hypothesis" of the writing of Genesis and also presents some plausible alternative sources (using literary and form criticism) that Moses could have used to write Genesis.
Ricardo Meneghelli
O livro aborda a questão da formação, autoria, fontes e estrutura do livro de Gênesis. O autor faz oposição bem fundamentada à Hipótese Documentaria (J E D P), descaracterizando-a completamente como proposta viável para o livro de Gênesis. Em contrapartida, apresenta sua própria proposta, estabelecendo as fontes, formas e estruturas, sempre comparando com descobertas arqueológicas e contextualizando-a com a literatura da época. Apresenta também uma hipótese inovadora, mas bem plausível, sobre a ...more
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