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Le-David Maskil: A Birthday Tribute for David Noel Freedman
For the past half-century, David Noel Freedman has had an enormous impact on the study of the Bible, both as an author and as an editor of the writings of others. As his colleagues note in their comments at the beginning of this volume, "You are quintessentially the man of the book. And perhaps what impresses us most is that your bibliography of hundreds of books is not li ...more
Hardcover, 108 pages
Published June 30th 2004 by Eisenbrauns
(first published March 29th 2004)
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This is a small collection of essays in honor of David Noel Freedman. There are three very good essays in here. The most controversial is the introductory essay on method in biblical studies by Richard Elliott Friedman. It will provoke controversy, particularly among Europeans, since he is critical many of the innovations (bad scholarship in his opinion) coming out of Europe and the UK.