Introduction to the Old Testament
A LIBERATION PERSPECTIVE
(REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION)
This thorough revision and updating of the popular Introduction to the Old Testament brings a fresh new look to a classroom classic. Introduction to the Old Testament has become a favorite text for those using a liberative approach to Biblical Studies. While covering standard issues such as literary formation of the texts and their religious themes, Ceresko goes behind the texts to uncover the social background and the vital history of competing interests reflected in the scriptures.