Behind the Gospels: Understanding the Oral Tradition  -     By: Eric Eve
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Behind the Gospels: Understanding the Oral Tradition

Fortress Press / 2014 / Paperback

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New Testament scholars often talk about "oral tradition" as a means by which material about Jesus reached the writers of the Gospels; but despite the recent flowering of interest in oral tradition, the study of memory, and the role of eye-witnesses, the latest scholarly advances have yet to fully penetrate the mainstream of academic Gospels scholarship, let alone the wider public. There is no convenient book-length treatment that can be used by students, or indeed by anyone else wishing to be informed about this crucial topic.

Behind the Gospels fills this gap, both by offering a general theoretical discussion of the nature of oral tradition and the formation of ancient texts, and by providing a critical survey of the field, from classical form-criticism down to the present day.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: Fortress Press
Publication Date: 2014
Dimensions: 5.5 X 8.5 (inches)
ISBN: 1451469403
ISBN-13: 9781451469400

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