Award winning, and standing at the cutting edge of New Testament scholarship, the Baker Exegetical Commentary is arguably the leading and most respected commentary available. It combines theological depth with exegetical detail, while elucidating critical problems without losing focus on the whole of the book.In this volume an expert in the field of Biblical Interpretation, Dan McCartney provides a detailed and thorough exegesis of the book of James through direct interaction with the Greek text. Working from the text, McCartney also provides a thorough sociological, historical, and theological treatment of James with rigorous academic sophistication. Nevertheless, the content of this commentary remains highly accessible and will prove to be an excellent tool for students, pastors, and scholars. This volume is sure to take its place next to the other great commentaries in the Baker Exegetical series, as well as alongside every great commentary on James.