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Hebrew Prophets

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Instructor: Victor Matthews
Institution: Southwest Minnesota State University

Course Term: Fall
Course Year: 2000


A 2000 course by Victor Matthews at Southwest Minnesota State University is “a close reading of the portion of the Hebrew Bible which includes the major and minor prophets. Methods will be demonstrated for study and analysis of these materials, including the use of sociological, anthropological, historical, and literary criticism. In particular, the emphasis will be on cross-cultural and comparative study of prophecy in the ancient Near East and in other world cultures.”