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A Guide to Biblical Research: Introductory Notes
Bazyliński, Stanisław

Rome: Pontifical Biblical Institute, 2006 pp. xviii + 169. $20.00

Series Information
Subsidia Biblica, 28

Description: The present volume presents important and useful information to students doing exegetical research in Sacred Scripture. The Guide is arranged in six chapters, which endeavor to respond to students' questions regarding the primary sources of the biblical text (chapter one), a survey of available biblical bibliographical research tools (chapter two), a panorama of reference works such as concordances, synopses, lexicons, grammars, etc., and an essential bibliography on exegetical methods (chapter three). Particular attention is given to the literary types occuring in the Bible (chapter four), followed by some suggestions in organizing the writing of an exegetical study (chapter five). Finally, some practical rules are provided on how to make accurate bibliographic citations in footnotes and in a bibliography (chapter six).

Subjects: Bible, Literature

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Review by Jeremy Punt
Published 1/27/2008
Citation: Jeremy Punt, review of Stanisław Bazyliński, A Guide to Biblical Research: Introductory Notes, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2008).

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