Description: This best-selling textbook, now in its fourth edition, continues to be a valuable resource for the beginning student in the critical study of the Bible. Thoroughly revised to include the newest methods, discoveries, and developments in the field of biblical criticism over the past decade, the Handbook of Biblical Criticism is designed to be a starting point for understanding the vast array of methods, approaches and technical terms employed in this field. Updates in this edition also include an expanded dictionary of terms, phrases, names, frequently used abbreviations, and a bibliography that includes the most up-to-date date publications.
The Handbook of Biblical Criticism is a valuable introductory textbook, a handy, reliable guide for pastors, laypersons, and for scholars whose expertise lies in other fields.
Subjects: Bible, Literature
Review by Susanne Luther
Citation: Susanne Luther, review of Richard N. Soulen and R. Kendall Soulen, Handbook of Biblical Criticism, Fourth Edition, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2016).
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