Volume 51, 2010

Table of Contents


  On Woman’s Equal Standing in the Bible—A Sketch: A Feminist Re-Reading of the Hebrew Bible: A Typological View

pp. 7-42

  On Periphrastic Genitive Constructions in Biblical Hebrew

pp. 43-48

  A “Perfect” Poem: The Use of the Qatal Verbal Form in the Biblical Acrostics

pp. 49-72

  Abraham, Blessing, and the Nations: A Reexamination of the Niphal and Hitpael of כרך in the Patriarchal Narratives

pp. 73-93

  What Does the Mob Want Lot to Do in Genesis 19:9?

pp. 95-105

  Mashal Le-Melekh: The Search for Solomon

pp. 107-127

  Were the LXX Versions of Proverbs and Job Translated by the Same Person?

pp. 129-156

  What Does Jerusalem have to Do with Athens?: The Moral Vision of the Book of Proverbs and Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics

pp. 157-173

  Opening and Closing with Qohelet: The Late Work of Yehuda Amichai: A Discussion of Patuaḥ Sagur Patuaḥ (Open Closed Open)

pp. 175-201

  “The Dead Do Not Praise the Lord”: Alter’s Psalms, Agnon’s “Tehilla,” Pasternak’s Doctor Zhivago

pp. 203-210

  Cities of the Sea: In Search of כרכי הים

pp. 211-221

  The Jerusalem Temple in Pesiqta Rabbati: From Creation to Apocalypse

pp. 223-259

  Relative and Absolute Tense Interpretation in Modern Hebrew

pp. 261-285

  The Landscape of Israel in the Poems of the “Generation of Transition”

pp. 287-302

  The Holocaust: A Mizrahi Perspective

pp. 303-328

  “Days Will Come and They Will Demand an Account. What Will I Give?”: The Dynamics of Secularization in Abraham Shlonsky’s Writings

pp. 329-350

  A Symposium on the Work of Zev Garber: Reviews of Maven in Blue Jeans

p. 351

  Zev Garber’s Usage of Biblical and Rabbinic Sources

pp. 353-358

  Historiosophy and Zev Garber, a Neologism: His Teaching Methodology, Literary Investigations, and Engagement with Zionism

pp. 359-362

  An Overview of Maven in Blue Jeans and Jewish-Christian-Muslim and Other Dialogues

pp. 363-367

  Not in an Ivory Tower: Zev Garber and Biblical Studies

pp. 369-373

  On the Frontiers of Faith: Edith Stein Encounters Herself as a Burnt Offering

pp. 375-378

  Response: Learning Together, A Dvar on Faith and Fate

pp. 379-383


  Exploring the Origins of the Bible: Canon Formation in Historical, Literary, and Theological Perspective (review)

pp. 385-387

  אשור, בבל ויהורה: מחקרים בחולרוח המזרח הקרום (review)

pp. 387-389

  The Bodies of G-D and the World of Ancient Israel (review)

pp. 390-392

  Studies in the Greek Bible: Essays in Honor of Francis T. Gignac (review)

pp. 392-394

  Septuagint and Reception: Essays Prepared for the Association for the Study of the Septuagint in South Africa (review)

pp. 394-398

  Eternally Eve: Images of Eve in the Hebrew Bible, Midrash, and Modern Jewish Poetry (review)

pp. 398-401

  God and Earthly Power: An Old Testament Political Theology Genesis–Kings (review)

pp. 401-403

  Justice and Compassion in Biblical Law (review)

pp. 404-406

  New International Biblical Commentary: Ezekiel (review)

pp. 406-408

  Beyond the Qumran Community: The Sectarian Movement of the Dead Sea Scrolls (review)

pp. 408-411

  Crossing over Sea and Land: Jewish Missionary Activity in the Second Temple Period (review)

pp. 411-413

  Blood and Belief: The Circulation of a Symbol between Jews and Christians (review)

pp. 414-416

  The Song of the Distant Dove: Judah Halevi’s Pilgrimage (review)

pp. 416-418

  'כרם חמר—חכמח ישראל היא 'יבנה החרשה (review)

pp. 419-421

  Hebrew, Gender, and Modernity: Critical Responses to Dvora Baron’s Fiction (review)

pp. 421-423

  והיא תהילתך: עיונים ביצירות ש״י עגנוז, א״ב יהושע ועמום עוז (review)

pp. 423-426

  Language, Absence, Play: Judaism and Superstructuralism in the Poetics of S. Y. Agnon (review)

pp. 427-429

  Periodicals and Collected Essays

pp. 431-446

  Books Received — 2010

pp. 447-454