Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: [ANE-2] Archaeological Databases and such

Expand Messages
  • Jim West
    Lukasz Niesiolowski-Spano is presently working on a book on precisely that issue. It s quite brilliant. You may wish to consult him.
    Message 1 of 2 , Jun 18, 2006
    • 0 Attachment
      Lukasz Niesiolowski-Spano is presently working on a book on precisely
      that issue. It's quite brilliant. You may wish to consult him.
      Lukasz.Niesiolowski-Spano.1@...

      Jim


      RUSSELLGMIRKIN@... wrote:
      > Dear listmembers,
      >
      > I am trying to get a systematic handle on correlations between
      > archaeological discoveries and toponyms (placenames) mentioned in biblical
      > historiographical texts. My plan is to construct a table with toponyms, proposed site
      > identifications, textual references, secondary archaeological literature, and
      > periods in which archaeological strata have been discovered (including the
      > Babylonian, Persian and Hellenistic periods). My hope is that some patterns may
      > emerge suggestive of the period in which the logoi (to use Van Seters' term)
      > behind these texts originated. My intuition is that many of logoi were
      > grounded in the late Iron II period, which would be an interesting result if
      > validated by the data.
      >
      > It would be fantastic if some such survey already existed in print. Short
      > of that, can anyone recommend any internet or printed resources that could
      > assist me in this project? I am particularly dreading hand-typing all the
      > toponyms and references.
      >

      --
      Jim West, ThD

      http://web.infoave.net/~jwest -- Biblical Studies Resources
      http://petrosbaptistchurch.blogspot.com -- Weblog
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.