The Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception
Publication Date: January 2008
Series: AJS Perspectives: The Newsletter of the Association for Jewish Studies, Fall 2008, pp.12-14.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Publications; Jewish Text; Judaic Studies; History
Type: Book review
The author describes the scope, goals and methods of a new forthcoming publication, the "Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception". While inclusive of relevant information from all relevant religions and scholarly traditions, the encyclopedia will be a boon to Judaic studies in particular, the author contends.