Ken M. Campbell presents the work of six scholars who map varying understandings of marriage and family in six cultural settings: Victor H. Matthews on the ancient Near East, Daniel I. Block on ancient Israel, S. M. Baugh on Greek society, Susan M. Treggiari on Roman society, David W. Chapman on Second Temple Judaism and Andreas Kstenberger on the New Testament era.On the interaction of the family and law, see especially Jane F. Gardner, Family and Familia in Roman Law and Life ... Stimulating essays on many topics will be found in the three volumes that derive from the Canberra conferences: Berylanbsp;...
|Title||:||Marriage and Family in the Biblical World|
|Author||:||Ken M. Campbell|
|Publisher||:||InterVarsity Press - 2003-10-06|