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Found in Translation : Essays on Jewish Biblical Translation in Honor of Leonard J. Greenspoon

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This book is both a themed volume on translation and a Festschrift for Leonard J. Greenspoon, the Philip M. and Ethel Klutznick Professor in Jewish Civilization and professor of classical and near Eastern studies and of theology at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. Professor Greenspoon has made significant contributions to the study of Jewish biblical translations, particularly the ancient translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek, known as the Septuagint. In this volume, an internationally renowned group of scholars presents a wide range of essays on Bible translation, the influence of culture on biblical translation, Bible translations' reciprocal influence on culture, and the translation of various Jewish texts and collections, especially the Septuagint.
Number of Pages: 300.0
Genre: Literary Criticism, Religion + Beliefs
Language: English
Book format: Hardcover
Pricing Code - MMBV: N
Publisher - MMBV: Purdue Univ Pr
Street Date: July 15, 2017
TCIN: 51557318
UPC: 9781557537812
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-3278

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