The Land of Canaan in the Late Bronze Age.
Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Contributors -- Part 1 Introduction and Background -- Introduction -- Summary of chapters -- Chapter 1 Late Bronze Age Palestine: If we had only the Bible … -- Sources -- Analysis -- The origins of Israel -- Synthesis -- Conclusions -- Part 2 Chapters -- C...
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|Summary:||Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Contributors -- Part 1 Introduction and Background -- Introduction -- Summary of chapters -- Chapter 1 Late Bronze Age Palestine: If we had only the Bible … -- Sources -- Analysis -- The origins of Israel -- Synthesis -- Conclusions -- Part 2 Chapters -- Chapter 2 Canaan in the Transition from the Late Bronze to the Early Iron Age from an Egyptian Perspective -- Canaan from an Egyptian perspective: the Israel stele in the context of Egyptian royal ideology -- Israel depicted on the wall? Some iconographic observations -- Decline of the Late Bronze Age and the settlement of the Sea Peoples -- End of Egypt's domination of Canaan -- Expansion of the Phoenician cities in the Early Iron Age -- Settlement patterns and Egyptian presence on either side of the Jordan -- Transjordan on Egyptian walls -- Egyptian political and commercial interests in Transjordan -- The return of Egypt into the Levant -- Sheshonq's I military, commercial and diplomatic goals in the Levant -- Conclusion -- Chapter 3 Canaan under the Rule of the Egyptian New Kingdom: From the Hyksos to the Sea Peoples -- From the Hyksos to Amenhotep IV (Akhenaten) -- The Amarna period -- City state against city state -- The nineteenth into the twentieth dynasty -- Conclusions -- Chapter 4 Poor by Necessity or by Choice? Ancient Israelite Egalitarianism -- Antonin Causse -- Norman Gottwald and the social-scientists -- Avraham Faust and ethnogenesis -- Egalitarianism after Faust -- Conclusion -- Chapter 5 Land Tenure, Ideology and the Emergence of Ancient Israel: A Conversation with Philippe Guillaume -- Land ownership -- 'Port power' -- The emergence of Israel -- Egalitarianism, ideology and archaeology -- Chapter 6 The Impact of the Late Bronze III Period on the Origins of Israel* -- What origins are for -- First, second and nth Israel|
The formation of the first Israel in the LB IIB Period -- David Ussishkin and the discovery of the LB III Period -- The beginning of settlement in the highlands of Canaan -- The formation of the tribes of the future second Israel -- From first to second Israel -- Chapter 7 The Amarna Letters and Palestinian Politics -- On the historical importance of the collection -- Playing with Pharaoh or being played with by Pharaoh? -- Conclusion: The Amarna power game as the 'normal situation' -- Appendix -- Chapter 8 International Diplomacy in the Amarna Age -- Historical context of Amarna correspondence -- The Amarna correspondence -- Conclusion -- Chapter 9 The Archaeology of the Late Bronze Age in Palestine -- Introduction: Beginning of the Late Bronze Age -- Palestine in the course of the Late Bronze Age -- Trade routes -- Material culture -- Late Bronze II and the 19th Dynasty -- End of the Late Bronze Age -- Summary and conclusions -- Part 3 Conclusion -- Chapter 10 Reflections on the Discussion -- Sources -- The Amarna Period -- The Exodus -- The first identity of Israel in Egyptian sources -- Settlement of Israel -- The question of egalitarianism in early Israel -- Final remarks -- Bibliography -- Author Index -- Citation Index
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