The Resource The Syriac version of the wisdom of Ben Sira compared to the Greek and Hebrew materials, Milward Douglas Nelson

The Syriac version of the wisdom of Ben Sira compared to the Greek and Hebrew materials, Milward Douglas Nelson

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The Syriac version of the wisdom of Ben Sira compared to the Greek and Hebrew materials
Title
The Syriac version of the wisdom of Ben Sira compared to the Greek and Hebrew materials
Statement of responsibility
Milward Douglas Nelson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1942-
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Nelson, Milward Douglas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS1765.5.S96
LC item number
N45 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Dissertation series / Society of Biblical Literature
Series volume
no. 107
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  • Wijsheid van Jezus Sirach (bijbelboek)
  • Syrisch
  • Oude Testament
  • Oudhebreeuws
  • Textgeschichte
  • Grieks
Label
The Syriac version of the wisdom of Ben Sira compared to the Greek and Hebrew materials, Milward Douglas Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of California, Los Angeles, 1981
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 133-142
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
1. History of discoveries and studies -- A. The Wisdom of Ben Sira: Author, provenance, and date -- B. The Hebrew manuscripts: Their discovery and publication -- The Cairo manuscripts of Ben Sira -- The Qumran fragments of Ben Sira -- The Masada manuscript of Ben Sira -- C. The Greek version -- Greek I and II -- Rearrangement of the text -- D. The Syriac version -- E. History of the study of Ben Sira -- General consensus by 1915: The authenticity of the Geniza fragments -- Early opponents of the consensus -- Revival of opposition -- Authenticity and partial retroversion: DiLella -- Recent study: Since 1964 -- 2. The Syriac versions, manuscripts, and editions of the Old Testament and the place of Ben Sira in them -- A. The Syriac versions, manuscripts, and editions of the Old Testament -- The Old Syriac version -- The Peshitta -- The Philoxenian version -- Syro-Hexapla -- The version of Jacob of Edessa -- The Palestinian Syriac version -- B. The place of Ben Sira in the Syriac Old Testament -- 3. A comparison of the texts for absence or presence of verses -- A. Introduction -- B. Texts used -- C. Sigla -- D. Comparative chart of absence or presence of verses -- 4. Comparative translation -- 5. The Syriac version and its relationship to the other texts and versions -- A. Omissions, additions, and alterations in the Syriac version -- Passages contrary to belief in life after death -- Passages descriptive of nature and natural phenomena -- Passages implying that wisdom was created -- Passages regarding women -- Passages referring to great men -- Passages regarding poverty and wealth -- other passages -- B. Textual affinities -- Cases in which S (in omissions, additions, and alterations) follows G or M or both -- Cases in which S and M correspond regardless of variances in B. Bm, and G -- The relationship between S and B -- 6. Concluding statements -- A. The texts and versions -- B. The origin and revision of the Syriac version
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 142 pages
Isbn
9781555401931
Lccn
87028674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)16950326
Label
The Syriac version of the wisdom of Ben Sira compared to the Greek and Hebrew materials, Milward Douglas Nelson
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of California, Los Angeles, 1981
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 133-142
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. History of discoveries and studies -- A. The Wisdom of Ben Sira: Author, provenance, and date -- B. The Hebrew manuscripts: Their discovery and publication -- The Cairo manuscripts of Ben Sira -- The Qumran fragments of Ben Sira -- The Masada manuscript of Ben Sira -- C. The Greek version -- Greek I and II -- Rearrangement of the text -- D. The Syriac version -- E. History of the study of Ben Sira -- General consensus by 1915: The authenticity of the Geniza fragments -- Early opponents of the consensus -- Revival of opposition -- Authenticity and partial retroversion: DiLella -- Recent study: Since 1964 -- 2. The Syriac versions, manuscripts, and editions of the Old Testament and the place of Ben Sira in them -- A. The Syriac versions, manuscripts, and editions of the Old Testament -- The Old Syriac version -- The Peshitta -- The Philoxenian version -- Syro-Hexapla -- The version of Jacob of Edessa -- The Palestinian Syriac version -- B. The place of Ben Sira in the Syriac Old Testament -- 3. A comparison of the texts for absence or presence of verses -- A. Introduction -- B. Texts used -- C. Sigla -- D. Comparative chart of absence or presence of verses -- 4. Comparative translation -- 5. The Syriac version and its relationship to the other texts and versions -- A. Omissions, additions, and alterations in the Syriac version -- Passages contrary to belief in life after death -- Passages descriptive of nature and natural phenomena -- Passages implying that wisdom was created -- Passages regarding women -- Passages referring to great men -- Passages regarding poverty and wealth -- other passages -- B. Textual affinities -- Cases in which S (in omissions, additions, and alterations) follows G or M or both -- Cases in which S and M correspond regardless of variances in B. Bm, and G -- The relationship between S and B -- 6. Concluding statements -- A. The texts and versions -- B. The origin and revision of the Syriac version
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 142 pages
Isbn
9781555401931
Lccn
87028674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)16950326

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