The Schematic Development of Old Testament Chronography: Towards an Integrated Model

  title={The Schematic Development of Old Testament Chronography: Towards an Integrated Model},
  author={Jeremy Northcote},
  journal={Journal for the Study of the Old Testament},
  pages={3 - 36}
  • Jeremy Northcote
  • Published 1 September 2004
  • History
  • Journal for the Study of the Old Testament
The chronological figures in the Old Testament have been of considerable interest to early and modern scholars, but there has been little success in developing an overarching model to account for their historical development. Through a synthesis of past approaches and new insights, an attempt is made in this article to develop a model that explains the emergence of Old Testament chronology and accounts for the divergences that exist in the figures found in different Old Testament textual… 

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