The emancipation of biblical philology in the Dutch Republic, 1590-1670

This title argues that the application of tools, developed in the study of ancient Greek and Latin authors, to the Bible was aimed at stabilizing the biblical text but had the unintentional effect that the text grew more and more unstable. Baruch Spinoza (1632-1677) capitalized on this tradition in...

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Main Author: Miert, Dirk van 1974-
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2018
Reviews:[Rezension von: Miert, Dirk$cvan, 1974-, The Emancipation of Biblical Philology in the Dutch Republic, 1590-1670] (2021) (Ross, William A., 1987 - )
Edition:First edition
Further subjects:B Scaliger, Joseph Juste ; 1540-1609
B Bible ; Hermeneutics
B Bible ; Language, style
B Bible Language, style
B Scaliger, Joseph Juste 1540-1609
B Bible Hermeneutics
B Philology
Online Access: Volltext (Resolving-System; OUP)
Parallel Edition:Non-electronic
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Summary:This title argues that the application of tools, developed in the study of ancient Greek and Latin authors, to the Bible was aimed at stabilizing the biblical text but had the unintentional effect that the text grew more and more unstable. Baruch Spinoza (1632-1677) capitalized on this tradition in his notorious Theological-political Treatise (1670)
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and indexThis edition previously issued in print: 2018Zielgruppe - Audience: Specialized
ISBN:0191842176
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198803935.001.0001