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William Foxwell Albright and the origins of biblical archaeology

by Peter Douglas Feinman

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Published by Andrews University Press in Berrien Springs, MI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Palestine
    • Subjects:
    • Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971.,
    • Bible -- Antiquities.,
    • Bible -- Evidences, authority, etc.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Palestine -- History.,
    • Palestine -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-245) and index.

      Other titlesWilliam Foxwell Albright
      StatementPeter Douglas Feinman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBS621 .F44 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 250 p. ;
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3313715M
      ISBN 101883925401
      LC Control Number2004102268

      Booko search results for William Foxwell Albright. My Lists My Alerts My History. Please select your preferred region Find the best price for books and DVDs. Books ↓ All Books eBooks Audio Books DVDs Toys & Games LEGO Pop Vinyls Find the best price for books and DVDs. Quotations From Prof. W F. Albright's Writings. SEPTEM , William Foxwell Albright died at the age of With his passing the world of Biblical and archeological scholarship lost one of the greatest minds of recent times and probably the greatest orientalist who ever lived.

      Shifting sands: the rise and fall of Biblical archaeology by Thomas W Davis (); The Bible and the ancient Near East: essays in honor of William Foxwell Albright by G. Ernest Wright (Book); William Foxwell Albright, a twentieth-century genius by Leona Glidden Running (Book). Archaeology and the Religion of Israel book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Originally published in , this classic statemen /5(4).

      William Foxwell Albright ( – Septem ) [1] was an American archaeologist, biblical scholar, philologist and expert on the early twentieth century until his death, he was the dean of biblical archaeologists and the universally acknowledged founder of the Biblical archaeology movement. Discovery after discovery has established the accuracy of innumerable details, and has brought increased recognition to the value of the Bible as a source of history.” William F. Albright, The Archaeology of Palestine. Baltimore: Penquin Books, , p.


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William Foxwell Albright and the origins of biblical archaeology by Peter Douglas Feinman Download PDF EPUB FB2

If the child is father to the man, then it is worth pursuing the origins of Dr. William Foxwell Albright, warrior of light, as a child of Methodist missionaries in Chile and Iowa from his birth in to his decision to attend a secular graduate school in ” (Pg.

13) He outlines his thesis: “I have attempted to demonstrate: (1) that Albright the child was attracted to the swashbuckler in history be 5/5(1). Albright’s most enduring legacy is his contribution to the establishment of a new paradigm of ancient Near Eastern studies called biblical archaeology.

More than any other scholar Albright’s astounding corpus of books, articles, and public lectures defined a new relationship between archaeology and biblical studies.

Albright’s works were the foundation stones of the heyday of “biblical archaeology.” If later scholarship has sometimes rejected his conclusions [see William Foxwell Albright and the Origins of Biblical Archaeology and Planting and Reaping Albright: Politics, Ideology, and Interpreting the Bible, for example], his books are nevertheless “must reading” for anyone studying this area.5/5(3).

William Foxwell Albright has been credited as the founder of biblical archaeology. Among peers he is known as “the Dean of Palestinian archaeologists” due to his contributions in the historical credibility of the Bible as a source in archeology. One of the perennial touchstones in the field of archaeology in the ancient Near East, Albright's work has been endlessly utilized.

With a freshness apposite to its position among the pioneering works of a new discipline, this contribution laid the groundwork for countless future studies.2/5(1). William Foxwell Albright () was an evangelical American Methodist archaeologist, biblical scholar, linguist, and expert on ceramics.

He was born in Coquimbo, Chile to Protestant missionaries Wilbur Finley and Zephine Viola Foxwell Albright. He married Dr. Ruth Norton in in Jerusalem, and they had four sons. Buy William Foxwell Albright And The Origins Of Biblical Archaeology by Feinman, Peter Douglas (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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ed.]. W.F. Albright, American biblical archaeologist and Middle Eastern scholar, noted especially for his excavations of biblical sites.

The son of American Methodist missionaries living abroad, Albright came with his family to the United States in He obtained his doctorate in Semitic languages at.

Methodism and biblical archaeology have a closely entwined history that previously has not been fully addressed in the literature of either discipline.1 The close relationship between the discipline and the Church may be attributed to the childhood of William Foxwell Albright (), a son of Methodist missionaries, who became the father.

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William Foxwell Albright and the origins of biblical archaeology. [Peter Douglas Feinman] -- This book brings to light, for the first time, an amazing amount of fascinating and relevant information on what were obviously Albright's formative years.

His magnum opus, Biblical Researches in Palestine, the first major work in Biblical Geography and Biblical Archaeology and conducted in the Ottoman-ruled Palestine region in the late s and s, earned him the epithets "Father of Biblical Geography" and "Founder of Modern Palestinology." c.

William Foxwell Albright. He discusses the early pioneers, such as Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie and William Foxwell Albright, the origins of biblical archaeology as a discipline, and the major controversies that first prompted explorers to go in search of objects and sites that would "prove" the Bible.

Keywords. Biblical, Archaeology, Apologetics, Faith, Reason, Science, Christianity, William Foxwell Albright, Israel Finkelstein, Theology, History. William Foxwell Albright and the origins of biblical archaeology by Peter Douglas Feinman; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Antiquities, Bible, Evidences, authority, Excavations (Archaeology), History; Places: Palestine; People: William Foxwell Albright ().

William Foxwell Albright And The Origins Of Biblical Archaeology: Feinman, Peter Douglas: : LibrosReviews: 1. William Foxwell Albright ( – Septem ) was an American archaeologist, known as a key figure of the twentieth century biblical archaeology movement.A noted biblical scholar, historian, linguist and expert in ancient ceramics, Albright obtained his doctorate in Semitic languages at Johns Hopkins University and later became a fellow at the American School of Oriental.

Executive summary: Biblical archaeologist at Johns Hopkins Military service: US Army () Archaeologist and Biblical scholar William Foxwell Albright introduced critical assessment of the historical context of the scripture, instead of merely teaching it as Gospel, and his work helped establish the Bible's value in historical :   William Foxwell Albright And The Origins Of Biblical Archaeology: Peter Douglas Feinman: Books.

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pp. Burke O. Long. Planting and Reaping Albright: Politics.Leona Running has written an adoring biography of the dean of Biblical archaeologists, William Foxwell Albright. a Now Professor of Biblical Languages at Andrews University, Dr. Running served as secretary and assistant to the great American archaeologist during the last years of his life.

The book, as she says in the preface, is “a labor of love undertaken in grateful homage by a devoted.