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Jesus As a Figure in History, Second Edition How Modern Historians View the Man from Galilee

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ISBN-10: 066423447X

ISBN-13: 9780664234478

Edition: 2nd 2013 (Revised)

Authors: Mark Allan Powell

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This thoroughly revised edition of the best-selling textbook provides an in-depth survey of current historical Jesus studies. Beginning with a brief discussion of early Jesus-quest research and methodologies, Mark Allan Powell develops insightful overviews of some of the most influential participants in the field today, including Marcus Borg, Jon Dominic Crossan, John Meier, E. P. Sanders, and N. T. Wright. Powell has expanded his original work with completely new material to reflect the latest scholarship.
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Book details

List price: $40.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date: 4/30/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.364
Language: English

Mark Allan Powell is Robert and Phyllis Leatherman Professor of New Testament at Trinity Lutheran Seminary. He is the Chair of the Historical Jesus section of the Society of Biblical Literature and the author of many books on the New Testament.

Preface to the Second Edition
Introduction
Historians Discover Jesus
Sources and Criteria
Snapshots: Contemporary Images of Jesus
Robert Funk and the Jesus Seminar
John Dominic Crossan
Marcus J. Borg
E.P. Sanders
John P. Meier
N.T. Wright
The Quest Continues: Issues and Concerns
Did Jesus Exist?
Historical Jesus Studies and Christian Apologetics
Psychological Studies of the Historical Jesus
Notes
Bibliography
Scripture and Ancient Sources Index
Author Index