Introduction to the Bible
<P><B><I>A Literary, Historical, and Contemporary Perspective of the Bible</I></B></P><P>Â </P><P><I>IntroductionÂ to the Bible</I>Â approaches the Bible by considering it from three differentÂ viewpoints: literary, historical, and contemporary. This unique approach underscores the dynamics... read more of each view and the methods scholars have developed to study them.Â </P><P>Â </P><P>Additionally, the authors are especially careful to distinguish the historical and literary 'viewpoints' for students new to the discipline; encouragingÂ themÂ toÂ consider and discussÂ the contemporary significance of the Bible. </P><P>Â </P><P><B>Teaching and Learning Experience</B></P><P><B>Â </B></P><P><I>Personalize Learning </I>- MySearchLabdelivers proven resultsin helping individual students succeed. It provides engaging experiencesthat personalize, stimulate, and measure learning for each student. And, it comes from a trusted partnerwith educational expertise and a deep commitment to helping students, instructors, and departments achieve their goals.<
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Christian E. Hauer
Christian E. Hauer