RBL Newsletter, 6 June 2008

The following new reviews have been added to the Review of Biblical Literature.

Klaus-Peter Adam, Saul und David in der judäischen Geschichtsschreibung: Studien zu 1 Samuel 16–2 Samuel 5
Reviewed by Walter Dietrich

Andrew R. Angel, Chaos and the Son of Man: The Hebrew Chaoskampf Tradition in the Period 515 BCE to 200 CE
Reviewed by Lorenzo DiTommaso

J. Harold Ellens, ed., The Destructive Power of Religion: Violence in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Reviewed by Jan Willem van Henten

John H. Elliott, Conflict, Community, and Honor: 1 Peter in Social-Scientific Perspective
Reviewed by Pheme Perkins

Cristina Grenholm and Daniel Patte, eds., Gender, Tradition and Romans: Shared Ground, Uncertain Borders
Reviewed by Angela Standhartinger

John Paul Heil, Ephesians: Empowerment to Walk in Love for the Unity of All in Christ
Reviewed by Timothy Gombis

John Jarick, ed., Sacred Conjectures: The Context and Legacy of Robert Lowth and Jean Astruc
Reviewed by Knut M. Heim
Reviewed by Allan Rosengren

Y. V. Koh, Royal Autobiography in the Book of Qoheleth
Reviewed by Cristian G. Rata

Carleen R. Mandolfo, Daughter Zion Talks Back to the Prophets: A Dialogic Theology of the Book of Lamentations
Reviewed by Elizabeth Boase

Leo G. Perdue, Wisdom Literature: A Theological History
Reviewed by Bernd U. Schipper

Hershel Shanks, The Copper Scroll and the Search for the Temple Treasure
Reviewed by Kenneth Atkinson

Robert R. Stieglitz, Tel Tanninim: Excavations at Krokodeilon Polis 1996–1999
Reviewed by Jodi Magness

Lieve M. Teugels and Rivka Ulmer, eds., Midrash and Context: Proceedings of the 2004 and 2005 SBL Consultation on Midrash
Reviewed by Alex P. Jassen

Joseph B. Tyson, Marcion and Luke-Acts: A Defining Struggle
Reviewed by Dieter T. Roth