Published Works:
Public Speaking:
Professional:
Rabbi Charles David Isbell, Ph. D.
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  • Review of The Old Testament Between Theology and History: A Critical
    Survey by Niels Peter Lemche.  Bible and Interpretation. [www.bibleinterp.
    com/articles/lemche.shtml] 2004.

  • Review of On the Reliability of the Old Testament by K.A. Kitchen. Bible
    and Interpretation. [www.bibleinterp.com/articles/Isbell-
    Kitchen_and_Minimalism.shtml] 2004.

  • Review of The Politics of Ancient Israel by Norman K. Gottwald. Journal of
    Religion and Society. [www.creighton.edu/JRS] August 31, 2001.

  • Review of Judaism and Hellenism in Antiquity by Lee I.  Levine. The
    Jewish Studies Book Review (2000) 41-44.

  • Review Essay: “Thomas L. Thompson, The Mythic Past: Biblical
    Archaeology and the Myth of Israel.” The Jewish Studies Book Review
    (October 25, 1999). Reprinted in Charles Isbell, God’s Scribes, 241-260.

  • Review of The Hand of the Lord: A Reassessment of the “Ark Narrative”
    of 1 Samuel by Patrick Miller and J. J. M. Roberts. Journal of Near Eastern
    Studies 43/1 (1984) 111-113.

  • Review of Divine Presence and Guidance in Israelite Traditions: The
    Typology of Exaltation by Thomas Mann. Journal of Near Eastern Studies
    40/2 (1981) 143-44.

  • Review of The Tabernacle Menorah by Carol Meyers. Journal of Near
    Eastern Studies 39/3 (1980) 221-22.

  • Review of ארקמב םיוגה לע תואובנ by Yair Hoffman. Catholic Biblical Quarterly
    41/1 (1979) 135-37.

  • Review of Narrative Art  in Genesis by J. P. Fokkelman. Journal of Near
    Eastern Studies 38/3 (1979) 216-217.

  • Review of Hebräisch in 53 Tagen: Ein Lernprogramm (mit 2 Kassetten) by
    Fritz Stolz. Catholic Biblical Quarterly 41/3 (1979) 474-475.

  • Review of The Message of Jonah: A Theological Commentary by Terence
    E. Fretheim. The Biblical Archaeologist 41/3 (1978) 125-26.

  • Review of The Aramaic Version of Jonah by Étan Levine. Catholic Biblical
    Quarterly 39/1 (1977) 130-31.

  • Review of Transformations of the War Oracle in Old Testament Prophecy
    by Duane Christenson. Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental
    Research 225 (January, 1977) 77-80.

  • Review of Altaramäische Grammatik by Stanislav Segert. Bulletin of the
    American Schools of Oriental Research 226 (April, 1977) 79-81.
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