Jan Joosten
University of Oxford

Prof. Jan Joosten is Regius Professor of Hebrew at the University of Oxford. He holds a Ph.D from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, a Th.D from the Protestant Faculty in Brussels, and an HDR from the University of Strasbourg, where he also served as Professor of the Old Testament. Among his many publications are People and Land in the Holiness Code. An Exegetical Study of the Ideational Framework of the Law in Leviticus 17-26 (VTsupp 67), Collected Studies on the Septuagint. From Language to Interpretation and Beyond (FAT 83), and (with Ronald Hendel) How Old Is the Hebrew Bible? A Linguistic, Textual, and Historical Study (Anchor Bible Reference Library). Joosten is the editor (with Eberhard Bons) of the Historical and Theological Lexicon of the Septuagint.

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December 31, 2019

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