Mendenhall, George Emery

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MENDENHALL, George Emery

MENDENHALL, George Emery. American, b. 1916. Genres: History, Language/Linguistics, Theology/Religion. Career: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, associate professor, 1952-58, professor, 1958-86, professor Emeritus of Near Eastern Studies, 1986-. Part-time Visiting professor, Epigraphy section, Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan, 1987-93. Director, American School of Oriental Research, Jerusalem, 1965-66, and American Center of Oriental Research, Amman, Jordan, 1975. Publications: Law and Covenant in Israel and the Ancient Near East, 1955; The Tenth Generation: The Origins of the Biblical Tradition, 1973; The Syllabic Inscriptions from Byblos, 1985; (with F. al- Khraysheh) A Comparative Glossary of Pre-Islamic Arabic; Ancient Israel's Faith and History: An Introduction to the Bible in Context, 2001. Address: Dept. of Near Eastern Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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