The House of the Mother

The Social Roles of Maternal Kin in Biblical Hebrew Narrative and Poetry
Author(s): 
Chapman, Cynthia R.
ISBN: 
9780300197945
Date published: 
January 2017
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

A novel approach to Israelite kinship, arguing that maternal kinship bonds played key social, economic, and political roles for a son who aspired to inherit his father's household