In addition to numerous scholarly articles and book chapters, he has published twelve books, including The Book of Hiding: Gender, Ethnicity, and Annihilation in Esther (Routledge); Religion and Its Monsters (Routledge); Roadside Religion: In Search of the Sacred, the Strange, and the Substance of Faith (Beacon), which was a New York Times Editors' Choice and one of Publishers Weekly’s Best Religion Books of 2005; Religion in America: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University Press); Biblical Literacy: The Essential Bible Stories Everyone Needs to Know (Harper One); and, most recently, The Rise and Fall of the Bible: The Unexpected History of an Accidental Book (Houghton-Mifflin Harcourt).
A layer of riverine sediments, radiocarbon dated to ca.
It is perfect for displaying on a table or pulling out to use during family Bible studies or small groups.
2099/3099 Individual Study The course may involve a systematic reading program, library research, laboratory project, studio work, field study, or creative expression.
In addition to scholarly research and writing, he has published essays on the Bible, religion, and culture in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Chronicle of Higher Education, among others.
His work has been featured on National Public Radio’s All Things Considered, The Bob Edwards Show, the Discovery Channel documentary, Beasts of the Bible, and many local radio, television, print, and Internet media outlets.
2900 BC, interrupts the continuity of settlement, extending as far north as the city of Kish.