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Story as History - History as Story
The Gospel Tradition in the Context of Ancient Oral History

By Samuel Byrskog
April 2000
J.C.B. Mohr
ISBN: 3-16-147305-1
386 pages
$82.50 paper original


Göteborg University (Sweden) Associate Professor of New Testament and Hermeneutics Samuel Byrskog employs models from the interdisciplinary field of oral history and insights from cultural anthropology in order to explain how oral accounts regularly interacted with written texts in early Christianity.

Series: Wissenshaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament