The Open University of Israel

Dr. Cynthia Edenburg

Department of History, Philosophy and Jewish Studies

Updated: February, 2016



2003 Ph.D. (Bible and History of the Jewish People) Tel Aviv University, Israel
Dissertation: The Story of the Outrage at Gibeah (Jdg. 19-21): Composition, Sources and Historical Context
1986 M.A. (Bible) Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
1976 B.A. (Bible) Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Fields of Research

Historiography in the Bible and the Ancient Near East
Editorial strategies and revision in the Bible
Textuality, scribal activity and scroll production    
Intertextuality in the Bible and other ancient texts
History of the Ancient Near East in the second and first millennia