Research Interests for Carol L. Meyers

Research Interests: Archaeology of the Biblical World; Social History of Ancient Israel; Gender In Ancient Near East

Archaeology, archaeology and religion, Archaeology and Religion, Bible, bible and anthropology, Bible and Anthropology, Gender, History, Religion
Representative Publications
  1. Meyers, CL; Meyers, EM, Excavations at Ancient Nabratein: Synagogue and Environs, Meiron Excavation Project, vol. VI (2009), Eisenbrauns, for the American Schools of Oriental Research, Winona Lake, IN (with Eric Meyers.)
  2. Meyers, CL, Exodus, New Cambridge Bible Commentary Series. (2005), Cambridge University Press
  3. Households and Holiness: The Religious Culture of Israelite Women, Facets (2005), Fortress Press
  4. Meyers, CL, Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament, edited by Meyers, CL, (2000), Houghton Mifflin (paperback edition: Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2001.) [abs]
  5. Meyers, CL, Archologie als Fenster zum Leben von Frauen in Alt-Israel, in Bibel—Alten Testament: Tora, Bibel und die Frauen: Eine exegtisch-kulturgeschichtliche Enzyklopädie, edited by Fischer, I; Puerto, MN; Taschl-Erber, A (2009), pp. 63-109, Kohlhammer, Stuttgart (German translation of: "Archaeolgoy as a Window to the Lives of Israelite Women." Volume 1.1 of 22 volumes, to be published in 4 languages..)
  6. Meyers, CL, In the Household and Beyond: The Social World of Israelite Women, Nordic Journal of Theology, vol. 63 (2009), pp. 19-41, Studia Theologica
  7. Meyers, CL, The Persian Period at Sepphoris, (Ephraim Stern festschrift volume);, edited by Ben-Tor, A; al, IE; Gitin, S; Reich, R, vol. Eretz Israel 29 (2009), pp. 136*-143*, Israel Exploration Society in cooperation with the Institute of Archaeology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem., Jerusalem (with Eric Meyers.)
  8. Meyers, CL, Women in the OT, in New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible., Volume 5, edited by al, KDSE (2009), pp. pp.879-882, Abingdon Press, Nashville, TN
  9. Meyers, CL, Grinding to a Halt: Gender and the Changing Technology of Flour Production in Roman Galilee, in Engendering Social Dynamics: the Archaeology of Maintenance Activities, edited by Montón-Subías, S; Sánchez-Romero, M (2008), pp. 65-74, Archaeo Press, Oxford:BAR International Series 1862.
  10. Meyers, CL, Terracottas without Texts: Judean Pillar Figurines in Anthropological Perspective, in To Break Every Yoke: Essays in Honor of Marvin L. Chaney, edited by Coote, RB; Gottwald, NK (2008), pp. 115-130, Sheffield Phoenix Press, Sheffield Academic Press ((Social World of Biblical Antiquity, Second Series, 3..)
  11. Meyers, CL, Engendering Ezekiel, in Near Eastern Birkat Shalom Studies in the Bible, Ancient, and Postbiblical Judaism Presented to Shalom M.Paul on the Occasion of His Seventieth Birthday, edited by ChaimCohen, AH; Hurvitz, A; Muffs, Y; Schwartz, BJ; Tigay, J, vol. 1 (2008), pp. 281-297, Eisenbrauns, Winona Lake, Indiana
  12. Meyers, CL, Seven-Spout Oil Lamps in Ancient Palestine, in Die Zahl Sieben imAlten Orient: Studien zur Zahlensymbolik in der Bibel und ihreraltorientalischen Umwelt (The Number Seven in the Ancient Near East: Studies on the Numerical Symbolism in Hebrew Bible and Its Ancient Near Eastern Environment, edited by Reinhold, GGG no. 45-54 (2008), Peter Lang, Frankfurt am Maim
  13. Meyers, CL, Framing Aaron: Incense Altar and Lamp Oil in the Tabernacle Texts, in Sacred History, Sacred Literature: Essays on Ancient Israel, the Bible, andReligion in Honor of R. E. Friedman on His Sixtieth Birthday, edited by Dolansky, S (2008), pp. 13-21, Eisenbrauns, Winona Lake, Indiana