Publications

Publications by Dr. Tom Davis

Books and Monographs

Cyprus and the Balance of Empires: from Justinian I to the Coeur de Lion. Co-editor with Charles Stewart, Annemarie Carr. CAARI Monograph Series, Boston: ASOR 2014.

Eurasian Prehistory Vol 10, no. 1-2 Co-editor with Albert Ammerman. Krakow: Jagiellonian University. 2014.

Chapters in Books

“A History of Byzantine Archaeology on Cyprus” in Cyprus and the Balance of Empires: from Justinian I to the Coeur de Lion. Stewart, Carr and Davis eds. CAARI Monograph Series, Boston: ASOR 2014.

“Archaeology, Identity and the Media in Cyprus” Archaeology, Bible, Politics and the Media. Ed by Meyers & Meyers. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2012.

“Saint Paul on Cyprus: The Transformation of an Apostle” in Do Historical Matters Matter to Faith? A Critical Appraisal of Modern and Postmodern Approaches to Scripture. Ed. By J.K. Hoffmeir and D.R. Magary. Wheaton, Il: Crossway Publishers, 2012.

Articles

“Chronological Framework” Eurasian Prehistory 10, no. 1-2. 2013. Pp 31-44 2014

“A New Window on Byzantine Kourion” Cahiers de Centre d’Etudes Chypriotes 43 pp. 103-116. 2014

“Cypriot Archaeology and the Great War” The Ancient Near East Today June 2014: Vol. 2, No. 6.

“History of Research” in The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of the Levant. Ed. By M Schaar and A. Killebrew. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Pp. 35-43. 2014

“Ethnoarchaeology” The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Bible and Archaeology. Ed. By Master. New York: Oxford University Press. 381-385. 2013

“Saint Paul on Cyprus: Archaeology and the Transformation of an Apostle” Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith Vol 64.4 December 2012 pp 230-242. 2012

“Levant” and “Cyprus” in The Oxford Companion to Archaeology 2nd edition ed. By Neil Silberman. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2012.

“Earthquakes and the Crises of Faith: Social Transformation in Late Antique Cyprus” Buried History 2010 vol. 46 pp. 3-14. 2011.

 

Publications by Dr. Steve Ortiz

Books/Monographs

Tel Miqne-Ekron Excavations 1994-1996, Fields IVNE/NW(Upper) and VSE/SW: The Iron Age  II, Late Philistine Temple Complex 650. Ekron Final Field Report Series (EFFRS 9), Jerusalem. With Sy Gitin and Trude Dothan. Contributions by A. Golani, E. Beach, I. Milevski, E. Maher, O. Lernau, and D. Reese (in press).

The 11/10th Century BCE Aijalon Valley Region Ceramic Corpus: New Evidence from Tel Miqne-Ekron Stratum IV (contract with British Archaeological Report International Series, Oxford, in progress)

Intersections of Archaeology and Biblical Interpretation, contract with Broadman & Holman Publishers, projected publication date: under contract).

Chapters in Books

“The “Ashdod Ware” at Ekron Stratum IV: Degenerated and Late Philistine Decorated Ware,” in festschrift in honor of S. Gitin, Robert Mullins and S. White Crawford (eds.) April 2014.

“Chapter 9: United Monarchy—Archaeology and Literary Sources.” In History of Ancient Israel, Bill T. Arnold and Richard S. Hess (editors). BakerAcademic April 2014.

“The Archaeology of David and Solomon: Navigating the New Methods and Madness,” In Do Historical Matters Matter to Faith? A Critical Appraisal of Modern and Postmodern Approaches to Scripture, J. Hoffmeier and D. Magary (eds.). Crossway Publishers, 2012, pp. 497-516.

Rewriting Philistine History: Recent Trends in Philistine Archaeology and Biblical Studies. In Critical Issues in Early Israelite History, R. Hess, G. Klingbeil, and P. Ray (eds.). Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2008, pp. 191-204.

The Use and Abuse of Archaeological Data: Archaeological Interpretation and the Lost tomb of Jesus,” In Buried Hopes or Risen Savior: Is the Talpiot Tomb the Burial Place of Jesus of Nazareth? Charles L. Quarles (ed.). Nashville: Broadman & Holman, 2008, pp 28-50.

“Does the Low Chronology Work?: A Case Study of Qasile X, Gezer X, and Lachish V,” in I Will Speak the Riddles of Ancient Times (Abiah Chidot Minei-Kedem-Ps 78:2b): Archaeological and Historical Studies in Honor of Amihai Mazar on the Occasion of his Sixtieth Birthday, ed. by Aren M. Maeir and Pierre de-Miroschedji. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2006, pp. 587-612.

“Deconstructing and Reconstructing the United Monarchy: House of David or Tent of David? (Current Trends in Iron Age Research)” in The Future of Biblical Archaeology: Reassessing Methodologies and Assumptions, eds. James Hoffmeier and Alan Millard. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing, 2004, pp. 121-147.

Articles

“A newly excavated seal of Siamun found at Tel Gezer,” With Stephan Munger and Samuel Wolff (in preparation).

Gezer, Archaeology, with Samuel Wolff, in Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception. Berlin: De Gruyter (submitted).

“A New Neo-Assyrian Cylinder Seal from Gezer in context,” with Tallay Ornan and Sam Wolff in Israel Exploration Journal 63 (2013):6-25.

Gezer, in The [Oxford] Encyclopedia of Bible and Archaeology, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Daniel Master (ed.). 2013. pp. 468-474.

“Jerusalem,” and “Temple of Jerusalem,” in Baker Dictionary of the Bible, Tremper Longman, Peter Enns, and Mark Strauss (eds.). Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 2013. Pp.913-917, 917-923.

“Gates of Jerusalem and Temple,” Gezer,” “Benjamin Gate,” Corner Gate,” “Dung Gate,” Ephraim Gate,” “Fish Gate,” “Fountain Gate,” “High Gate,” “Horse Gate,” “Inspection Gate,” in Baker Dictionary of the Bible, Tremper Longman, Peter Enns, and Mark Strauss (eds.). Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 2013. Pp. 188, 361, 341, 641, 660-61, 804, 846

Guarding the Border to Jerusalem: The Iron Age City of Gezer, with Samuel Wolff, Near Eastern Archaeology Journal 75(1):4-19, 2012.

“Archaeology and the Bible,” Areopagus Journal, Summer 2011 11(3): 6-13.

“Solomon’s Egyptian Father-in-Law: A Reassessment of Egyptian Activity based on recent Archaeological Discoveries,” Journal of the Near Eastern Archaeology Society 56:25-32 (2011).

“Tel Gezer, 2006-2009.” with Samuel Wolff and Gary Arbino, In Hadashot Arkheologiyot: Excavations and Surveys in Israel 123, Israel Antiquities Authority, 123 (2011).

“Archaeology and the Bible,” in The Baker Handbook to the Bible, Scott Duvall and Daniel Hays (eds.). Grand Rapids: Baker Book House 2011, pp. 1113-1126.

“Qumran Quagmire: Recent Debates Regarding the Identification of the Site,” in Southwestern Journal of Theology 53(1) Fall 2010, pp. 68-80.

“Quest or Quagmire: Trends in Israelite History and Archaeology,” in IBR Library Review, Volume 8, 2010, pp. 1-19.

“Reading Between the Lines: Uzziah’s Expansion and Tel Gezer,” Review and Expositor, 106(3): 361-382, Summer 2009.

“Process of Using Archaeology for Biblical Studies: Incarnation, Revelation, and Event,” In Midwestern Journal of Theology Spring 2009 Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 97-111.

“Purpose of Biblical Archaeology: Media Hype, Myths, Models, and Mission.” In Midwestern Journal of Theology Spring 2009, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 79-96.

Archaeology, Syro-Palestinian (Iron Age),” in Dictionary of the Old Testament: Historical Books, ed. by Bill T. Arnold and H. G. M. Williamson, Downers Grove: Intervarsity Press 2005, pp. 60-79.

“Gath, “Gaza,” and “Hebron,” in Dictionary of the Old Testament: Historical Books, ed. by Bill T. Arnold and H. G. M. Williamson, Downers Grove: Intervarsity Press 2005, pp. 305-307, 307-309, 390-392.

“Setting Jesus Free from Postmodern Reconstructions: Was Jesus a Galilean Jew or a Jewish Hellenist?” Journal for Baptist Theology and Ministry Vol. 2, No. 2 (Fall 2004):113-134.

“Gezer,” pp. 644-645. Holman Bible Dictionary, rev.ed., A. England and C. Brand (eds.). Nashville: Broadman and Holman, 2003.

“Methodological Comments on the Low Chronology: A Reply to Ernst Axel Knauf,” in Biblishe Notizen 111 (2002): 34-39.

“Archaeology of the Land of Israel,” pp. 100-111. Dictionary of New Testament Background, eds. Craig A. Evans and Stanley E. Porter, Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 2000.

“Ashdod”; “Athach”; “Ether”; “Besor”; “Cabbon”; “Chitlish”; “Cozeba”; “Dilean”; “Makaz”; “Shikkeron”; “Ephes-Dammim”; “Enaim”; “Gederah”; “Gederoth”; “Gibbethon”; “Iphtah.” Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible, ed. David Noel Freedman, Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans Publishing, 2000.

Reports (Limited Circulation)

Gezer 2013 Field Report, G-57/2013. (with Sam Wolff)

Gezer 2011 Field Report, G-52/2011. (with Sam Wolff)

Gezer 2009 Field Report, G-51/2009. (with Sam Wolff)

Gezer 2008 Field Report, G-57/2008. (with Sam Wolff)

Gezer 2007 Field Report, G-56/2007. (with Sam Wolff)

Gezer 2006 Field Report, G-48/2006. (with Sam Wolff).

Khirbet Zeitah al-Kharab G-38/1999 Field L: The Lower Tel Field Report (submitted to the Israel Antiquities Authority) 1999

Preliminary Report of the 1996 Excavation Season in Field IV, Tel Miqne-Ekron (submitted to the Israel Antiquities Authority)

Preliminary Report of the 1995 Excavation Season in Field IV, Tel Miqne-Ekron (submitted to the Israel Antiquities Authority)

Preliminary Report of the 1994 Excavation Season In Field IV, Tel Miqne-Ekron (submitted to the Israel Antiquities Authority)