Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-312) and indexes.
Introduction: empires, colonies, and postcolonial interpretation -- Major considerations in the analysis of imperial rule and postcolonial criticism -- The Assyrian Empire, the conquest of Israel, and the colonization of Judah -- Judah under the Neo-Babylonian Empire -- The Persian Empire and the colony of Judah -- Judea/Israel under the Greek Empires -- Judea/Israel under the Roman Empire.
An examination of ancient Israel and the Hebrew Bible through the lens of postcolonial interpretation and Empire studies.
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