Footnotes

1.

Coogan originally presented these views in the Palestine Exploration Quarterly 119 (January/June 1987), pp. 1–8.

2.

See my original article, “Bronze Bull Found in Israelite ‘High Place’ from the Time of the Judges,” BAR 09:05, and the more technical version, “The ‘Bull Site’: An Iron Age I Open Cult Place,” Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research (BASOR) 247 (1982), pp. 27–42.

3.

See the papers of Moshe Kochavi and Amihai Mazar in Biblical Archaeology Today (Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society, 1985), pp. 47–71; Lawrence E. Stager, “The Archaeology of the Family in Ancient Israel,” BASOR 260 (1985), pp. 1–35; Israel Finkelstein, The Archaeology of the Israelite Settlement (Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society, 1988), an updated synthesis of the archaeological evidence.