Publications

 

Books (as author)

McKinny, C.

2016  My People as Your People: A Textual and Archaeological Analysis of the Reign of Jehoshaphat. Volume 355 of American University Studies VII. Theology and Religion Series. Peter Lang Publishing, New York.

2015 The Regnal Chronology of the Kings of Judah and Israel: An Illustrated Guide. BiblePlaces.

(submitted) The Tribal Allotments of Judah and Benjamin in the Book of Joshua: A Historical Geography. History, Archaeology, and Culture of the Levant. Eisenbrauns, Winona Lake.

Books (as editor)

Maeir, A., Shai, I., and McKinny, C (eds.)

(in press)                   “And the Canaanites were then in the Land”: New Perspectives on the Late Bronze Age of Southern Canaan and its Surroundings. DeGruyter.

Shai, I., Hitchcock, L., Chadwick, J., Dagan, A., McKinny, C. and Uziel, J. (eds.)

(in press)                   Tell it in Gath: Studies in the History and Archaeology of Israel Essays in Honor of A. M. Maeir on the Occasion of his Sixtieth Birthday. Zaphon-Verlag.

Articles and Papers (*peer reviewed)

McKinny, C., Schwartz, O, Barkay, G., Fantalkin, A., and Zissu, B.,

2018*                       “Kiriath-Jearim (Deir el-‘Azhar): Archaeological Investigations of a Biblical Town in the Judean Hill Country.” Israel Exploration Journal 68(1): 33-49.

McKinny, C.

2018                         “Pressing On: Identifying the “Other” Gath and Its Implications for Understanding the Border between the Kingdoms of Israel and Judah.” In I. Shai, L. Hitchcock, J. R. Chadwick, A. Dagan, McKinny, C.,  and J. Uziel (eds.)  Tell it in Gath: Studies in the History and Archaeology of Israel Essays in Honor of A. M. Maeir on the Occasion of his Sixtieth Birthday. Zaphon-Verlag.

Shai, I., C. Sharp, A. de Freitas, D. Cassuto, and C. McKinny

2018                         “Trade and Exchange in the Southern Levant in the 13th century BCE: A View from Tel Burna, a Town in the Shephelah, Israel.” Pp. 177-183 in Circulation and Exchange of Goods and Technology: Signs of Dominant Ideologies, edited by A.P.D. Cruz and J.F.G. Boa. Hadrian Books, Oxford.

Shai, I. and McKinny, C.

2018                         “Canaanite Religion at Tel Burna in the 13th Century BCE.” Ancient Near East Today 3(VI).

McKinny, C. and Shai, I.

2018                         “Using Tools in Ways in Which They Were Not Intended: A Test Case of the Use of PlanGrid for Field Registration at Tel Burna.” Pp, 51-66 in Cyber-Archaeology and Grand Narratives: Digital Technology and Deep-Time Perspectives on Culture Change in the Middle East, eds. Levy, T. and Jones, I. Springer, New York.

 

 

McKinny, C., D. Cassuto, B. Yang, and I. Shai.

2018                         “Illuminating a Canaanite and Judahite Town: The Archaeological Background of Tel Burna.” Pp. 49-68 in The Old Testament in Theology and Teaching: Essays in Honor of Kay Fountain, edited by T. Chai and D. Johnson. Asia Pacific Theological Press, Baguio City (Philippines).

McKinny, C.

2018                         Entries for Tel Makmish/Michal, Tel Malhata, Khirbet el-Marjamah, Marketplaces, Tell el-Maskhuta, Tell el-Mazar, Khirbet el-Medeineh, Tel Megadim, Tell Mevorakh, Ed. D.C. Allison Jr., C. Helmer, C. Seow, H. Spieckermann, B.D. Walfish, E. Ziolkowski, and A.M. Maeir. Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception. vol. 16. DeGruyter, Berlin and New York.

McKinny, C. and Tavger, A.

2017*                       “’Flames from the Bramble’ – The Geography of the Abimelech Episode in Judges 9 and the                                            Identification of Beth-millo.” Ed. by Tavger, A., Amar, Z. and Bilig M. in The Highland’s                                                 Depth, Ephraim Range and Benjamin Research Studies, vol. 6. Ariel-Talmon, Ariel

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2017                         “Adapting PlanGrid: A Field Report of the Tel Burna Archaeological Project’s Digital Recording System.” Popular Archaeology 28.

Orendi, A., Smejda, L., McKinny, C., Cassuto, D., Sharp, C. and I. Shai

2017*                       The Agricultural Landscape of Tel Burna: Ecology and Economy of a Bronze Age/Iron Age Settlement in the Southern Levant. Journal of Landscape Ecology 10(3): 165-188.

Greenfield, T., C. McKinny, and I. Shai

2017*                       “I Can Count All My Bones”: A Preliminary Report of the Late Bronze Faunal Remains from Area B1 at Tel Burna, Israel. Pp. 419-442 in The Wide Lens in Archaeology: Honoring Brian Hesse’s Contributions to Anthropological Archaeology, edited by J. Lev-Tov, A. Gilbert, and P. Hesse. Bioarchaeology. Lockwood Press, Atlanta.

McKinny, C.

2017                         Entries on Lebanon – Archaeology and History; Lehi; Levant; and Libya. Ed. D.C. Allison Jr., C. Helmer, C. Seow, H. Spieckermann, B.D. Walfish, E. Ziolkowski, and A.M. Maeir. Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception. Vol. 15, DeGruyter, Berlin and New York.

2016                         Archaeology and Geography of the Southern Archaeological Park in Jerusalem. In Lexham Geographic Commentary on the Gospels, edited by B.J. Beitzel. Lexham Geographic Commentary 1. Lexham Press, Bellingham.

2016                         Local Language: Words and Teachings of Jesus Particular to Judea. In Lexham Geographic Commentary on the Gospels, edited by B.J. Beitzel. Lexham Geographic Commentary 1. Lexham Press, Bellingham.

2016                         Pig Husbandry in Israel during New Testament Times. In Lexham Geographic Commentary on the Gospels, edited by B.J. Beitzel. Lexham Geographic Commentary 1. Lexham Press, Bellingham.

2016                         Are there Rules for Excavating or Special Techniques? In The Five-Minute Archaeologist, edited by Cynthia Shafer-Elliott, pp. 48–50. Equinox, Sheffield, November.

2016                         Who Decides Who Can Dig and Where? In The Five-Minute Archaeologist, edited by Cynthia Shafer-Elliott, pp. 28–31. Equinox, Sheffield, November.

2016                         Entries on Har Karkom; Tell Judeidah; Kadesh Barnea; Ketef Hinnnom; Tell el-Kheleifah. Ed. D.C. Allison Jr., C. Helmer, C. Seow, H. Spieckermann, B.D. Walfish, E. Ziolkowski, and A.M. Maeir. Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception. Vol. 14, DeGruyter, Berlin and New York.

Sharp, C., McKinny, C., and Shai, I.

2015*                      “The Late Bronze Age Figurines of Tel Burna.” Strata 33:61-76.

McKinny, C.

2015*                       “A Discussion of the Identifications of Beth-Aven, Emek-Keziz and Zemaraim in the Territory of Benjamin,” Ed. by Tavger, A., Amar, Z. and Bilig M. pp. 13*-35* in The Highland’s Depth, Ephraim Range and Benjamin Research Studies, vol. 4. Ariel-Talmon, Ariel.

Dagan, A. and McKinny, C.

2015*                       “The Beginning of Modern Archaeological and Archaeological Research at Tel Burna” (Hebrew). Moreshet Israel 12 (Israel Heritage Volume): 11-29.

McKinny, C., Cassuto, D., and Shai, I.

2015                         “Tel Burna – the Late Bronze and Iron Age Remains After Five Seasons.” The Bible and                                                  Interpretation. April.

Shai, I., Uziel, J., McKinny, C.

2015*                       “Late Bronze Age Cultic Activity in Ancient Canaan: A View from Tel Burna.” Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research 375 (December): 1-19.

McKinny, C.

2015                         MMŠT. In Lexham Bible Dictionary, edited by J.D. Barry, L. Wentz, D. Mangum, C. Sinclair-Wolcott, R. Klippenstein, D. Bomar, E. Ritzema, W. Widder, and D.R. Brown, pp. n.p. Lexham Press, Bellingham.

2015                         Wilderness of Zin. In Lexham Bible Dictionary, edited by J.D. Barry, L. Wentz, D. Mangum, C. Sinclair-Wolcott, R. Klippenstein, D. Bomar, E. Ritzema, W. Widder, and D.R. Brown, pp. n.p. Lexham Press, Bellingham.

McKinny, C., and Dagan, A.

2013*                        “The Explorations of Tel Burna.” Palestine Exploration Quarterly 145, no. 4 (December 2013):                                       294–305.