In the Name of God

The Bible in the Colonial Discourse of Empire

Edited by C.L. Crouch, University of Nottingham and Jonathan Stökl, King's College, London

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€108,00
$130.00
ISBN13: 
9789004258334
E-ISBN: 
9789004259126
Publication Date: 
November 2013
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Hardback
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viii, 192 pp.
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ISSN: 
0928-0731
Volume: 
126

Ellen van Wolde

By carefully analyzing the text-semantic features of Genesis 1-11, this book offers a quite new perspective on the primaeval history: not a story concerning the human being in relation to God, nor one about the human being who falls from bad to worse, but a rather different landscape seen from...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004098879
Publication date: 
May 1994
€108,00
$131.00

David Seeley

This study applies the reading strategies associated with Jacques Derrida and Michel Foucault to the four Gospels and Paul. The result avoids jargon and obfuscation while bringing traditional questions about these texts to a new level of clarity and sharpness.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004098800
Publication date: 
March 1994
€138,00
$167.00

Duane F. Watson and Alan J. Hauser

This volume contains extensive bibliographies of works on rhetorical criticism of both the Old and New Testaments. Introductory chapters treat the development of rhetorical criticism and its influence on contemporary biblical interpretation.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004099036
Publication date: 
October 1993
€138,00
$167.00

Paul L. Danove

This volume generates a narrative grammar which joins linguistic, structuralist, rhetorical, and reader-response methods and then applies it to investigate the textural indicators for interpreting the ending of the Gospel of Mark at 16:8.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004097179
Publication date: 
August 1993
€167,00
$202.00

Sjef van Tilborg

All the texts of John's Gospel in which love plays a textual and/or narrative role are analyzed. The book contains the five chapters: family love, the teacher's love for his favourite, Jesus' disciples as (his) friends, loving women and beloved men.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004097162
Publication date: 
February 1993
€138,00
$167.00

Athalya Brenner and Fokkelien van Dijk-Hemmes

Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004106444
Publication date: 
May 1996
€108,00
$131.00

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