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
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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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0928-0731
Volume: 
126

Andrew T. Abernethy, Wheaton College

In Eating in Isaiah Andrew T. Abernethy employs a sequential-synchronic approach to explore the role of eating in the structure and message of the book of Isaiah.
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131
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9789004270374
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9789004280861
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September 2014
€109,00
$131.00

Wim J.C. Weren, Tilburg University

These essays concentrate on structures and meanings in textual units from Matthew’s Gospel. New tools are developed for the intertextual analysis of relations with texts from the Hebrew Bible and the Septuagint. New windows are opened on shifts in the identity of Matthean communities.
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130
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254954
E-ISBN: 
9789004280519
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September 2014
€139,00
$166.00

Samuel Tongue, Glasgow University

In Between Biblical Criticism and Poetic Rewriting, Samuel Tongue offers an account of how poetic rewritings of the Bible question the disciplinary constitution of Biblical Studies, ultimately demonstrating the performativity of all interpretation.
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129
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270404
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9789004271159
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April 2014
€127,00
$152.00

Brian C. Small, Baylor University

In The Characterization of Jesus in the Book of Hebrews Brian Small applies the tools of literary and rhetorical criticism to reconstruct the author of Hebrew’s portrayal of Jesus’ character.
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128
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264441
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9789004264458
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January 2014
€154,00
$185.00

Alison Gray, Cambridge University

In Psalm 18 in Words and Pictures: A Reading Through Metaphor, Alison Gray offers new insights into the psalm’s translation and interpretation, by paying particular attention to the poet’s metaphors and other forms of verbal art.
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Volume: 
127
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255043
E-ISBN: 
9789004263215
Publication date: 
January 2014
€113,00
$136.00

Edited by A. K. M. Adam and Samuel Tongue

Infused with literary, political, art-critical, cinematic, liturgical and other interests, these essays display interpretive verve freed from the anxiety of disciplines — with closely observed interpretive insights, critical engagement with biblical texts, and vivid inspiration from their...
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125
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259072
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9789004259096
Publication date: 
June 2014
€113,00
$136.00

Seong Whan Timothy Hyun, Faith Evangelical College & Seminary in Tacoma, WA

In reading Job 1-11, Bakhtin’s dialogism and chronotope define each different voice as a unique and equally weighted voice and reveal its dialogical interaction with other voices to produce better questions about Job rather than answers.
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Volume: 
124
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258105
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9789004258112
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October 2013
€108,00
$130.00

By Timo Eskola, University of Helsinki

Reading Heikki Räisänen’s hermeneutics in context, Timo Eskola explores the development of Western New Testament interpretation. Proposing sociology as the link between standard historicism and poststructuralism, Räisänen reinterprets the sociology of knowledge. He substitutes sacralized...
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123
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256927
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9789004258037
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October 2013
€164,00
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In Aposynagōgos and the Historical Jesus in John, Bernier argues that the Johannine expulsion passages could plausibly describe events that occurred during Jesus' lifetime.
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122
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Hardback
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9789004254480
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9789004257795
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September 2013
€104,00
$121.00

By Anna Rebecca Solevåg, School of Mission and Theology in Stavanger, Norway

In Birthing Salvation Anna Rebecca Solevåg shows how childbearing discourse interfaces with salvation discourse in the Pastoral Epistles, the Acts of Andrew and the Martyrdom of Perpetua and Felicitas. Issues of gender and class are explored through an intersectional analysis.
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Volume: 
121
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004254978
E-ISBN: 
9789004257788
Publication date: 
August 2013
€128,00
$151.00

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