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Are We Not Men?: Unstable Masculinity in the Hebrew Prophets

ISBN : 9780190227364

Price(incl.tax): 
¥12,012
Author: 
Rhiannon Graybill
Pages
200 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2017
Are We Not Men? offers an innovative approach to gender and embodiment in the Hebrew Bible, revealing the male body as a source of persistent difficulty for the Hebrew prophets. Drawing together key m ... Read more

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Arguing with Aseneth: Gentile Access to Israel's Living God in Jewish Antiquity

ISBN : 9780190878993

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¥15,246
Author: 
Jill Hicks-Keeton
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Arguing with Aseneth shows how the ancient Jewish romance known as Joseph and Aseneth moves a minor character in Genesis from obscurity to renown, weaving a new story whose main purpose was to interve ... Read more

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Before the Bible: The Liturgical Body and the Formation of Scriptures in early Judaism

ISBN : 9780190212216

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¥11,396
Author: 
Judith H. Newman
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Before the Bible reveals the landscape of scripture in an era prior to the crystallization of the rabbinic Bible and the canonization of the Christian Bible. Most accounts of the formation of the Hebr ... Read more

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Biblical Pseudepigrapha in Slavonic Traditions

ISBN : 9780199590940

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¥22,825
Author: 
Alexander Kulik; Sergey Minov
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Early Slavonic writings have preserved a unique corpus of compositions that develop biblical themes. These extracanonical, parabiblical narratives are known as pseudepigrapha, and they preserve many a ... Read more

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Blessed Among Women?: Mothers and Motherhood in the New Testament

ISBN : 9780190677084

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¥15,246
Author: 
Alicia Myers
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Mothers appear throughout the New Testament. Called "blessed among women" by Elizabeth in the Gospel of Luke, Mary, the mother of Jesus, is the most obvious example. But she is far from the only mothe ... Read more

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Canonizing Paul: Ancient Editorial Practice and the Corpus Paulinum

ISBN : 9780199917341

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¥13,398
Author: 
Eric W. Scherbenske
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Mar 2013
Canonizing Paul explores how ancient editorial practices utilized in the publication of corpora (e.g. preparation of texts, selection and arrangement of tracts, and composition and deployment of parat ... Read more

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Comedy and Feminist Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible: A Subversive Collaboration

ISBN : 9780199656776

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¥17,534
Author: 
Melissa Jackson
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 223 mm
Pub date
Jul 2012
Comedy is both relative, linked to a time and culture, and universal, found pervasively across time and culture. The Hebrew Bible contains comedy of this relative, yet universal nature. Melissa A. Jac ... Read more

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Desiring Conversion: Hermas, Thecla, Aseneth

ISBN : 9780199754519

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¥14,476
Author: 
B. Diane Lipsett
Pages
200 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 218 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
Self-restraint or self-mastery may appear to be the opposite of erotic desire. But in this nuanced, literary analysis, Diane Lipsett traces the intriguing interplay of desire and self-restraint in th ... Read more

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Deuteronomy 28 and the Aramaic Curse Tradition

ISBN : 9780198810933

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¥11,869
Author: 
Laura Quick
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
Series
Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs
This study considers the relationship of Deuteronomy 28 to the curse traditions of the ancient Near East. It focuses on the linguistic and cultural means of the transmission of these traditions to the ... Read more

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Deuteronomy and the Judaean Diaspora

ISBN : 9780198702733

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¥13,508
Author: 
Ernest W. Nicholson
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
144 x 222 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
In Deuteronomy and the Judaean Diaspora Ernest Nicholson challenges the widely accepted view that Deuteronomy was the 'book of the law' described in 2 Kings 22-3 as the basis of king Josiah's cultic r ... Read more

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