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Battered love : marriage, sex, and violence in the Hebrew prophets / by Renita J. Weems.

Author/Creator:
Weems, Renita J., 1954-
Publication:
Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, 1995.
Series:
Overtures to biblical theology
Overtures to biblical theology
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 150, [2] pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
Bible. O.T.. Prophets. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Violence in the Bible.
Sex in the Bible.
Women in the Bible.
Place of Publication:
United States Minnesota Minneapolis.
Contents:
Introduction: A Metaphor's Fatal Attraction
"You Have the Forehead of a Whore": The Rhetoric of a Metaphor
"Is She Not My Wife?": Prophets, Audiences, and Expectations
"Am I Not Her Husband?": The Unpredictable and Unimaginable God
"Yet I Will Remember My Covenant with You": The World of Romance and Rape.
Notes:
"Cover graphic: Mary Reed Daniel, 'Nature Study No. 20,' acrylic on paper ... Cover design: Patricia M. Boman."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1995
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0800629485 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
33333933
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