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The social meanings of sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible : a study of four writings / David Janzen.

Author/Creator:
Janzen, David, 1968-
Publication:
Berlin ; New York : W. de Gruyter, [2004]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (312 pages)
Edition:
Reprint 2012
Series:
Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft ; 344.
Beihefte zur zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche wissenschaft ; Bd. 344
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Subjects:
Sacrifice -- Biblical teaching.
Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Ritualopfer in der Hebräischen Bibel aus der Sicht der anthropologischen Theorie, mit der Schlussfolgerung, dass Opfern unterschiedliche soziale Güter in unterschiedlichen biblischen Schriften kommuniziert.
Sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible - a cultural anthropological approach Ritual sacrifice in the Hebrew Bible studied through the lens of anthropological theory; concluding that sacrifice communicates different social goods in different biblical writings.
Contents:
Introduction
The rhetorics of ritual
Ritual and ritualized morality
Theology, worldview, and ideology
The study of sacrifice in biblical studies
Sacrifice in the priestly writing
Sacrifice and the king in the Deuteronomistic history
Perfect slaughter : sacrifice as warning and promise in the Deuteronomistic history
Sacrifice as cultic expression of the law : social and geographic separation in Ezra-Nehemiah
Rest, peace, and quiet : sacrifice in Chronicles
Conclusion: Sacrifice, God, and the people.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
3-11-090481-0
OCLC:
979693663
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9783110904819 doi