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Art and Meaning : Rhetoric in Biblical Literature.

Author/Creator:
Hauser, Alan J.
Publication:
London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (275 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies
The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies
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Subjects:
Bible. -- O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Rhetoric in the Bible.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Biblical authors were artists of language who created their meaning through their verbal artistry, their rhetoric. These twelve essays see meaning as ultimately inseparable from art and seek to understand the biblical literature with sensitivity to the writer's craft. Contents: David Clines, The Arguments of Job's Friends. George Coats, A Moses Legend in Numbers 12. Charles Davis, The Literary Structure of Luke 1-2. Cheryl Exum, A Literary Approach to Isaiah 28. David Gunn, Plot, Character and Theology in Exodus 1-14. Alan Hauser, Intimacy and Alienation in Genesis 2-3. Charles Isbell, Story Lines and Key Words in Exodus 1-2. Martin Kessler, Methodology for Rhetorical Criticism. John Kselman, A Rhetorical Study of Psalm 22. Kenneth Kuntz, Rhetorical Criticism and Isaiah 51.1-16. Ann Vater, Form and Rhetorical Criticism in Exodus 7-11. Edwin Webster, Pattern in the Fourth Gospel.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
A Methodological Setting for Rhetorical Criticism
Genesis 2-3: The Theme of Intimacy and Alienation
The Structure of Exodus 1:1-14
A Plague on Both our Houses": Form - and Rhetorical - Critical Observations on Exodus 7-11
The "Hardening of Pharaoh's Heart": Plot, Character and Theology in Exodus 1-14
Humility and Honor: A Moses Legend in Numbers 12
Whom will he teach knowledge?": A Literary Approach to Isaiah 28
The Contribution of Rhetorical Criticism to Understanding Isaiah 51:1-16
Why have you abandoned me?" A Rhetorical Study of Psalm 22
The Arguments of Job's Three Friends
The Literary Structure of Luke 1-2
Pattern in the Fourth Gospel
Index of Biblical References
Index of Authors
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
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T
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Clines, David J. A.
Gunn, David M.
Hauser, Alan J.
Clines, David J A.
Gunn, Professor David M.
Other format:
Print version: Hauser, Alan J. Art and Meaning
ISBN:
9780567405241
9780567448637
OCLC:
893333876