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The creation of man and woman [electronic resource] : interpretations of the biblical narratives in Jewish and Christian traditions / edited by Gerard P. Luttikhuizen.

Contributor(s): Luttikhuizen, Gerard P.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Themes in biblical narrative: v. 3.Publisher: Leiden ; Boston, Mass. : Brill, 2000Description: 1 online resource (x, 214 p.).ISBN: 1417590890 (electronic bk.); 9781417590896 (electronic bk.); 9004116710 (alk. paper); 9789004116719 (alk. paper); 9047400399; 9789047400394.Subject(s): Adam (Biblical figure) | Eve (Biblical figure) | Creation -- History of doctrines | Bible. Old Testament Genesis I-II -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History | Adam, (Biblical figure) | Eve, (Biblical figure) | Adam (Personnage biblique) | �Eve (Personnage biblique) | Bible. A.T. Gen�ese I-II -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc. -- Histoire | Cr�eation -- Histoire des doctrines | RELIGION -- Faith | Schepping | Genesis (bijbelboek) | InterpretatieGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Creation of man and woman.DDC classification: 202.2 Other classification: 11.41 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The creation of man and woman in Biblical and ancient Near Eastern traditions / E. Noort -- Pandora or the creation of a Greek Eve / J.N. Bremmer -- The creation of man and woman in early Jewish literature / J.T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- Endowed with reason or glued to the senses : Philo's thoughts on Adam and Eve / A. van den Hoek -- Man, woman, and the angels in 1 Cor 11:2-16 / L.J. Lietaert Peerbolte -- Keeping marriage out of paradise : the creation of man and woman in patristic literature / H.S. Benjamins -- The creation of the human in rabbinic interpretation / G.M.G. Teugels -- Eve and the matriarchs : aspects of woman typology in Genesis / W.J. van Bekkum -- The creation of man and woman in The secret book of John / G.P. Luttikhuizen -- "Two of far nobler shape" : Milton's re-creation of Eve and Adam / H. Wilcox -- The creation of Eve and the ambivalence between the sexes / P.E. Jongsma-Tieleman -- The performance of creation, creation in performance / S. Levy.
Summary: This volume deals with the three stories about the creation of man and woman in the Hebrew Bible (Genesis 1:26-27; 2:7; and 2:18-25) and with diverse interpretations of these narratives in Judaism and Christianity, particularly in ancient Jewish and Christian texts.
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The creation of man and woman in Biblical and ancient Near Eastern traditions / E. Noort -- Pandora or the creation of a Greek Eve / J.N. Bremmer -- The creation of man and woman in early Jewish literature / J.T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- Endowed with reason or glued to the senses : Philo's thoughts on Adam and Eve / A. van den Hoek -- Man, woman, and the angels in 1 Cor 11:2-16 / L.J. Lietaert Peerbolte -- Keeping marriage out of paradise : the creation of man and woman in patristic literature / H.S. Benjamins -- The creation of the human in rabbinic interpretation / G.M.G. Teugels -- Eve and the matriarchs : aspects of woman typology in Genesis / W.J. van Bekkum -- The creation of man and woman in The secret book of John / G.P. Luttikhuizen -- "Two of far nobler shape" : Milton's re-creation of Eve and Adam / H. Wilcox -- The creation of Eve and the ambivalence between the sexes / P.E. Jongsma-Tieleman -- The performance of creation, creation in performance / S. Levy.

This volume deals with the three stories about the creation of man and woman in the Hebrew Bible (Genesis 1:26-27; 2:7; and 2:18-25) and with diverse interpretations of these narratives in Judaism and Christianity, particularly in ancient Jewish and Christian texts.

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