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Art and meaning [electronic resource] : rhetoric in Biblical literature / edited by David J.A. Clines, David M. Gunn, and Alan J. Hauser.

Contributor(s): Clines, David J. A | Gunn, D. M. (David M.) | Hauser, Alan J.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 19.Publisher: Sheffield : JSOT Press, 1982Description: 1 online resource (266 p.).ISBN: 9780567405241 (electronic bk.); 0567405249 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Rhetorical criticism | Bible -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible -- Style | TRAVEL -- Special Interest -- Literary | LITERARY CRITICISM -- General | Bijbel | Literaire structuurGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Art and meaning.DDC classification: 809/.93522 Other classification: 11.33 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
A methodological setting for rhetorical criticism/Martin Kessler -- Genesis 2-3: the theme of intimacy and alienation/Alan Jon Hauser -- The structure of Exodus 1:1-14/Charles Isbell -- A plague on both our houses: form- and rhetorical- critical observations on Exodus 7-11/Ann M. Vater -- The hardening of Pharaoh's heart: plot, character and theology in Exodus 1-14/David M. Gunn -- Humility and honor: a Moses legend in Numbers 12/George W. Coats -- Whom will he teach knowledge: A literary approach to Isaiah 28/J. Cheryl Exum -- The contribution of rhetorical criticism to understanding Isaiah 51:1-16/J. Kenneth Kuntz -- Why have you abandoned me? -- a rhetorical study of Psalm 22/John S. Kselman -- The arguments of Job's three friends/David J.A. Clines -- The literary structure of Luke 1-2/Charles Thomas Davis -- Pattern in the fourth Gospel/Edwin C. Webster.
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 L.
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A methodological setting for rhetorical criticism/Martin Kessler -- Genesis 2-3: the theme of intimacy and alienation/Alan Jon Hauser -- The structure of Exodus 1:1-14/Charles Isbell -- A plague on both our houses: form- and rhetorical- critical observations on Exodus 7-11/Ann M. Vater -- The hardening of Pharaoh's heart: plot, character and theology in Exodus 1-14/David M. Gunn -- Humility and honor: a Moses legend in Numbers 12/George W. Coats -- Whom will he teach knowledge: A literary approach to Isaiah 28/J. Cheryl Exum -- The contribution of rhetorical criticism to understanding Isaiah 51:1-16/J. Kenneth Kuntz -- Why have you abandoned me? -- a rhetorical study of Psalm 22/John S. Kselman -- The arguments of Job's three friends/David J.A. Clines -- The literary structure of Luke 1-2/Charles Thomas Davis -- Pattern in the fourth Gospel/Edwin C. Webster.

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 L.

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