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Relating to the text [electronic resource] : interdisciplinary and form-critical insights on the Bible / edited by Timothy J. Sandoval, Carleen Mandolfo.

Contributor(s): Sandoval, Timothy J | Mandolfo, Carleen | Buss, Martin J.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 384.Publisher: London ; New York : T & T Clark International, c2003Description: 1 online resource (xv, 392 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780567004284 (electronic bk.); 0567004287 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, Form | Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Buss, Martin J | Bible. A.T. -- Critique de la forme | Bible. A.T. -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | RELIGION -- Biblical Criticism & Interpretation -- Old Testament | Bijbel | Vormkritiek | Exegese | Interdisciplinair onderzoek | B�iblia (cr�itica e interpreta�c�ao) | Antigo testamentoGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Relating to the text.DDC classification: 221.6/63 Other classification: 11.33 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Martin Buss: the man and his work / John H. Hayes -- The literature of ancient Israel by Hermann Gunkel / Armin Siedlecki -- Social sciences and form-criticism: towards the generative force of life-settings / Erhad S. Gerstenberger -- Commenting on commentary: reflections on a genre / Frank H. Gorman -- Metaphor and rhetorical strategy in Zephaniah / Marvin A. Sweeney -- Isaiah and Micah: two modes of prophetic presentation / Yehoshua Gitay -- The engaging nuances of genre: reading Saul and Michal afresh / Barbara Green -- Elihu's sapiential hymn (Job 36:24-37:13): genre, rhetoric and moral imagination / Carol A. Newsom -- Re-encounter with the text: on the importance of 'relational' wrestling / Nickie M. Stipe -- Lacan, the phallus and the construal of intergenerational kinship in Genesis-Numbers / Sarah J. Melcher -- A deconstructive reading of Hosea 1-3 / David Jobling -- The Shulamite is not the woman of valor / David Blumenthal -- Honor restored: honor, shame and God as redeeming kinsman in second Isaiah / Sarah J. Dille -- Can daughters be sons? The daughters of Zelophehad in patriarchal and imperial society / Dora Rudo Mbuwayesango -- Reading Amy Tan reading Job / Jeffrey K. Kuan -- Beowulf's Bible: the monsters and the biblical critics / Timothy K. Beal, Tod Linafelt -- The origins and challenges of an ecojustice hermeneutic / Norman C. Habel -- Ur of the Chaldeans and interdisciplinary research / J. Maxwell Miller -- Analogical thinking and ancient Israelite intellectual history: the case for an 'entropy model' in the study of Israelite thought / Ehud Ben Zvi -- American 'Orientals' and their theatrical Bibles / Burke O. Long.
Summary: This collection contains studies reflecting the contribution of Martin Buss to biblical scholarship, focusing on the forms and genres of biblical literature and on interdisciplinary approaches to biblical interpretation. Contributors to the volume include J.H. Hayes, J. Kuan, A. Siedlecki, B. Green, M. Miller, R. Bailey, S. Melcher, B. Long, N. Walls, C. Newsom, D. Blumenthal, T. Linafelt, T. Beal, E. Ben Zvi, N. Stipe, N. Habel, F. Gorman, Y. Gitay, J. Lapsley, M. Sweeney, E. Gerstenberger, V. Robbins, D. Jobling, R. Weems, C. Mandolfo, and T. Sandoval.
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Collection of essays honoring Professor Martin J. Buss.

"Bibliography of Martin Buss": p. 22-24.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-377) and indexes.

Martin Buss: the man and his work / John H. Hayes -- The literature of ancient Israel by Hermann Gunkel / Armin Siedlecki -- Social sciences and form-criticism: towards the generative force of life-settings / Erhad S. Gerstenberger -- Commenting on commentary: reflections on a genre / Frank H. Gorman -- Metaphor and rhetorical strategy in Zephaniah / Marvin A. Sweeney -- Isaiah and Micah: two modes of prophetic presentation / Yehoshua Gitay -- The engaging nuances of genre: reading Saul and Michal afresh / Barbara Green -- Elihu's sapiential hymn (Job 36:24-37:13): genre, rhetoric and moral imagination / Carol A. Newsom -- Re-encounter with the text: on the importance of 'relational' wrestling / Nickie M. Stipe -- Lacan, the phallus and the construal of intergenerational kinship in Genesis-Numbers / Sarah J. Melcher -- A deconstructive reading of Hosea 1-3 / David Jobling -- The Shulamite is not the woman of valor / David Blumenthal -- Honor restored: honor, shame and God as redeeming kinsman in second Isaiah / Sarah J. Dille -- Can daughters be sons? The daughters of Zelophehad in patriarchal and imperial society / Dora Rudo Mbuwayesango -- Reading Amy Tan reading Job / Jeffrey K. Kuan -- Beowulf's Bible: the monsters and the biblical critics / Timothy K. Beal, Tod Linafelt -- The origins and challenges of an ecojustice hermeneutic / Norman C. Habel -- Ur of the Chaldeans and interdisciplinary research / J. Maxwell Miller -- Analogical thinking and ancient Israelite intellectual history: the case for an 'entropy model' in the study of Israelite thought / Ehud Ben Zvi -- American 'Orientals' and their theatrical Bibles / Burke O. Long.

This collection contains studies reflecting the contribution of Martin Buss to biblical scholarship, focusing on the forms and genres of biblical literature and on interdisciplinary approaches to biblical interpretation. Contributors to the volume include J.H. Hayes, J. Kuan, A. Siedlecki, B. Green, M. Miller, R. Bailey, S. Melcher, B. Long, N. Walls, C. Newsom, D. Blumenthal, T. Linafelt, T. Beal, E. Ben Zvi, N. Stipe, N. Habel, F. Gorman, Y. Gitay, J. Lapsley, M. Sweeney, E. Gerstenberger, V. Robbins, D. Jobling, R. Weems, C. Mandolfo, and T. Sandoval.

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