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Subversive scribes and the Solomonic narrative [electronic resource] : a rereading of 1 Kings 1-11 / Eric A. Seibert.

By: Seibert, Eric A, 1969-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies: 436.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies: Publisher: New York ; London : T & T Clark, c2006Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 209 p.).ISBN: 9780567544384 (electronic bk.); 0567544389 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Bible. Old Testament Kings, 1st, I-XI -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Subversive activities -- Biblical teaching | Propaganda -- Biblical teaching | Bible. Kings, 1st, I-XI -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament | I Koningen (bijbelboek)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Subversive scribes and the Solomonic narrative.DDC classification: 222/.5306 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Propaganda, subversion, and Scripture -- Scribes and scribal subversion -- Prolegomena to reading 1 Kings 1-11 -- Propaganda and subversion in Solomon's rise to power: 1 Kings 1-2 -- Selected examples of subversion in 1 Kings 3-11.
Summary: Subversive Scribes and the Solomonic Narrative considers 1 Kgs 1-11 through the optics of propaganda and subversion with primary attention given to subversive readings of portions of the Solomonic narrative. Seibert explores the social context in which scribal subversion was not only possible but perhaps even necessary and examines texts that covertly undermine the legitimacy or the legacy of Solomon. � The book is divided into two parts. In the first, Seibert develops definitions of propaganda and subversion and notes other studies which have understood certain biblical texts to functi.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [188]-200) and indexes.

Propaganda, subversion, and Scripture -- Scribes and scribal subversion -- Prolegomena to reading 1 Kings 1-11 -- Propaganda and subversion in Solomon's rise to power: 1 Kings 1-2 -- Selected examples of subversion in 1 Kings 3-11.

Subversive Scribes and the Solomonic Narrative considers 1 Kgs 1-11 through the optics of propaganda and subversion with primary attention given to subversive readings of portions of the Solomonic narrative. Seibert explores the social context in which scribal subversion was not only possible but perhaps even necessary and examines texts that covertly undermine the legitimacy or the legacy of Solomon. � The book is divided into two parts. In the first, Seibert develops definitions of propaganda and subversion and notes other studies which have understood certain biblical texts to functi.

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