New Testament Masculinities

New Testament Masculinities

by Stephen Moore
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004130462

ISBN-13: 9789004130463

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: BRILL

This collection considers themes of Christology, patriarchy, violence, colonialism, family structures, and sexual practices as it explores the construction and performance of masculinity in the New Testament and related early Christian texts. Examining the Gospels, Romans, the Pastorals,
Revelation, and the Shepherd of Hermas, it situates diverse

Overview

This collection considers themes of Christology, patriarchy, violence, colonialism, family structures, and sexual practices as it explores the construction and performance of masculinity in the New Testament and related early Christian texts. Examining the Gospels, Romans, the Pastorals,
Revelation, and the Shepherd of Hermas, it situates diverse masculinities within a Greco-Roman matrix and introduces biblical scholarship to a rich vein of classical scholarship on gender. The contributors include Janice Capel Anderson, David J. A. Clines, Colleen M. Conway, Mary Rose D'Angelo, Page duBois, Chris Frilingos, Jennifer A. Glancy, Maud W. Gleason, Stephen D. Moore, Jerome H. Neyrey, Seong Hee Kim, Jeffrey L. Staley, Diana M. Swancutt, Tat-siong Benny Liew and Eric Thurman.

Paperback edition is available from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004130463
Publisher:
BRILL
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Series:
SBL - Semeia Studies Series, #45
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.20(d)

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