The Bible, Violence, and the Sacred: Liberation from the Myth of Sanctioned Violence

The Bible, Violence, and the Sacred: Liberation from the Myth of Sanctioned Violence

by James G. Williams, Rene Girard
     
 

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This book represents the first comprehensive application to the whole Bible of Rene Girard's theories on violence, civilization, and religion.  See more details below

Overview

This book represents the first comprehensive application to the whole Bible of Rene Girard's theories on violence, civilization, and religion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556356360
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Pages:
310
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

James G. Williams, now retired, taught Hebrew Bible and New Testament at Syracuse University and is the author of Gospel Against Parable: Mark's Language of Mystery and Women Recounted: Narrative Thinking and the God of Israel.

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