The Canonical Approach: A Critical Reconstruction of the Hermeneutics of Brevard S. Childs

The Canonical Approach: A Critical Reconstruction of the Hermeneutics of Brevard S. Childs

by Noble
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004101519

ISBN-13: 9789004101517

Pub. Date: 09/01/1995

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

Through analysing Brevard Childs' 'canonical approach' to biblical interpretation, this book explores some of the central problems in biblical methodology and hermeneutics. The author's novel solutions suggest how Childs' programme can be set upon a sounder methodological basis.  See more details below

Overview

Through analysing Brevard Childs' 'canonical approach' to biblical interpretation, this book explores some of the central problems in biblical methodology and hermeneutics. The author's novel solutions suggest how Childs' programme can be set upon a sounder methodological basis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004101517
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/1995
Series:
Biblical Interpretation Series, #16
Pages:
381
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.22(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
1Introduction1
2Childs' Methodology: Some Fundamental Elements9
3From Canonical Introduction to Biblical Theology38
4Reference, Fact, and Interpretation81
5Historical Methodology108
6Traditions and the Final Form145
7Author, Reader, and Context187
8Philosophical and Canonical Hermeneutics219
9Hermeneutics and Objectivism254
10The Illumination by the Spirit290
11Canonical Exegesis302
12A Critical Reconstruction of Childs' Programme328
Bibliography371
Index of Authors379

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