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Texts Of Terror Paper

Texts Of Terror Paper

by Phyllis Trible


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Texts Of Terror Paper

Professor Trible focuses on four variations upon the theme of terror in the Bible. By combining the discipline of literary criticism with the hermeneutics of feminism, she reinterprets the tragic stories of four women in ancient Israel: Hagar, Tamar, an unnamed concubine, and the daughter of Jephthah. In highlighting the silence, absence, and oppostition of God, as well as human cruelty, Trible shows how these neglected stories-interpreted in memoriam-challenge both the misogyny of Scripture and its use in church, synagogue, and academy.

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ISBN-13: 9780800615376
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date: 03/01/1984
Series: Overtures to Biblical Theology Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 148
Sales rank: 879,400
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.32(d)

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