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The aesthetics of violence in the Prophets / edited by Julia M. O'Brien and Chris Franke.

New York : T & T Clark, ©2010.

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  • Title:
    The aesthetics of violence in the Prophets / edited by Julia M. O'Brien and Chris Franke.
  • Contributor: Julia M O'Brien;
    Chris Franke
  • Subjects: Violence in the Bible; RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Prophets; Violence in the Bible; Bible. Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc; Bible. Prophets; Electronic books; Criticism, interpretation, etc;
    Dewey: 224/.083036
  • Publication Details: New York : T & T Clark, ©2010.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Sculpted warriors : sexuality and the sacred in the depiction of warfare in the Assyrian palace reliefs and in Ezekiel 23:14-17 / Mapping violence in the Prophets : Zephaniah 2 / Reclaiming Jeremiah's violence / Hewn by the prophet : an analysis of violence and sexual transgression in Hosea with reference to the homiletical aesthetic of Jeremiah Wright / On the pleasures of prophetic judgment : reading Micah 1:6 and 3:12 with Stokely Carmichael / "Tongue-lashing" or a prophetic aesthetics of violation : an analysis of prophetic structures that reverberate beyond the biblical world / Violent pictures, violent cultures? : the "aesthetics of violence" in contemporary film and in ancient prophetic texts / The beauty of the bloody God : the divine warrior in prophetic literature / Divine violence in the Book of Amos /
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780567571427 (electronic bk.); ISBN 0567571424 (electronic bk.); BNB GBB995289; System number: 019404254
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xii, 187 pages) : illustrations.
  • Series: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies ; 517
    T & T Clark library of biblical studies

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