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Feminist Companion To The Wisdom Li

Feminist Companion to the Bible

Paperback Published: 1st November 1995
ISBN: 9781850757351

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This collection presents essays on the configuration of 'woman' in the biblical wisdom literature from various perspectives: social (with ancient Near Eastern illuminations), literary/intertextual (in the sense of inner-biblical intertextuality).

Abbreviationsp. 9
Introductionp. 11
The Social Roles of Women in the World of Wisdomp. 24
Some Observations on the Figurations of Woman in Wisdom Literaturep. 50
Wise and Counselling Women in Ancient Israel: Literary and Historical Ideals of the Personified hokmap. 67
Who is eset hayil in Rabbinic Literature?p. 85
Who Would Blame Her? The 'Strange' Woman of Proverbs 7p. 100
'I Have Perfumed My Bed with Myrrh': The Foreign Woman (issa zara) in Proverbs 1-9p. 110
The Socio-Literary Production of the 'Foreign Woman' in Proverbsp. 127
Wise and Strange: An Interpretation of the Female Imagery in Proverbs in Light of Trickster Mythologyp. 131
The Strange Woman [actual symbol not reproducible] of Proverbs 1-9 and Post-Exilic Judaean Societyp. 157
Job and the Womb: Text about Men, Subtext about Womenp. 186
The Development of Job: Mrs Job as Catalystp. 201
A Feminist Approach to the Book of Jobp. 222
Bibliographyp. 252
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ISBN: 9781850757351
ISBN-10: 1850757356
Series: Feminist Companion to the Bible
Audience: BAC
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Published: 1st November 1995
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 1.42
Weight (kg): 0.38
Edition Number: 1