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Exploring Postcolonial Biblical Criticism - History, Method, Practice

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Informationen zum Autor R. S. Sugirtharajah has published widely on biblical interpretation and especially on the intersection between postcolonialism and biblical studies. His publications include, Postcolonial Criticism and Biblical Interpretation (2002), Postcolonial Reconfigurations (2003), The Bible and Empire (2005), Postcolonial Biblical Reader (2006), Still at the Margins (2006), Voices from the Margin (1995, 2006), and Troublesome Texts (2008). Klappentext Exploring Postcolonial Biblical Criticism: History, Method, Practice offers a concise and multifaceted overview of the origins, development, and application of postcolonial criticism to biblical studies.?* Offers a concise and accessible introduction to postcolonial biblical studies* Provides a comprehensive overview of postcolonial studies by one of the field's most prominent figures* Explains one of the most innovative and important developments in modern biblical studies* Accessible enough to appeal to general readers interested in religion Zusammenfassung Exploring Postcolonial Biblical Criticism offers a concise and multifaceted overview of the origins, development, and application of postcolonial criticism to biblical studies from one of the field's most prominent figures. Inhaltsverzeichnis AcknowledgmentsIntroduction1 Postcolonialism: Hermeneutical Journey through a Contentious Discourse2 The Late Arrival of the "Post": Postcolonialism and Biblical Studies3 Postcolonial Biblical Studies in Action: Origins and Trajectories (Ralph Broadbent)4 Enduring Orientalism: Biblical Studies and the Repackaging of Colonial Practice5 Postcolonial Moments: Decentering of the Bible and Christianity6 The Empire Exegetes Back: Postcolonial Reading Practices7 Afterword: Postcolonial Biblical Criticism: The Unfinished JourneyReferencesIndex of Scriptural ReferencesIndex of Names and Subjects

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Authors R S Sugirtharajah, R. S Sugirtharajah, R. S. Sugirtharajah, R. S. (University of Birmingham Sugirtharajah, Rs Sugirtharajah
Publisher Wiley, John and Sons Ltd
Languages English
Product format Paperback / Softback
Released 08.04.2011
EAN 9781405158572
ISBN 978-1-4051-5857-2
No. of pages 224
Subjects Humanities, art, music > Religion/theology > Christianity

Theologie, Bibel, Biblical Studies, Religion & Theology, Religion u. Theologie, Religion u. Kultur, Religion & Culture, Bibelstudien

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