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Spiritual economy : gift exchange in the letters of Paul of Tarsus

Author: Thomas R Blanton
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Yale University Press, 2017.
Series: Synkrisis.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Utilizing theories of gift exchange from Seneca to Marcel Mauss and beyond, Thomas Blanton explains the operation of the gift economy at work in the letters of Paul of Tarsus. The work shows how Paul adapted discourses and practices of gift exchange to motivate the transmission of goods and services based on an ethic of reciprocity.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Records and correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)946216522
Named Person: Paul, the Apostle Saint; Paul, the Apostle Saint.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas R Blanton
ISBN: 9780300225143 0300225148
OCLC Number: 967255234
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ONE: Introduction; TWO: Symbolic Goods as Media of Exchange in Paul's Gift Economy; THREE: The Benefactor's Account Book: The Rhetoric of Gift Reciprocation According to Seneca and Paul; FOUR: Gift or Commodity? On the Classification of Paul's Unremunerated Labor; FIVE: Classification and Social Relations: The Dark Side of the Gift; SIX: The Gift of Status; SEVEN: Spiritual Gifts and Status Inversion; EIGHT: Summary and Conclusions. Appendix: Letters and Events Significantly Shaping Paul's Relations with the Corinthian Assembly: A Relative Chronology; List of Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Subjects; Index of Modern Authors; Index of Biblical and Early Jewish Sources; Index of Greek and Roman Sources.
Series Title: Synkrisis.
Responsibility: Thomas R. Blanton, IV.
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Thomas Blanton sheds light on the philosophy surrounding gift giving in Paul's letters and on modern theories of gift exchange through the lens of religion.  Read more...

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"If you think you know what 'grace' means in the theology of Paul, read this book and think again. Deploying an awe-inspiring array of disparate disciplines, Blanton shows us, with precision and Read more...

 
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