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Characters and characterization in Luke-Acts

Author: Frank Dicken; Julia A Snyder
Publisher: London ; New York ; Oxford ; New Delhi ; Sydney TetT Clark 2018 © 2016
Series: Library of New Testament studies, 548.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Dicken; Julia A Snyder
ISBN: 9780567681201 0567681203 9780567663917 0567663914
OCLC Number: 1036305298
Notes: First published in Great Britain 2016.
Description: X, 254 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: PrefaceAcknowledgementsContentsIntroduction - Frank Dicken, Lincoln Christian University, USA and Julia Snyder, Humboldt Universitat, GermanyPart 1: The Gospel of LukeChapter 1. The Woman Who Crashed Simon's Party: A Reader-Response Approach to Luke 7:36-50, James L. Resseguie, Winebrenner Theological Seminary, USAChapter 2. Levi's Banquet (Lk 5.39-39) and Lukan Discipleship: Group Characters and Christian Identity Formation, John A. Darr, Boston College, USAChapter 3. Zechariah and Gabriel as Thematic Characters: A Narratological Reading of the Beginning of Luke's Gospel (Luke 1.8-20), Hannah M. Cocksworth, King Edward's School, UK Chapter 4. The Characterization of the Two Brothers in the Parable of the Prodigal Son (Luke 15.11-32): Their Function and Afterlives, David B. Gowler, Oxford College of Emory University, USAChapter 5. A Woman's Touch: Manual and Emotional Dynamics of Female Characters in Luke's Gospel, F. Scott Spencer, Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond, USAChapter 6. The Rich Are the Bad Guys: Lukan Characters and Wealth Ethics, Cornelis Bennema, Union School of Theology, UKChapter 7. A Cognitive Narratological Approach to the Characterization(s) of Zacchaeus, Joel B. Green, Fuller Theological Seminary, USAPart 2: The Acts of the ApostlesChapter 8. Jesus, Present and/or Absent? The Presence and presentation of Jesus as a Character in the Book of Acts, Steve Walton, St Mary's University, UKChapter 9. Sight and Spectacle: 'Seeing' Paul in the Book of Acts, Brittany E. Wilson, Duke University Divinity School, USAChapter 10. The Characterization of Disciples in Acts: Genre, Method and Quality, Sean A. Adams, University of Glasgow, UKChapter 11. Sociolinguistic Dynamics and Characterization in the Acts of the Apostles, Julia A. Snyder, Humboldt Universitat, Germany Chapter 12. Simeon in Acts 15.14 Simon Peter and Echoes of Simeons Past, Stephen E. Fowl, Loyola University Maryland, USAChapter 13. Herod As Jesus' Executioner: Possibilities in Lukan Reception and Wirkungsgeschichte, Frank E. Dicken, Lincoln Christian University, USABibliography
Series Title: Library of New Testament studies, 548.
Responsibility: edited by Frank E. Dicken and Julia A. Snyder.


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