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Creation and chaos : a reconsideration of Hermann Gunkel's Chaoskampf hypothesis

Author: Jo Ann Scurlock; Richard Henry Beal
Publisher: Winona Lake, Indiana : Eisenbrauns, 2013.
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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Named Person: Hermann Gunkel
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jo Ann Scurlock; Richard Henry Beal
ISBN: 9781575068657 1575068656
OCLC Number: 908737661
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 6 mai 2015).
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (354 p.)
Contents: PrefaceIntroductionAbbreviationsPart 1: Creation and ChaosFrom Hesiod's Abyss to Ovid's rudis indigestaque moles: Chaos and Cosmos in the Babylonian "Epic of Creation" Karen SonikOn the Theogonies of Hesiod and the Hurrians: An Exploration of the Dual Natures of Tessub and Kumarbi Dennis R. M. CampbellCreation in the Bible and the Ancient Near East W. G. LambertSearching for Meaning in Genesis 1:2: Purposeful Creation out of Chaos without Kampf JoAnn ScurlockPart 2: Monster-Bashing MythsThe Fifth Day of Creation in Ancient Syrian and Neo-Hittite Art Douglas FrayneOnce upon a Time in Kiskilusa: The Dragon-Slayer Myth in Central Anatolia Amir GilanThe Northwest Semitic Conflict Myth and Egyptian Sources from the Middle and New Kingdoms Joanna ToeyraanvuoriYamm as the Personification of Chaos? A Linguistic and Literary Argument for a Case of Mistaken Identity Brendon C. BenzPart 3: Gunkel and His TimesChaos and Creation: Hermann Gunkel between Establishing the "History of Religions School," Acknowledging Assyriology, and Defending the Faith Steven LundstroemWhere Is Eden? An Analysis of Some of the Mesopotamian Motifs in Primeval J Peter FeinmanBabel-Bible-Baal Aaron TugendhaftPart 4: Power and PoliticsThe Combat Myth as a Succession Story at Ugarit Wayne T. PitardWhat Are the Nations Doing in the Chaoskampf? Robert D. Miller IIPart 5: Kampf and ChaosThe Combat Myth in Israelite Tradition Revisited Bernard F. BattoThe Three "Daughters" of Ba'al and Transformations of Chaoskampf in the Early Chapters of Genesis Richard E. AverbeckPart 6: Chaos and (Re)CreationChaoskampf Lost-Chaoskampf Regained: The Gunkel Hypothesis Revisited JoAnn ScurlockMaking All Things New (Again): Zephaniah's Eschatological Vision of a Return to Primeval Time David MelvinIndexesIndex of AuthorsIndex of ScriptureIndex of SubjectsIndex of Ancient Texts and ObjectsIndex of Words
Responsibility: edited by JoAnn Scurlock and Richard H. Beal.


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