Heroines, heroes and deity three narratives of the biblical heroic tradition (Book, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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Heroines, heroes and deity three narratives of the biblical heroic tradition

Author: Dolores G Kamrada
Publisher: London Oxford New York New Delhi Sydney Bloomsbury T&T Clark an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2016
Dissertation: Dissertation University of Vienna 2013
Series: Library of Hebrew Bible; Old Testament studies
Edition/Format:   Thesis/dissertation : Thesis/dissertation : English
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"Using a methodology of character analysis, Kamrada illustrates how the representation of certain characters in the Bible utilizes and reverses Greek traditions of the tragic and the heroic for the glorification of God"
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Hochschulschrift
Material Type: Thesis/dissertation, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dolores G Kamrada
ISBN: 9780567662378 0567662373
OCLC Number: 959278220
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index
"This book is a revised form of my dissertation completed for the University of Vienna PhD Programme Advanced Theological Studies." -- Acknowledgments
Description: xxviii, 204 pages.
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Series Title: Library of Hebrew Bible; Old Testament studies
Responsibility: Dolores G. Kamrada

Abstract:

"Using a methodology of character analysis, Kamrada illustrates how the representation of certain characters in the Bible utilizes and reverses Greek traditions of the tragic and the heroic for the glorification of God"

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With the help of comparative materials from the Bible, from the Ancient Near East, and from Greek and Roman Classics, [Kamrada] disentangles older heroic tales from the given biblical record. * The Read more...

 
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