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Jacob and Joseph, Judaism's architects and birth of the ego ideal

Author: Nathan M Szajnberg
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three seminal father-son stories, operatic in scale, endure in Western civilization. The first is Oedipus, the son who believed a prophecy that he would kill his father and bed his mother, who believed a seer more than in himself. Freud found this a central tale for a child's development and life course. The second, Abraham's near-sacrifice of Isaac, halted by God's hand, set a standard for man's belief in a God who  Read more...
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Named Person: Jacob, (Biblical patriarch); Joseph, (Son of Jacob); Jacob, (Biblical patriarch); Joseph, (Son of Jacob)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathan M Szajnberg
ISBN: 9781527516243 1527516245
OCLC Number: 1050961824
Description: 114 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Nathan M. Szajnberg.

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Three seminal father-son stories, operatic in scale, endure in Western civilization. The first is Oedipus, the son who believed a prophecy that he would kill his father and bed his mother, who  Read more...

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