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John and postcolonialism : travel, space and power

Author: Musa W Dube Shomanah
Publisher: London : Sheffield Academic Press, [2002] © 2002
Series: The Bible and postcolonialism, 7.
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Written by scholars of Hispanic, African, Jewish, Chinese, Korean and African-American origin, these essays connect postcolonialism and John's Gospel, exploring its use in settler communities of the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Musa W Dube Shomanah
ISBN: 1841273120 9781841273129
OCLC Number: 1039206923
Description: 254 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction Descending from and Ascending into Heaven: A Postcolonial Analysis of Travel, Space, and Power in John Musa W. Dube and Jeffrey L. Staley; To Prepare a Place: Johannine Christianity and the Collapse of Ethnic Territory; 'Dis Place, Man': A Postcolonial Critique of the Vine (the Mountain and the Temple) in the Gospel of John; Reading for Decolonization (John 4.1-42); Contesting an Interpretation of John 5: Moving beyond Colonial Evangelism; Maori 'Jews' and a Resistant reading of John 5.10-47; Adultery or Hybridity?: Reading John 7.53-8.11 from a Postcolonial Context; Border-crossing and Its Redemptive Power in John 7.53-8.11: A Cultural Reading of Jesus and the Accused; Building toward 'Nation-ness' in the Vine: A Postcolonial Critique of John 15.1-8; The Colonized as Colonizer: Intertextual Dialogue between the Gospel of John and Canadian; Ambiguous Admittance: Consent and Descent in John's Community of 'Upward'Mobility'
Series Title: The Bible and postcolonialism, 7.
Responsibility: ed. by Musa W. Dube and Jeffrey L. Staley.


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