Ruth : an Earth Bible commentary (Book, 2022) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Ruth : an Earth Bible commentary
Checking...

Ruth : an Earth Bible commentary

Author: Alice M Sinnott
Publisher: London : T&T Clark, 2022. ©2020
Series: Earth Bible commentary series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Summary:
"Alice Sinnott highlights ecological dimensions of the Book of Ruth and shows how the narrator gives voice to the way in which the Earth functions throughout the story. Sinnott considers non-human characters as legitimate determining factors in the structuring of the narrative and recognizes Earth and members of the Earth community as valid subjects in the narrative. Integral to Sinnott's reading of the text is a  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice M Sinnott
ISBN: 9780567696960 0567696960
OCLC Number: 1311516812
Description: 105 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Ruth and Naomi: widows and migrants --
Ruth: a female liberator --
Ruth: a landless Moabite --
Ruth: a woman of ḥesed --
Ruth: women of worth --
Ruth: earth’s voice.
Series Title: Earth Bible commentary series.
Responsibility: Alice Mary Sinnott RSM.

Abstract:

"Alice Sinnott highlights ecological dimensions of the Book of Ruth and shows how the narrator gives voice to the way in which the Earth functions throughout the story. Sinnott considers non-human characters as legitimate determining factors in the structuring of the narrative and recognizes Earth and members of the Earth community as valid subjects in the narrative. Integral to Sinnott's reading of the text is a concern for Earth and matters such as food, famine, death, harvests, grain, day and night and members of the Earth community"--

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.