The spirit within me self and agency in ancient Israel and Second Temple Judaism (Book, 2021) [WorldCat.org]
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The spirit within me self and agency in ancient Israel and Second Temple Judaism

Author: Carol Ann Newsom
Publisher: New Haven London Yale University Press 2021
Series: The Anchor Yale Bible reference library
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The self in Israelite culture: a preliminary overview -- Agency in Biblical narrative -- Moral agency in Israelite perspective: three case studies -- Sin-consciousness, self-alienation, and the construction of interiority -- Rational agency and the birth of the human: Genesis 2-3 and its early interpretation -- The Hodayot of the Maskil and the subjectivity of the masochistic sublime -- Conclusion.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Ann Newsom
ISBN: 9780300208689 0300208685
OCLC Number: 1283725414
Accession No: (DE-627)1774695499 (DE-599)KXP1774695499 (OCoLC)1283725414 (Uk)020348652
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Description: xii, 277 Seiten 25 cm
Series Title: The Anchor Yale Bible reference library
Responsibility: Carol A. Newsom.
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The first full-length study of the evolution of self and agency in ancient Israelite anthropology  Read more...

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"Elegant, learned, accessible and deeply engaging-I couldn't stop reading. This is a masterfully written text from beginning to end." Hindy Najman, University of Oxford "For decades Carol Newsom has Read more...

 
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