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From fratricide to forgiveness : the language and ethics of anger in Genesis

Author: Matthew Richard Schlimm
Publisher: Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2011.
Series: Siphrut, v. 7.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Richard Schlimm
ISBN: 9781575062242 1575062240
OCLC Number: 747385724
Description: xiv, 242 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Traversing foreign terrain : the troubles of translating emotion --
Imposing Western assumptions on the text : irrationality as senseless violence --
The Hebrew Bible's prototypical understanding of anger --
Biblical anger's associative networks --
Biblical anger and conceptual metaphor --
Advances in Old Testament ethics --
Ethics, emotion, and experience : the power of stories --
Ethics outside Eden : Cain and Abel --
A land of limitations : anger among shepherds --
Anger at the margins --
Attempting reconciliation : brothers at the end of Genesis --
Synthesis and conclusion : hope in a world of limitations --
Appendix A : the statistics of biblical language for anger --
Appendix B : Hebrew words for anger.
Series Title: Siphrut, v. 7.
Responsibility: Matthew Richard Schlimm.
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