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The Resource My words are lovely : studies in the rhetoric of the Psalms, edited by Robert L. Foster and David M. Howard, Jr

My words are lovely : studies in the rhetoric of the Psalms, edited by Robert L. Foster and David M. Howard, Jr

Label
My words are lovely : studies in the rhetoric of the Psalms
Title
My words are lovely
Title remainder
studies in the rhetoric of the Psalms
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert L. Foster and David M. Howard, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays advances psalms studies through a concerted focus on the persuasive aim of psalmic poetry, and it offers unique perspectives on rhetorical devices within the psalms. These essays include discussions not only of structure, literary devices, and rhetorical strategies, but the authors also dialogue with classical rhetoric, modern psalms research, and current trends in rhetoric and cognitive science. €Part One discusses various theoretical issues. Several articles discuss lament within the psalms, including the function of appeals to pathos, lament's compensation for
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
223/.206
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1430.52
LC item number
.M9 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Foster, Robert Louis
  • Howard, David M.
Series statement
  • Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies
  • T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Series volume
467
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rhetoric in the Bible
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Rhetoric in the Bible
  • Rhetorik
  • Sprachanalyse
Label
My words are lovely : studies in the rhetoric of the Psalms, edited by Robert L. Foster and David M. Howard, Jr
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Night to night," "deep to deep" : the discourse of creation in the Psalms
  • William P. Brown
  • Topoi of praise in the call to praise psalms : toward a theology of the Book of Psalms
  • Robert L. Foster
  • "Yet thou hast made him little less than God" : reading Psalm 8 from a bodily perspective
  • Johan H. Coetzee
  • Psalm 33 and the creation rhetoric of a Torah psalm
  • Diane Jacobson
  • Psalm 44 : O God, why do you hide your face?
  • Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford
  • "The altar of certitude" : reflections on "setting" and rhetorical interpretation of the Psalms
  • Psalm 88 and the rhetoric of lament
  • David M. Howard, Jr.
  • Psalm 102 : lament and theology in an exilic setting
  • W.H. Bellinger, Jr.
  • The rhetoric of two narrative psalms 105 and 106
  • Thomas H. Olbricht
  • Why is Psalm 147 still "catchy"?
  • H. Viviers
  • Rolf Jacobson
  • Persuading the one and only God to intervene
  • Dale Patrick and Kenneth Diable
  • Rapid change of mood : oracles of salvation, certainty of a hearing, or rhetorical play?
  • LeAnn Snow Flesher
  • Growling dogs and thirsty deer : uses of animal imagery in psalmic rhetoric
  • J. Kenneth Kuntz
Control code
741690958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 199 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567063670
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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9780567063670
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690958
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
My words are lovely : studies in the rhetoric of the Psalms, edited by Robert L. Foster and David M. Howard, Jr
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Night to night," "deep to deep" : the discourse of creation in the Psalms
  • William P. Brown
  • Topoi of praise in the call to praise psalms : toward a theology of the Book of Psalms
  • Robert L. Foster
  • "Yet thou hast made him little less than God" : reading Psalm 8 from a bodily perspective
  • Johan H. Coetzee
  • Psalm 33 and the creation rhetoric of a Torah psalm
  • Diane Jacobson
  • Psalm 44 : O God, why do you hide your face?
  • Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford
  • "The altar of certitude" : reflections on "setting" and rhetorical interpretation of the Psalms
  • Psalm 88 and the rhetoric of lament
  • David M. Howard, Jr.
  • Psalm 102 : lament and theology in an exilic setting
  • W.H. Bellinger, Jr.
  • The rhetoric of two narrative psalms 105 and 106
  • Thomas H. Olbricht
  • Why is Psalm 147 still "catchy"?
  • H. Viviers
  • Rolf Jacobson
  • Persuading the one and only God to intervene
  • Dale Patrick and Kenneth Diable
  • Rapid change of mood : oracles of salvation, certainty of a hearing, or rhetorical play?
  • LeAnn Snow Flesher
  • Growling dogs and thirsty deer : uses of animal imagery in psalmic rhetoric
  • J. Kenneth Kuntz
Control code
741690958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 199 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567063670
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567063670
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690958
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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