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The Resource Representing the past : a literary analysis of narrative historiography in the book of Samuel, by Rachelle Gilmour

Representing the past : a literary analysis of narrative historiography in the book of Samuel, by Rachelle Gilmour

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Representing the past : a literary analysis of narrative historiography in the book of Samuel
Title
Representing the past
Title remainder
a literary analysis of narrative historiography in the book of Samuel
Statement of responsibility
by Rachelle Gilmour
Title variation
Literary analysis of narrative historiography in the book of Samuel
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Language
eng
Summary
Eschewing both so-called minimalist and maximalist readings, this volume advocates an understanding of the book of Samuel as ancient narrative historiography that must be understood according to its own conception and ideology of history before being judged as a historical source. This study shows how narrative strategies and literary embellishment, unaccustomed in modern historiography, are used to express familiar historical concepts such as causation, meaning and evaluation of the past. The requirements for historical accuracy within the book 's cultural milieu are investigated through anal
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Gilmour, Rachelle
Dewey number
222/.4067
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1325.6.H65
LC item number
G54 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Supplements to Vetus Testamentum
Series volume
v. 143
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • RELIGION
  • History of Biblical events
  • Jews
  • Religion
  • Philosophy & Religion
  • Judaism
Label
Representing the past : a literary analysis of narrative historiography in the book of Samuel, by Rachelle Gilmour
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-320) and indexes
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Causation -- Meaning and significance -- Moral, political and theological evaluation -- Coherence and contradictions -- Conclusion
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727950918
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1 online resource (xii, 333 pages)
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online
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9789004203419
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(OCoLC)727950918
Label
Representing the past : a literary analysis of narrative historiography in the book of Samuel, by Rachelle Gilmour
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-320) 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
Introduction -- Causation -- Meaning and significance -- Moral, political and theological evaluation -- Coherence and contradictions -- Conclusion
Control code
727950918
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 333 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004203419
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727950918

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