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The Resource Silence, the Word and the Sacred

Silence, the Word and the Sacred

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Silence, the Word and the Sacred
Title
Silence, the Word and the Sacred
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The result of a dialogue between poets and scholars on the meaning and making of the sacred, this book endeavours to determine how the sacred emerges in sacred script as well as in poetic discourse. It ranges through scholarship in areas as apparently disparate as postmodernism and Buddhism. The perspectives developed are various and without closure, locating the sacred in modes as diverse as patristic traditions, feminist retranslations of biblical texts, and oral and written versions of documents from the world's religions. The essays cohere in their preoccupation with the crucial role lang
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Blodgett, E. D
Dewey number
809
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN49 .S55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Coward, H. G
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  • Holy, The, in literature
  • Language and languages
  • Silence
  • Poetry
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Holy, The, in literature
  • Language and languages
  • Poetry
  • Silence
Label
Silence, the Word and the Sacred
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Foreword; About the Authors; Introduction; Notes; I: Experience of the Sacred by Poets and Writers; II: The Sacred Word in Specific Settings; III: Conclusion; Index
Control code
753479463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889205246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479463
Label
Silence, the Word and the Sacred
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Foreword; About the Authors; Introduction; Notes; I: Experience of the Sacred by Poets and Writers; II: The Sacred Word in Specific Settings; III: Conclusion; Index
Control code
753479463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780889205246
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)753479463

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