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Whose Bible is it anyway?, Philip R. Davies

Label
Whose Bible is it anyway?
Title
Whose Bible is it anyway?
Statement of responsibility
Philip R. Davies
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Bible, argues this book, may belong to the Church or synagogue as an instrument of religious practice. But as the object of academic study it belongs to the world as a whole. Confessional biblical studies belong to a discipline better termed 'scripture', with 'biblical studies' designating a discipline that imposes no religious conditions and includes any form of rational discourse about the bible. A basic requirement of this discipline is to speak not of 'the Bible' but of 'bibles'. A number of exegetical studies suggest how a genuinely academic discourse about biblical writings, distanci
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davies, Philip R
Dewey number
220.6
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BS511.2
LC item number
.D39 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series
Series volume
204
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • RELIGION
  • Bijbelwetenschap
  • Oude Testament
Label
Whose Bible is it anyway?, Philip R. Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-145) and indexes
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
Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter 1 ABOUT THIS BOOK; Chapter 2 TWO NATIONS, ONE WOMB; Chapter 3 WHAT IS A BIBLE?; Chapter 4 WHO TO BELIEVE?; Chapter 5 MALE BONDING: A TALE OF TWO BUDDIES; Chapter 6 'TAKE IT TO THE LORD IN PRAYER': THE PEASANT'S LAMENT; Chapter 7 DANIEL SEES THE DEATH OF GOD; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors
Control code
609350836
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (150 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567438911
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567438911
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609350836
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
Whose Bible is it anyway?, Philip R. Davies
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-145) and indexes
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
Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter 1 ABOUT THIS BOOK; Chapter 2 TWO NATIONS, ONE WOMB; Chapter 3 WHAT IS A BIBLE?; Chapter 4 WHO TO BELIEVE?; Chapter 5 MALE BONDING: A TALE OF TWO BUDDIES; Chapter 6 'TAKE IT TO THE LORD IN PRAYER': THE PEASANT'S LAMENT; Chapter 7 DANIEL SEES THE DEATH OF GOD; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors
Control code
609350836
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (150 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567438911
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567438911
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609350836
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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