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The Resource Moses and Multiculturalism, (electronic resource)

Moses and Multiculturalism, (electronic resource)

Label
Moses and Multiculturalism
Title
Moses and Multiculturalism
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Countering impressions of Moses reinforced by Sigmund Freud in his epoch-making Moses and Monotheism, this concise, engaging work begins with the perception that the story of Moses is at once the most nationalist and the most multicultural of all foundation narratives. Weaving together various texts--biblical passages, philosophy, poems, novels, opera, and movies--Barbara Johnson explores how the story of Moses has been appropriated, reimagined, and transmitted across cultures and historical moments. But she finds that already in the Bible, the story of Moses is a multicultural story, the story
Member of
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Johnson, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 222.1092
  • 222/.1092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Rietveld, Barbara
Series statement
FlashPoints
Series volume
v. 2
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  • Moses
  • Multiculturalism
Label
Moses and Multiculturalism, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1. The Biblical Moses; 2. Moses and the Law; 3. Flavius Josephus; 4. Frances E.W. Harper; 5. Moses, the Egyptian; 6. Freud's Moses; 7. Hurston's Moses; 8. The German Moses; 9. Moses, the Movie; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn794663694
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (127 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520262546
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612763984
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663694
Label
Moses and Multiculturalism, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; 1. The Biblical Moses; 2. Moses and the Law; 3. Flavius Josephus; 4. Frances E.W. Harper; 5. Moses, the Egyptian; 6. Freud's Moses; 7. Hurston's Moses; 8. The German Moses; 9. Moses, the Movie; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn794663694
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (127 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520262546
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612763984
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794663694

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