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Ritual words and narrative worlds in the book of Leviticus, Bryan D. Bibb

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Ritual words and narrative worlds in the book of Leviticus
Title
Ritual words and narrative worlds in the book of Leviticus
Statement of responsibility
Bryan D. Bibb
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book argues that literary features and ritual dynamics within the book of Leviticus enlighten each other. € The first two chapters establish that one may read Leviticus as a coherent literary work and define the genre of Leviticus as "narrativized ritual," a complex blending of descriptive narrative and prescriptive ritual. € In conversation with Catherine Bell, they present several aspects of the text that are ritualized and show how this ritualization implies a negotiation of power relations among participants. € The third and fourth chapters examine the first half of Lev
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Bibb, Bryan D
Dewey number
222.1306
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies
  • T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Series volume
480
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sacrifice
  • Ritual
Label
Ritual words and narrative worlds in the book of Leviticus, Bryan D. Bibb
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-176) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; Part I: THEORY AND TEXT; Chapter 1 LEVITICUS AS LITERATURE; 1. Literature or History?; 2. Leviticus as a "Book"; 3. Structure; Chapter 2 NARRATIVIZED RITUAL; 1. Ritual Genre; 2. Ritualization; 3. Conclusion; Part II: RITUAL AND NARRATIVE IN LEVITICUS; Chapter 3 NARRATING RITUAL: LEVITICUS 1-7 AND 11-15; 1. Ritual in Narrative; 2. Characterization; 3. Ritual Analysis; Chapter 4 RITUALIZED NARRATIVES: LEVITICUS 8-10 AND 16; 1. Cultic Debut: Leviticus 8-9; 2. Ritual Failure: Leviticus 10; 3. A Crucial Day: Leviticus 16
  • Chapter 5 THE WORLD OF HOLINESS: LEVITICUS 17-271. A New Ritual World; 2. Ritualizing Ambiguity; Chapter 6 CONCLUSION: RITUALIZED READING; Bibliography; Index of Biblical References; Index of Authors; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; W
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ocn741690849
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Extent
1 online resource (vi, 182 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567513038
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690849
Label
Ritual words and narrative worlds in the book of Leviticus, Bryan D. Bibb
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-176) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; INTRODUCTION; Part I: THEORY AND TEXT; Chapter 1 LEVITICUS AS LITERATURE; 1. Literature or History?; 2. Leviticus as a "Book"; 3. Structure; Chapter 2 NARRATIVIZED RITUAL; 1. Ritual Genre; 2. Ritualization; 3. Conclusion; Part II: RITUAL AND NARRATIVE IN LEVITICUS; Chapter 3 NARRATING RITUAL: LEVITICUS 1-7 AND 11-15; 1. Ritual in Narrative; 2. Characterization; 3. Ritual Analysis; Chapter 4 RITUALIZED NARRATIVES: LEVITICUS 8-10 AND 16; 1. Cultic Debut: Leviticus 8-9; 2. Ritual Failure: Leviticus 10; 3. A Crucial Day: Leviticus 16
  • Chapter 5 THE WORLD OF HOLINESS: LEVITICUS 17-271. A New Ritual World; 2. Ritualizing Ambiguity; Chapter 6 CONCLUSION: RITUALIZED READING; Bibliography; Index of Biblical References; Index of Authors; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; W
Control code
ocn741690849
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567513038
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690849

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