Maternal grief in the Hebrew bible / Ekaterina E. Kozlova.
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|Subject:||Bible. Old Testament > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
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- ISBN: 9780191838569
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017.
|General Note:|| This edition previously issued in print: 2017.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Summary, etc.:|| Drawing on contemporary studies showing that maternal grief can be instrumental in societal change, this volume argues that this is also a facet in biblical studies. It discusses narratives that draw on maternal grief as a model or archetype in Ancient Near Eastern literature.
|Target Audience Note:|| Specialized.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on May 5, 2017).