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The creation of man and woman : interpretations of the biblical narratives in Jewish and Christian traditions / edited by Gerard P. Luttikhuizen.

Luttikhuizen, Gerard P. (Added Author).
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Subject: Adam (Biblical figure)
Eve (Biblical figure)
Bible. Genesis, I-II > Criticism, interpretation, etc. > History.
Adam (Personnage biblique)
Ève (Personnage biblique)
Bible. A.T. Genèse I-II > Critique, interprétation, etc. > Histoire.
Creation > History of doctrines.
Création > Histoire des doctrines.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic book.

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  • ISBN: 1417590890
  • ISBN: 9781417590896
  • ISBN: 9004116710
  • ISBN: 9789004116719
  • ISBN: 9047400399
  • ISBN: 9789047400394
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 214 pages).
  • Publisher: Leiden ; Brill, 2000.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The creation of man and woman in Biblical and ancient Near Eastern traditions / E. Noort -- Pandora or the creation of a Greek Eve / J.N. Bremmer -- The creation of man and woman in early Jewish literature / J.T.A.G.M. van Ruiten -- Endowed with reason or glued to the senses : Philo's thoughts on Adam and Eve / A. van den Hoek -- Man, woman, and the angels in 1 Cor 11:2-16 / L.J. Lietaert Peerbolte -- Keeping marriage out of paradise : the creation of man and woman in patristic literature / H.S. Benjamins -- The creation of the human in rabbinic interpretation / G.M.G. Teugels -- Eve and the matriarchs : aspects of woman typology in Genesis / W.J. van Bekkum -- The creation of man and woman in The secret book of John / G.P. Luttikhuizen -- "Two of far nobler shape" : Milton's re-creation of Eve and Adam / H. Wilcox -- The creation of Eve and the ambivalence between the sexes / P.E. Jongsma-Tieleman -- The performance of creation, creation in performance / S. Levy.
Summary: This volume deals with the three stories about the creation of man and woman in the Hebrew Bible (Genesis 1:26-27; 2:7; and 2:18-25) and with diverse interpretations of these narratives in Judaism and Christianity, particularly in ancient Jewish and Christian texts.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note: 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.
Action Note: digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
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