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Take, read : Scripture, textuality, and cultural practice / Wesley A. Kort.

Kort, Wesley A. (Author).
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Robertson Library BS480.K64 1996 37348007182330 STACKS Available -
Subject: Bible > Evidences, authority, etc.
Bible > Reading.
Bible > Hermeneutics.

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  • ISBN: 9780271015927
  • ISBN: 0271015918 (acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0271015926 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: 156 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c1996.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-151) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: "Scripture" as a category in textual theory -- The theory of reading in Calvin's Doctrine of scripture -- Modernity: Reading other texts as thought they, and not the bible, were scripture -- Postmodernity: Not reading anything at all as though it were scripture -- Blanchot and Kristevea: Reading scripture's reappearance -- Conclusion: Reading the Bible as though it were scripture.

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