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Her master's tools? : feminist and postcolonial engagements of historical-critical discourse / edited by Caroline Vander Stichele and Todd Penner.

Vander Stichele, Caroline. (Added Author). Penner, Todd C. (Added Author).
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Subject: Bible > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible > Feminist criticism.
Bible > Hermeneutics.
Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible -- Feminist criticism.
Bible -- Hermeneutics.
Electronic books. -- local.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 1589831195
  • ISBN: 9781589831193
  • ISBN: 1429410957
  • ISBN: 9781429410953
  • ISBN: 9781589833029
  • ISBN: 1589833023
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 390 pages).
  • Publisher: Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, ©2005.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-373) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note: Mastering the tools or retooling the masters? The legacy of historical-critical discourse / Caroline Vander Stichele and Todd Penner -- Historical-critical approaches and the emancipation of women: unfulfilled promises and remaining possibilities / Hanna Stenström -- "Tandoori reindeer" and the limitations of historical criticism / Susanne Scholz -- Breaking the established scaffold: imagination as a resource in the development of Biblical interpretation / Hjamil A. Martiʹnez-Vaʹzquez -- Postcolonialism and the practice of history / John W. Marshall -- Rhetorical full-turn in Biblical interpretation and its relevance for feminist hermeneutics / Vernon K. Robbins -- Full turns and half turns: engaging the dialogue/dance between Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza and Vernon Robbins / Priscilla Geisterfer -- "And they did so": Following orders given by Old Joshua / Kristin De Troyer.
Sarah and Hagar: what have I to do with them? / Judith E. McKinlay -- Their hermeneutics was strange! Ours is a necessity! Rereading Vashti as African-South African women / Madipoane Masenya (ngwanaʹ Mphahlele) -- Mothers bewailing: reading Lamentations / Archie Chi Chung Lee -- History of women in ancient Israel: theory, method, and the book of Ruth / Esther Fuchs -- No road: on the absence of feminist criticism of Ezra-Nehemiah / Roland Boer -- Scribal blunder or textual plunder? Codex Bezae, textual-rhetorical analysis, and the diminished role of women / Anne Graham Brock -- Military images in Philippians 1-2: a feminist analysis of the rhetorics of scholarship, Philippians, and current contexts / Joseph A. Marchal -- Paul and the rhetoric of gender / Caroline Vander Stichele and Todd Penner -- Why can't the heavenly Miss Jerusalem just shut up? / Jorunn Økland -- Epilogue: babies and bathwater on the road / Athalya Brenner.
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