Characters and characterization in the Book of Kings

"This book is an examination of characters in the books of Kings; showing how understanding and interpretation of key characters affects readings of the story. The volume begins with more general pieces addressing how the study of characters can shed light on the composition history of Kings an...

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Contributors: Bodner, Keith 1967- (Editor); Johnson, Benjamin J. M. 1982- (Editor)
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: London [England] T & T Clark 2019
[London, England] Bloomsbury Publishing 2019
Reviews:[Rezension von: Characters and characterization in the Book of Kings] (2020) (Wadholm, Rick)
Edition:First edition
Series/Journal:Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Luther Bible. Könige 1. / Luther Bible. Könige 2. / Exegesis
Further subjects:B Collection of essays
B Bible Kings Criticism, interpretation, etc
B Biblical studies & exegesis
B Characters and characteristics in the Bible
B Electronic books
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Summary:"This book is an examination of characters in the books of Kings; showing how understanding and interpretation of key characters affects readings of the story. The volume begins with more general pieces addressing how the study of characters can shed light on the composition history of Kings and on how characters and characterization can be considered with respect to ethics, particularly with respect to the moral complexity of biblical characters."--
ISBN:0567680924
Access:Abstract freely available; full-text restricted to individual document purchasers
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.5040/9780567680921