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Bibil Identifier bibil:212260
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) "Have You Seen, Son of Man?"
Title (English, ) A Study in the Translation and Vorlage of LXX Ezekiel 40-48
Author O'Hare, Daniel M.
Series Society of Biblical Literature. Septuagint and Cognate Studies (Volume: 57)
Year (Publication) 2010
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2010
Year (Copyright) 2010
Year (Reference) 2010
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature SBA 83/57
Place 223.8.01
Publishing house Society of Biblical Literature
Place Atlanta
ISBN 978-1-58983-526-9
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xiv Pages
251 Pages
height in cm 23
Genre Original
Abstract This work examines the Vorlage of LXX Ezekiel 40–48, arguing that it represents a reworking of these chapters in light of the book as a whole. The author applies Skopostheorie, a modern functional theory of translation, to understand the goals of translation in LXX Ezekiel 40–48, which include highlighting the distance and hence authority of the source text, suggesting solutions to problems posed by the text, and updating elements of the vision in light of Hellenistic culture. The goal of the translation was both to preserve the authority and to heighten the persuasive power of these chapters for his Hellenistic readers.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Temple
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Text : Ancient Recensions and Versions : Greek Versions : Septuagint
Pericopes Ezekiel 40-48
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