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Bibil Identifier bibil:233360
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Jameson and Jeroboam
Author Boer, Roland
Series Society of Biblical Literature. Semeia Studies
Year (Publication) 1996
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 1996
Year (Copyright) 1996
Year (Reference) 1996
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature USA 3963
Place 223.42.08
Publishing house Society of Biblical Literature
Place Atlanta
ISBN 0-7885-0116-X
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xviii Pages
367 Pages
height in cm 22
Genre Original
Abstract This book is the first major application of the work of Fredric Jameson to the Bible. Jameson, one of the leading literary and cultural critics working today, has developed a complex Marxist model of interpretation that includes a full range of issues from text to economics. The book has two sections, the first of which is a critical account of Jameson’s approach. The second part applies that approach to the texts of the Jeroboam narrative in the Hebrew Bible (1 Kings 11–14; LXX 3 Reigns 11–14; and 2 Chronicles 10–13). The examination of these texts moves from questions of form and content, through ideology and religion, to class and economics.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Monarchy
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : History of Canaan-Israel : Periods : Divided Monarchy (933-587) : From the Separation to about the 8th cent. : Israel (From the Separation to Jehoahaz 803) : Jeroboam I
Pericopes 1 Kings 11-14
2 Chronicles 10-13
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