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Bibil Identifier bibil:247056
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Nomadic Text
Title (English, ) A Theory of Biblical Reception History
Author Breed, Brennan
Series Indiana Studies in Biblical Literature
Year (Publication) 2014
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2014
Year (Copyright) 2014
Year (Reference) 2014
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature USA 34146
Place 22.061
Publishing house Indiana University Press
Place Bloomington / Indianapolis
ISBN 978-0-253-01252-4
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xii Pages
299 Pages
height in cm 24
Genre Original
Abstract Brennan W. Breed claims that biblical interpretation should focus on the shifting capacities of the text, viewing it as a dynamic process rather than a static product. Rather than seeking to determine the original text and its meaning, Breed proposes that scholars approach the production, transmission, and interpretation of the biblical text as interwoven elements of its overarching reception history. Grounded in the insights of contemporary literary theory, this approach alters the framing questions of interpretation from “What does this text mean?” to “What can this text do?”
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : History of Interpretation and Reception
Pericopes Job 19,25-19,27
Last modification 2017-11-09