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The Resource This abled body : rethinking disabilities in biblical studies, edited by Hector Avalos, Sarah J. Melcher, Jeremy Schipper

This abled body : rethinking disabilities in biblical studies, edited by Hector Avalos, Sarah J. Melcher, Jeremy Schipper

Label
This abled body : rethinking disabilities in biblical studies
Title
This abled body
Title remainder
rethinking disabilities in biblical studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hector Avalos, Sarah J. Melcher, Jeremy Schipper
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS680.P435
LC item number
A25 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Avalos, Hector
  • Melcher, Sarah J
  • Schipper, Jeremy
Series statement
Semeia studies
Series volume
no. 55
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  • People with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
Label
This abled body : rethinking disabilities in biblical studies, edited by Hector Avalos, Sarah J. Melcher, Jeremy Schipper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-218) and indexes
Contents
Pt. 1. Rethinking disabilities in ancient texts. The origins of the disabled body: disability in ancient Mesopotamia / Neal H. Walls -- Deformity and disability in Greece and Rome / Nicole Kelley -- Introducing sensory criticism in biblical studies: audiocentricity and visiocentricity / Hector Avalos -- "Be men, o Philistines" (1 Samuel 4:9): iconographic representations and reflections on female gender as disability in the ancient world / Carole R. Fontaine -- Masculinity and disability in the Bible / Thomas Hentrich. Pt. 2. Biblical texts and disability studies. The normate hermeneutic and interpretations of disability within the Yahwistic narratives / Kerry H. Wynn -- Disabling Israelite leadership: 2 Samuel 6:23 and other images of disability in the Deuteronomistic history / Jeremy Schipper -- With whom do the disabled associate? Metaphysical interplay in the latter Prophets / Sarah J. Melcher -- "Living among the tombs": society, mental illness, and self-destruction in Mark 5:1-20 / Holly Joan Toensing -- "For whenever I am weak, then I am strong": disability in Paul's epistles / Martin Albl. Responses. Enabling the body / Janet Lees -- "Jesus thrown everything off balance": disability and redemption in biblical literature / David Mitchell, Sharon Snyder -- Impairment as a condition in biblical scholarship: a response / Bruce C. Birch -- Conclusion / Hector Avalos, Sarah J. Melcher, Jeremy Schipper
Control code
169873471
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 244 p.
Isbn
9781589831865
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007035805
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)169873471
Label
This abled body : rethinking disabilities in biblical studies, edited by Hector Avalos, Sarah J. Melcher, Jeremy Schipper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-218) and indexes
Contents
Pt. 1. Rethinking disabilities in ancient texts. The origins of the disabled body: disability in ancient Mesopotamia / Neal H. Walls -- Deformity and disability in Greece and Rome / Nicole Kelley -- Introducing sensory criticism in biblical studies: audiocentricity and visiocentricity / Hector Avalos -- "Be men, o Philistines" (1 Samuel 4:9): iconographic representations and reflections on female gender as disability in the ancient world / Carole R. Fontaine -- Masculinity and disability in the Bible / Thomas Hentrich. Pt. 2. Biblical texts and disability studies. The normate hermeneutic and interpretations of disability within the Yahwistic narratives / Kerry H. Wynn -- Disabling Israelite leadership: 2 Samuel 6:23 and other images of disability in the Deuteronomistic history / Jeremy Schipper -- With whom do the disabled associate? Metaphysical interplay in the latter Prophets / Sarah J. Melcher -- "Living among the tombs": society, mental illness, and self-destruction in Mark 5:1-20 / Holly Joan Toensing -- "For whenever I am weak, then I am strong": disability in Paul's epistles / Martin Albl. Responses. Enabling the body / Janet Lees -- "Jesus thrown everything off balance": disability and redemption in biblical literature / David Mitchell, Sharon Snyder -- Impairment as a condition in biblical scholarship: a response / Bruce C. Birch -- Conclusion / Hector Avalos, Sarah J. Melcher, Jeremy Schipper
Control code
169873471
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 244 p.
Isbn
9781589831865
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007035805
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)169873471

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