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The Resource Onslaught against innocence : Cain, Abel, and the Yahwist, André LaCocque

Onslaught against innocence : Cain, Abel, and the Yahwist, André LaCocque

Label
Onslaught against innocence : Cain, Abel, and the Yahwist
Title
Onslaught against innocence
Title remainder
Cain, Abel, and the Yahwist
Statement of responsibility
André LaCocque
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While in Genesis 2-11 the Yahwist confronts the issue of evil through a sequence of stories on the progressive deterioration of the divine-human relationship, in Genesis 4 he describes the initial slaughter of one human being by another as fratricidal. This book provides a close reading of J's story by using literary criticism and psychological criticism, and shows that the biblical author has more than an ""archaeological"" design. His characters - including God, Adam, Eve, Cain, and Abel, plus minor character - are paradigmatic, as they allow J to proceed with a fine analytical feel for the
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lacocque, André
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cain
  • Abel
  • Abel
  • Cain
  • Innocence (Theology)
  • J document (Biblical criticism)
  • Theological anthropology
  • Fratricide
  • RELIGION
  • Innocence (Theology)
  • J document (Biblical criticism)
  • Theological anthropology
Label
Onslaught against innocence : Cain, Abel, and the Yahwist, André LaCocque
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-161) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Half title; Title page; Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Chapter One. Introduction; The Object of This Book; The Yahwist as Author; Date of Composition; Authorial Omniscience; A Matter of Temporality; Chapter Two. The Anthropological Dimension; Cain Is an Agriculturist and Abel Is a Shepherd; The Brothers' Sacrifices from a Phenomenological Viewpoint; The Introduction of Sin into the World; A Crux Interpretum-Verse 7; The First Crime; A Woman's Glory and Her Sons' Competition; The Oedipal Cain; In the Field; Alienation; Chapter Three. The Theological Dimension
  • Kinship Relations Belong to the SacredSoul Murder; God's Favoritism?; Sacrifice Revisited; The Divine and Human in Reciprocity; God's Power-To Be Interpreted; Chapter Four. The Psychological Dimension; Violence and the Sign upon Cain; Two in One; No Rehabilitation of Cain; Cain-A Tragic Figure?; The Psychology of Abel, the Kin of Cain; Paranoia; Cain Builds the First City; Chapter Five. Genealogy and Culture; Cain's Genealogy in Genesis 4 (and 5); The Yahwist and the Origin of Culture and Civilization; The Song of Lamech; Hope Has the Last Word; Conclusion; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
ocn911849171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780227903346
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 801310
  • 22573/ctt1cg8k64
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911849171
Label
Onslaught against innocence : Cain, Abel, and the Yahwist, André LaCocque
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-161) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Half title; Title page; Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Chapter One. Introduction; The Object of This Book; The Yahwist as Author; Date of Composition; Authorial Omniscience; A Matter of Temporality; Chapter Two. The Anthropological Dimension; Cain Is an Agriculturist and Abel Is a Shepherd; The Brothers' Sacrifices from a Phenomenological Viewpoint; The Introduction of Sin into the World; A Crux Interpretum-Verse 7; The First Crime; A Woman's Glory and Her Sons' Competition; The Oedipal Cain; In the Field; Alienation; Chapter Three. The Theological Dimension
  • Kinship Relations Belong to the SacredSoul Murder; God's Favoritism?; Sacrifice Revisited; The Divine and Human in Reciprocity; God's Power-To Be Interpreted; Chapter Four. The Psychological Dimension; Violence and the Sign upon Cain; Two in One; No Rehabilitation of Cain; Cain-A Tragic Figure?; The Psychology of Abel, the Kin of Cain; Paranoia; Cain Builds the First City; Chapter Five. Genealogy and Culture; Cain's Genealogy in Genesis 4 (and 5); The Yahwist and the Origin of Culture and Civilization; The Song of Lamech; Hope Has the Last Word; Conclusion; Bibliography; Back cover
Control code
ocn911849171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780227903346
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 801310
  • 22573/ctt1cg8k64
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911849171

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