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Social Justice and the Hebrew Bible, Volume 1
Gottwald, Norman K.

Eugene, OR: Cascade, 2016 pp. xviii + 149. $22.00

Series Information
Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice Series

Description: CONTENTS PART 1: METHODS, MODELS, AND COMPARATIVE STUDIES What Does Sociology Have to Do with The Bible? The Bible and Economic Ethics Social Class as an Analytic and Hermeneutical Category in Biblical Studies Social Class and Ideology in Isaiah 40-55: An Eagletonian Reading Ideology and Ideologies in Israelite Prophecy Periodization, Interactive Power Networks, and Teleogical Constraints in Hebrew Bible Studies Icelandic and Israelite Beginnings: A Comparative Probe Structure and Origin of the Early Israelite and Iroquois "Confederacies" PART 2: TRIBUTES TO COLLEAGUES James Muilenburg: Superlative Teacher David Jobling: Fearless Frontiersman Marvin L. Chaney, Master Social Critic Jack Elliott: Breacher of Boundaries

Subjects: Bible, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Literature, Methods, Ideological Critique

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Review by Gerald O. West
Published 10/19/2017
Citation: Gerald O. West, review of Norman K. Gottwald, Social Justice and the Hebrew Bible: Volume 1, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2017).

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