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Genesis Ideology: Essays on the Uses and Meanings of Stories
Aaron, David H.

Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2017 pp. x = 109. $16.98


Description: Genesis Ideology explores the purpose of stories in the book of Genesis as building blocks for ancient Israelite culture. This book exposes the intersection of the author's ideological agenda and the contemporary reader's interpretive practice. This volume, written for a general readership, is informed by contemporary scholarly approaches to biblical literature as well as questions of contemporary relevance.

Subjects: Bible, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Pentateuch, Genesis, Literature, Methods, Literary Approaches, Narrative Criticism

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Review by Anna Rozonoer
Published 12/20/2018
Citation: Anna Rozonoer, review of David H. Aaron, Genesis Ideology: Essays on the Uses and Meanings of Stories, Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2018).


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