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Title Samuel and Kings / edited by Althalya Brenner
Published Sheffield, Eng. : Sheffield Academic Press, ©2000


Description 1 online resource (149 pages)
Series The Feminist companion to the Bible. Second series ; 7
Feminist companion to the Bible. Second series ; 7
Contents Saul, David and Jonathan : the story of a triangle? : a contribution to the issue of homosexuality in the First Testament / Silvia Schroer, Thomas Staubli -- Michal, the barren wife / Lillian R. Klein -- Bathsheba revealed / Lillian R. Klein -- Tamar and the 'coat of many colors' / Adrien Janis Bledstein -- Center or fringe? : positioning the wife of Jeroboam (1 Kings 14.1-18) / Uta Schmidt -- The widow of Zarephath and the great woman of Shunem : a comparative analysis of two stories / Jopie Siebert-Hommes -- Subverting a man of God, elevating a woman : role and power reversals in 2 Kings 4 / Mary E. Shields -- Self-response to 'subverting a man of God, elevating a woman : role and power reversals in 2 Kings 4' -- Cannibal mothers and me : a mother's reading of 2 Kings 6.24-7.20 / Laurel Lanner
Summary This collection of studies, reflecting developments in feminist exegesis over the last few years in Europe and the United States, includes treatments of key female figures (''Tamar and the ""Coat of Many Colours""'' by Adrien Janis Bledstein; ''Michal, the Barren Wife'' by Lillian R. Klein; ''On Centering a Fringe Figure: The Wife of Jeroboam in 1 Kings 14:1-18'' by Uta Schmidt; ''The Widow of Zarephath and the Great Woman of Shunem: A Comparative Analysis of Two Stories'' by Jopie Siebert-Hommes), and a new examination of a biblical threesome, ''Saul, David and Jonathan: The Story of a Triang
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-143) and indexes
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Bible. Samuel -- Feminist criticism
Bible. Kings -- Feminist criticism
Bible. Kings fast
Bible. Samuel fast
Bibel Könige 1. 2 gnd
Bibel Samuel 1. 2 gnd
Bibel Könige 1.-2. gnd
Bibel Samuel 1-2 gnd
Subject RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
Feminist criticism
Feministische Theologie
Feministische Exegese
Samuël (bijbelboeken)
Koningen (bijbelboeken)
Literaire kritiek (bijbelwetenschap)
Feministische theologie.
Form Electronic book
Author Brenner, Athalya
ISBN 9780567069740