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Author litsner, G'udi

Title Subversive sequels in the Bible : how biblical stories mine and undermine each other / Judy Klitsner

Publ Info Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 2009
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  BS1225.52 .K56 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript xxxii, 196 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-177) and indexes
Contents The wings of the dove: Noah and Jonah in flight from self -- The rebirth of the individual: the Tower of Babel and the midwives of Israel -- Mysterious priests and troubled patriarchs: Melchizedek and Jethro and the building of leaders -- The three faces of woman: the Garden of Eden in search of sequels -- Forbidden fruit and the quest for motherhood: Havvah and Sarah -- The tent, the field, and the battlefield: Rebekah and other mothers -- Classical Jewish sources
LC subject Bible. Pentateuch -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. Pentateuch -- Feminist criticism
Women in the Bible
ISBN 9780827608887