The Resource The Bible, gender, and reception history : the case of Job's wife, Katherine Low

The Bible, gender, and reception history : the case of Job's wife, Katherine Low

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The Bible, gender, and reception history : the case of Job's wife
Title
The Bible, gender, and reception history
Title remainder
the case of Job's wife
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Low
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"The Bible, gender, and reception history: the case of Job's wife investigates the fleeting appearance in the Bible of Job's wife and its impact on the imaginations of readers throughout history. It begins by presenting key interpretive gaps in the biblical text concerning Job and his wife, explaining the way gender studies offers guiding principles with which the author engages a reception history of their marriage. After analyzing Job and his wife within medieval Christian theology of Eden, the author identifies ways in which Job's wife visually aligns with medieval images of Satan"--Publisher description
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UKMGB
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Low, Katherine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1415.52
LC item number
.L79 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies
  • Scriptural traces : critical perspectives on the reception and influence of the Bible
  • T & T Clark library of biblical studies
Series volume
  • 586
  • 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Job
  • Wives
  • Job
  • Families
  • Wives
Label
The Bible, gender, and reception history : the case of Job's wife, Katherine Low
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Bloomsbury, 2013
  • Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, 2010, under title: Domestic disputations at the dung heap : a reception history of Job and his wife in Christianity of the West
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-220) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Early Christian versions of Job's wife ; Reception history and Job ; Gender theory ; The gendered body and Job ; Outline of chapters -- Eden's dunghill and the wife's deviant speech. Medieval Christian theological writings on Job ; Job and his wife in medieval Christian texts ; Medieval gendered deviant speech -- The troublesome trio of Job, his wife, and Satan in medieval art. Medieval images ; Speculum humanae salvationis -- Satan's disappearance from the dungheap and Job's wife as Renaissance shrew. Medieval bodies: Job and Satan ; Early modern changing views of roles at the dungheap -- Job's wife's place in the woman question, sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Job and his wife in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century literature ; Summary -- William Blake's Job. Overview of Blake's Job engravings ; Job and his wife in Blake's Job series
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
xii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780567662477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
99971147185
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898153531
  • (OCoLC)ocn898153531
Label
The Bible, gender, and reception history : the case of Job's wife, Katherine Low
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Bloomsbury, 2013
  • Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, 2010, under title: Domestic disputations at the dung heap : a reception history of Job and his wife in Christianity of the West
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-220) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Early Christian versions of Job's wife ; Reception history and Job ; Gender theory ; The gendered body and Job ; Outline of chapters -- Eden's dunghill and the wife's deviant speech. Medieval Christian theological writings on Job ; Job and his wife in medieval Christian texts ; Medieval gendered deviant speech -- The troublesome trio of Job, his wife, and Satan in medieval art. Medieval images ; Speculum humanae salvationis -- Satan's disappearance from the dungheap and Job's wife as Renaissance shrew. Medieval bodies: Job and Satan ; Early modern changing views of roles at the dungheap -- Job's wife's place in the woman question, sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Job and his wife in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century literature ; Summary -- William Blake's Job. Overview of Blake's Job engravings ; Job and his wife in Blake's Job series
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Paperback edition.
Extent
xii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780567662477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
99971147185
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898153531
  • (OCoLC)ocn898153531

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