The Resource Writing and reading war : rhetoric, gender, and ethics in biblical and modern contexts, edited by Brad E. Kelle and Frank Ritchel Ames ; foreword by Susan Niditch

Writing and reading war : rhetoric, gender, and ethics in biblical and modern contexts, edited by Brad E. Kelle and Frank Ritchel Ames ; foreword by Susan Niditch

Label
Writing and reading war : rhetoric, gender, and ethics in biblical and modern contexts
Title
Writing and reading war
Title remainder
rhetoric, gender, and ethics in biblical and modern contexts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brad E. Kelle and Frank Ritchel Ames ; foreword by Susan Niditch
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1199.W2
LC item number
W75 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kelle, Brad E.
  • Ames, Frank Ritchel
Series statement
Society of Biblical Literature symposium series
Series volume
no. 42
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • War
  • Rhetoric
  • Sex role
  • Jewish ethics
Label
Writing and reading war : rhetoric, gender, and ethics in biblical and modern contexts, edited by Brad E. Kelle and Frank Ritchel Ames ; foreword by Susan Niditch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-240) and indexes
Contents
The meaning of war : definitions for the study of war in ancient Israelite literature / Frank Ritchel Ames -- Military valor and kingship : a book-oriented approach to the study of a major war theme / Jacob L. Wright -- Fighting in writing : warfare in histories of ancient Israel / Megan Bishop Moore -- Assyrian military practices and Deuteronomy's laws of warfare / Michael G. Hasel -- Assyrian siege warfare imagery and the background of a biblical curse / Jeremy D. Smoak -- Wartime rhetoric : prophetic metaphorization of cities as female / Brad E. Kelle -- Family metaphors and social conflict in Hosea / Alice A. Keefe -- "We have seen the enemy, and he is only a 'she'" : the portrayal of warriors as women / Claudia D. Bergmann -- Conquest reconfigured : recasting warfare in the redaction of Joshua / L. Daniel Hawk -- "Go back by the way you came" : an internal textual critique of Elijah's violence in 1 Kings 18-19 / Frances Flannery -- Shifts in Israelite war ethics and early Jewish historiography of plundering / Brian Kvasnica -- Gideon at Thermopylae? : on the militarization of miracle in biblical narrative and "battle maps" / Daniel L. Smith-Christopher
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 265 p.
Isbn
9781589833982
Isbn Type
(electronic library copy)
Lccn
20080389 78
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)246200057
  • (OCoLC)246200057
Label
Writing and reading war : rhetoric, gender, and ethics in biblical and modern contexts, edited by Brad E. Kelle and Frank Ritchel Ames ; foreword by Susan Niditch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-240) and indexes
Contents
The meaning of war : definitions for the study of war in ancient Israelite literature / Frank Ritchel Ames -- Military valor and kingship : a book-oriented approach to the study of a major war theme / Jacob L. Wright -- Fighting in writing : warfare in histories of ancient Israel / Megan Bishop Moore -- Assyrian military practices and Deuteronomy's laws of warfare / Michael G. Hasel -- Assyrian siege warfare imagery and the background of a biblical curse / Jeremy D. Smoak -- Wartime rhetoric : prophetic metaphorization of cities as female / Brad E. Kelle -- Family metaphors and social conflict in Hosea / Alice A. Keefe -- "We have seen the enemy, and he is only a 'she'" : the portrayal of warriors as women / Claudia D. Bergmann -- Conquest reconfigured : recasting warfare in the redaction of Joshua / L. Daniel Hawk -- "Go back by the way you came" : an internal textual critique of Elijah's violence in 1 Kings 18-19 / Frances Flannery -- Shifts in Israelite war ethics and early Jewish historiography of plundering / Brian Kvasnica -- Gideon at Thermopylae? : on the militarization of miracle in biblical narrative and "battle maps" / Daniel L. Smith-Christopher
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 265 p.
Isbn
9781589833982
Isbn Type
(electronic library copy)
Lccn
20080389 78
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)246200057
  • (OCoLC)246200057

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