The Resource African and European readers of the Bible in dialogue : in quest of a shared meaning, edited by Hans de Wit and Gerald O. West

African and European readers of the Bible in dialogue : in quest of a shared meaning, edited by Hans de Wit and Gerald O. West

Label
African and European readers of the Bible in dialogue : in quest of a shared meaning
Title
African and European readers of the Bible in dialogue
Title remainder
in quest of a shared meaning
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hans de Wit and Gerald O. West
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Far too long, the relationship between European and African biblical scholarship has been a non-relationship. Divergent insights into how biblical texts should be interpreted and made fruitful for the current context, cultural differences, colonial past and post-colonial future, radically different social situations - this all made companionship and real interaction difficult. This rich and multilayered volume (result of a Stellenbosch conference 2006) attempts to disclose new modes of dialogue between readers of the Bible from those two worlds. More than twenty theologians from Africa and Euro
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
220.6096
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS511.3
LC item number
.A37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies of religion in Africa,
Series volume
v. 32
Label
African and European readers of the Bible in dialogue : in quest of a shared meaning, edited by Hans de Wit and Gerald O. West
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. The debate : an hermeneutical overview -- pt. 2. Methodological insights -- pt. 3. Exegesis and context -- pt. 4. Hermeneutics and context
Control code
ocn714879958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 433 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047442400
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004166561.i-434
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3564140x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)714879958
  • pebcs9047442407

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