The Resource Faith and narrative, edited by Keith E. Yandell

Faith and narrative, edited by Keith E. Yandell

Label
Faith and narrative
Title
Faith and narrative
Statement of responsibility
edited by Keith E. Yandell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From epic to limerick, novel to anecdote, literary narratives engage and entertain us. From autobiography and biography to accounts of familial generations, narratives define communities. Myths and histories loom large in religious traditions as well. Recently, the importance of narrative to ethics and religion has become a pervasive theme in several scholarly disciplines. In the essays presented here, a distinguished roster of scholars addresses a range of issues associated with this theme, focussing especially on questions concerning narrative's contribution to knowledge
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
121/.68
Index
index present
LC call number
BL628.7
LC item number
.F35 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Faith and narrative, edited by Keith E. Yandell
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
"They stooped to conquer" : cultural vitality and the narrative impulse / Lamin Sanneh -- Gnosis, narrative, and the occasion of repentance / David L. Jeffrey -- The scandal of revelation / George Steiner -- Second-person accounts and the problem of evil / Eleonore Stump -- Social transformation as return of story tradition / James Billington -- Anecdote as the essence of historical understanding / Robert E. Frykenberg -- Hagiography and Hindu historical consciousness / John B. Carman -- Narrative and theological aspects of Freudian and Jungian psychology / Paul Vitz -- Words, deeds, and words about deeds / Jon N. Moline -- Narrative theology from an evangelical perspective / Gabriel Fackre -- Living within a text / Nicholas Wolterstorff -- The limits of narrative theology / Paul Griffiths -- Narrative ethics and normative objectivity / Keith E. Yandell
Control code
ocm64638585
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 271 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280472732
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2362551x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)64638585
  • ebsco0195131452

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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