The Resource Imagining creation, edited by Markham J. Geller and Mineke Schipper ; with an introduction by Mary Douglas

Imagining creation, edited by Markham J. Geller and Mineke Schipper ; with an introduction by Mary Douglas

Label
Imagining creation
Title
Imagining creation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Markham J. Geller and Mineke Schipper ; with an introduction by Mary Douglas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Imagining Creation" is a collection of views on creation by noted authors from different disciplines. Topics include creation accounts and iconography from Mesopotamia and Egypt, and cosmologies from India and Africa
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
202/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL325.C7
LC item number
I43 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
IJS studies in judaica,
Series volume
v. 5
Label
Imagining creation, edited by Markham J. Geller and Mineke Schipper ; with an introduction by Mary Douglas
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
Mesopotamian creation stories / W.G. Lambert -- Creation stories in ancient Egypt / Stephen Quirke -- You can't get here from there : the logical paradox of ancient Indian creation myths / Wendy Doniger -- Stories of the beginning : origin myths in Africa south of the Sahara / Mineke Schipper -- Modern Jewish attitudes to the concept of myth / Wout Jac. van Bekkum -- Extract from Genesis 1-2 translation and commentary, Norton, NY 1996 / Robert Alter -- The Bible in the making : Slavonic creation stories / Florentina Badalanova -- Arab creation stories beyond the pale / Abdullah al-Udhari -- Lurianic creation myths / Daphne Freedman
Control code
ocn716008268
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 424 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047422976
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004157651.i-424
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24995186
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)716008268
  • brill904742297X

Library Locations

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