The Resource "My Brother Esau Is a Hairy Man" : Hair and Identity in Ancient Israel

"My Brother Esau Is a Hairy Man" : Hair and Identity in Ancient Israel

Label
"My Brother Esau Is a Hairy Man" : Hair and Identity in Ancient Israel
Title
"My Brother Esau Is a Hairy Man"
Title remainder
Hair and Identity in Ancient Israel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this work, Susan Niditch seeks a deeper understanding of Israelite culture as expressed, shaped and reinforced in images of hair - a complex symbol drawn from the body. In addition to Biblical texts, Niditch looks at pictorial representations of hair and other material evidence
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
221.83915
Index
index present
LC call number
BM729.H34
LC item number
N53 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
"My Brother Esau Is a Hairy Man" : Hair and Identity in Ancient Israel
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-150) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hair in material culture and art of the ancient Near East -- Samson : maleness, charisma, warrior status, and hair -- Nazirite vow : domesticating charisma and recontextualizing hair -- Absent hair -- Letting down her hair or cutting it off : the ritual trial of a woman accused of adultery and the transformation of the female other
Control code
ocn271579542
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199869671
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37533228
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)271579542
  • oso0199869677
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
Processing Feedback ...