The Resource Promises to keep : the oath in biblical narrative, by Yael Ziegler

Promises to keep : the oath in biblical narrative, by Yael Ziegler

Label
Promises to keep : the oath in biblical narrative
Title
Promises to keep
Title remainder
the oath in biblical narrative
Statement of responsibility
by Yael Ziegler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
While many studies explore the literary role of the oath in general literature, none have contended with the role of the oath in the biblical narratives. This study seeks to fill that vacuum. The first section of this study examines the literary significance of the various oath formulae that appear in biblical narratives, focusing on anomalous formulations of the respective oath formulae. The second section of this study explores the narratives surrounding two characters, Saul and David, both of whom frequently engage in oath-making. The oaths taken by, to and about these characters mirror the
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
221.6
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1199.O27
LC item number
Z54 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Supplements to the Vetus Testamentum,
Series volume
v. 120
Label
Promises to keep : the oath in biblical narrative, by Yael Ziegler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-286) and indexes
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. Oath formulae and their literary significance -- pt. 2. Oaths and the Biblical narrative
Control code
ocn726827091
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 309 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433774
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004168435.i-309
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34385897
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)726827091
  • pebcs9047433777

Library Locations

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