The Resource Recognizing the stranger : recognition scenes in the Gospel of John, by Kasper Bro Larsen

Recognizing the stranger : recognition scenes in the Gospel of John, by Kasper Bro Larsen

Label
Recognizing the stranger : recognition scenes in the Gospel of John
Title
Recognizing the stranger
Title remainder
recognition scenes in the Gospel of John
Statement of responsibility
by Kasper Bro Larsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Recognizing the Stranger" is the first monographic study of recognition scenes and motifs in the Gospel of John. The recognition type-scene ("anagn?risis") was a common feature in ancient drama and narrative, highly valued by Aristotle as a touching moment of truth, e.g., in Oedipus' tragic self-discovery and Odysseus' happy homecoming. The book offers a reconstruction of the conventions of the genre and argues that it is one of the most recurrent and significant literary forms in the Gospel. When portraying Jesus as the divine stranger from heaven, the Gospel employs and
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
226.5/06
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BS2615.52
LC item number
.L37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Biblical interpretation series,
Series volume
v. 93
Label
Recognizing the stranger : recognition scenes in the Gospel of John, by Kasper Bro Larsen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-242) 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
Introduction -- Odysseus' scar and Jesus' wound marks -- Previous studies in Johannine recognition -- The present study : aim, method, and outline -- Anagnorisis in a theoretical and historical perspective -- Anagnorisis in Aristotle's poetics -- The embarrassments of recognition -- Anagnorisis and the cognitive dimension of John's Gospel -- The semiotics of recognition -- The dual appearance of the observed -- How to display the recognition Mark : showing, telling, and whispering -- Aspects of recognition : identification and social recognition -- Anagnorisis as a type-scene in ancient literature -- The meeting -- The move of cognitive resistance -- The move of displaying the token -- The moment of recognition -- Attendant reactions and physical (re- )union -- Anagnorisis and arrival (John 1-4) -- Anagnorisis within the matrix of John's narrative -- Prologue and prejudice : prefatory whisperings -- The prologue's web of identity relations -- The logos changes its guise -- Recognizing a stranger : comparing Jesus with Odysseus -- Establishing Jesus' presence in the story-world (1:19-51) -- John the Baptist : recognizing the wrong man (1:19-28) -- Jesus and John the Baptist : from baptismal scene to recognition scene (1:29-34) -- Jesus and the disciples : call narratives in the form of recognition scenes (1:35-51) -- Semeia as Semata : tokens of Jesus' divine doxa -- Jesus and the Samaritan woman (4:4-42) : betrothal and recognition -- Recognition in conflict (John 5-19) -- John 5:1-18 : a recognition parody -- "I am" : a recognition formula -- John 9 : blindness and insight -- The recognition scenes of the hour -- The exposure of Judas as traitor (13:18-30) -- Jesus' arrest : from discovery to self-disclosure (18:1-12) -- Peter's denial (18:15-18, 25-27) -- Jesus judged by Pilate : by what law? (18:28-19:16a) -- Death as arrival : God's recognition of Jesus -- Recognition and departure (John 20-21) -- John 20-21 : bridging the horizons -- The race to the empty tomb : acknowledging the absent one (20:10- ) -- Mary Magdalene and the Gardener-Rabbi (20:11-18) -- The disciples : recognizers on a mission (20:19-25) -- Jesus and recognizing Thomas (20:26-29) -- John 21:1-14 : community with the absent Jesus -- The reader as Anagnostes
Control code
ocn711004345
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433446
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004166905.i-265
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34385782
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711004345
  • pebcs9047433440

Library Locations

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