The Resource Summoning : ideas of the covenant and interpretive theory, edited by Ellen Spolsky

Summoning : ideas of the covenant and interpretive theory, edited by Ellen Spolsky

Label
Summoning : ideas of the covenant and interpretive theory
Title
Summoning
Title remainder
ideas of the covenant and interpretive theory
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ellen Spolsky
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
809/.93382
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN49
LC item number
.S84 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
SUNY series in modern Jewish literature and culture
Label
Summoning : ideas of the covenant and interpretive theory, edited by Ellen Spolsky
Publication
Note
Papers of a conference sponsored by the Lechter Institute for Literary Research in cooperation with the Kaplan Fund for American Literature, held in the fall of 1989 at Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • glg
Contents
  • Introduction / Ellen Spolsky -- 1. Power and Constraint: Covenantal Hermeneutics in Milton / Harold Fisch -- 2. Biblical Covenants as Performative Language / Gerda Elata-Alster and Rachel Salmon -- 3. Facing the Other: Levinas, Perelman, and Rosenzweig / Susan Handelman -- 4. The Difficulty of Finding a Moral Basis for Accepting the Covenant / Daniel Statman -- 5. The Perpetual Covenant of Jewish Learning / Menachem Fisch -- 6. The Sign of the Covenant / Betty Rojtman -- 7. Redesigning Redemption: Covenant in The Testament of Moses / Betsy Halpern-Amaru -- 8. Placing Reading: Ancient Israel and Medieval Europe / Daniel Boyarin -- 9. Binding and Unbinding: The Summons to Interpretation in The Merchant of Venice / Elizabeth Freund -- 10. American Literature's Declaration of In/dependence: Stanley Cavell, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and the Covenant of Consent / Emily Miller Budick
  • 11. Intertextuality and Reader Responsibility: Living On in Malamud's "The Mourners" / Sharon Deykin Baris -- 12. "The New Covenant" and the Dilemma of Dissensus: Bercovitch, Roth, and Doctorow / Sam B. Girgus
Control code
000009199552
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 272 p.
Isbn
9780791415252
Lccn
92023258
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b18009669
System control number
  • 33217006384771
  • (OCoLC)26361055

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