Prelude to Biblical Folklore by Susan Niditch
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Prelude to Biblical Folklore
By Susan Niditch

A Prelude to Biblical Folklore

Underdogs and Tricksters

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Prelude to Biblical Folklore by Susan Niditch

Book Description

Linking Old Testament heroes to the legendary underdogs and tricksters of other cultures, the author shows how the ancient Israelites worldview and self image are reflected in the way biblical authors told their stories.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780252068836
ISBN-10: 0252068831
Format: Paperback
(5830mm x 3895mm x 16mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: University of Illinois Press
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publish Date: 24-Jan-2000
Country of Publication: United States

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The Companion to Ancient Israel offers an innovative overview of ancient Israelite culture and history, richly informed by a variety of approaches and fields. Distinguished scholars provide original contributions that explore the tradition in all its complexity, multiplicity and diversity.

My Brother Esau is a Hairy Man by Susan Niditch My Brother Esau is a Hairy Man, Hardback (April 2008)

In this book, 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 the biblical texts, Niditch looks at pictorial representations of hair and other material evidence.

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