Words and the Word Paperback
Explorations in biblical interpretation and literary theory
by David G. Firth; Jamie A. Grant;
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Words and the Word
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These informative essays survey general issues as well as specific approaches, allowing it to fill the gap between introductions and primary texts.
Contents and Contributors:
Introduction David G. Firth and Jamie A. Grant
Part 1: General issues
1.Literary theory and biblical interpretation – Grant R. Osborne
2.A Structural-historical approach to exegesis of the Old Testament - S.D. Snyman
Part 2: Specific approaches
3.Speech-act theory – Richard Briggs
4.Genre criticism – Jeannine Brown
5.Ambiguity – David G. Firth
6.Poetics – Jamie A. Grants
7.Rhetoric – Peter Phillips
8.Discourse analysis – Terrance R. Wardlaw, Jr
David G. Firth is Lecturer in Old Testament and Ba Course at Cliff College, Derbyshire.
Jamie A. Grant is Lecturer in Biblical Studies at the Highland Theological College, Dingwall, Scotland.
Words and the Word by David G. Firth; Jamie A. Grant was published by Intervarsity Press in June 2008 and is our 34048th best seller. The ISBN for Words and the Word is 9781844742882.
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Details for Words and the Word
|Page last updated||4th October 2016|
|Author / Artist||David G. Firth; Jamie A. Grant|
|Publisher||Intervarsity Press (June 2008)|
|Editor||David G. Firth; Jamie A. Grant|
|Intro By||Firth, David G.; Grant, Jamie A.|
|Number of Pages||320|