Cognitive perspectives on Israelite identity / Dermot Anthony Nestor.
By: Nestor, Dermot.Material type: TextSeries: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies: 519.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies: Publisher: New York : T & T Clark International, c2010Description: xii, 276 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780567012975 (hardcover : alk. paper); 0567012972 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Ethnicity in the Bible | Group identity | Ethnoarchaeology | Jews -- Identity | Identity (Philosophical concept)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -268) and indexes.
The rise of the concept of race -- Social evolution and race -- Human evolution and the concept of culture(s) -- Archaeology and evolution -- Archaeology and the question of national identity : Gustav Kossinna -- Archaeology and culture : V. Gordon Childe -- Archaeology and the identity of Israel -- The emergence of "ethnicity" -- Primordialism and instrumentalism in the study of ethnicity -- Cognitive perspectives on ethnicity and identity -- Ethnicity as cognition : Pierre Bourdieu -- The loss of innocence -- New archaeology and the ethnic implications of style -- Style as active communication -- The archaeology of "practice" -- The identity of archaeology and the archaeology of identity -- Biblical archaeology and la longue durée -- Archaeology and Israelite identity -- Israel in the Merneptah Stele -- "Israel" as an essentialist category of social cognition -- Israelite ethnicity and biblical archaeology -- Ethnic sentiments in the Hebrew Bible -- The Hebrew Bible and the "creation" of Israelite identity -- Ideology, doxa and the boundaries of Israelite identity -- Common sense as social power.
10/2010 91.00 Gift of the Harold R. and Fianna L. Diffenderffer Estate