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Women, war, and metaphor : language and society in the study of the Hebrew Bible / editors, Claudia V. Camp, Carole R. Fontaine.

Contributor(s): Camp, Claudia V, 1951- | Fontaine, Carole R.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Semeia, 61. Publisher: Atlanta : Scholar's Press, c1993Description: xii, 237 p. ; 24 cm.Subject(s): Metaphor in the Bible | Women in the Bible | War -- Biblical teaching | Rape -- Biblical teaching | Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Contents:
Preface : On women, war, metaphor, and the really real -- Metaphor in feminist biblical interpretation / Claudia V. Camp -- War, women, and defilement in Numbers 31 / Susan Niditch -- "You may enjoy the spoil of your enemies" : rape as a biblical metaphor for war / Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite -- Rapes of women, wars of men / Alice A. Keefe -- By the hand of a woman : the metaphor of the woman warrior in Judges 4 / Gale A. Yee -- Images of YHWH the warrior in Psalms / Marc Brettler -- Sublimation of the Goddess in the deitic metaphor of Moses / M. Gerhart, J.P. Healey, and A.M. Russell -- Metaphors he lives by / Mieke Bal -- Response from the perspective of a linguist / Suzette Haden Elgin -- On metaphor, play and nonsense / Francis Landy.
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Preface : On women, war, metaphor, and the really real -- Metaphor in feminist biblical interpretation / Claudia V. Camp -- War, women, and defilement in Numbers 31 / Susan Niditch -- "You may enjoy the spoil of your enemies" : rape as a biblical metaphor for war / Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite -- Rapes of women, wars of men / Alice A. Keefe -- By the hand of a woman : the metaphor of the woman warrior in Judges 4 / Gale A. Yee -- Images of YHWH the warrior in Psalms / Marc Brettler -- Sublimation of the Goddess in the deitic metaphor of Moses / M. Gerhart, J.P. Healey, and A.M. Russell -- Metaphors he lives by / Mieke Bal -- Response from the perspective of a linguist / Suzette Haden Elgin -- On metaphor, play and nonsense / Francis Landy.

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