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The Resource City of ruins : mourning the destruction of Jerusalem through Jewish apocalypse, by Dereck Daschke

City of ruins : mourning the destruction of Jerusalem through Jewish apocalypse, by Dereck Daschke

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City of ruins : mourning the destruction of Jerusalem through Jewish apocalypse
Title
City of ruins
Title remainder
mourning the destruction of Jerusalem through Jewish apocalypse
Statement of responsibility
by Dereck Daschke
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study addresses the way in which a psychoanalytic model of mourning relates to a set of Jewish apocalypses concerned with the destruction of Jerusalem and its Temple. These texts respond to the traumatic symbolic loss of Zion and attempt to heal it through the apocalyptic narrative, the visionary experiences of the seers, and the emotional transformation that results from the interplay of the two. The seers react with rage, paralysis, and self-annihilating sentiments, and hence these texts resemble incomplete, stalled mourning, or melancholia. Through the course of their narratives and a
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Daschke, Dereck
Dewey number
221/.046
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BS1705
LC item number
.D37 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Biblical interpretation series,
Series volume
v. 99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Temple of Jerusalem (Jerusalem)
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Judaism
  • Eschatology, Jewish
  • Temple of Jerusalem (Jerusalem)
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Eschatology, Jewish
  • Judaism
  • Apokalyptik
  • Klagelied
  • Biblische Theologie
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
Label
City of ruins : mourning the destruction of Jerusalem through Jewish apocalypse, by Dereck Daschke
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-221) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. "If I forget you, O Jerusalem" : traumatic memory and the fall of Zion -- I. Apocalyptic melancholia and the trauma of history -- II. Ezekiel : "Desolate among them" -- III. Ezra : "Because of my grief I have spoken" -- IV. 2 and 3 Baruch : "Cease irritating God" -- Conclusion. The apocalyptic cure : recovering the future by working-through the past -- Epilogue. Apocalyptic melancholia and 9/11
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667288221
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unknown
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1 online resource (x, 231 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004181991
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612786679
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illustrations
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278667
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667288221
Label
City of ruins : mourning the destruction of Jerusalem through Jewish apocalypse, by Dereck Daschke
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-221) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. "If I forget you, O Jerusalem" : traumatic memory and the fall of Zion -- I. Apocalyptic melancholia and the trauma of history -- II. Ezekiel : "Desolate among them" -- III. Ezra : "Because of my grief I have spoken" -- IV. 2 and 3 Baruch : "Cease irritating God" -- Conclusion. The apocalyptic cure : recovering the future by working-through the past -- Epilogue. Apocalyptic melancholia and 9/11
Control code
667288221
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004181991
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612786679
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
278667
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667288221

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