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The Resource Land tenure and the biblical jubilee : uncovering Hebrew ethics through the sociology of knowledge, Jeffrey A. Fager

Land tenure and the biblical jubilee : uncovering Hebrew ethics through the sociology of knowledge, Jeffrey A. Fager

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Land tenure and the biblical jubilee : uncovering Hebrew ethics through the sociology of knowledge
Title
Land tenure and the biblical jubilee
Title remainder
uncovering Hebrew ethics through the sociology of knowledge
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey A. Fager
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The biblical jubilee represents one of the most radical programmes for land reform from the ancient Near East, yet it was never practised in ancient Israel. What then is the meaning of this sacred law that was never enforced? This cogently argued book attempts to answer that question by using the tools of sociological analysis. Fager examines three levels of meaning within the jubilee legislation, which was produced by the priestly intellectuals during the period of exile. The actual words of the text carry one meaning and the priests intended a slightly different meaning, but underlying both
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Fager, Jeffrey A
Dewey number
296.4/3
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1199.J77
LC item number
F34 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series,
Series volume
155
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jubilee (Judaism)
  • Land tenure
  • Sociology, Biblical
  • Fêtes religieuses
  • Propriété foncière
  • Morale juive
  • RELIGION
  • Jubilee (Judaism)
  • Land tenure
  • Sociology, Biblical
  • Jobeljahr
  • Wetgeving
  • Jubeljaar (bijbel)
  • Leviticus (bijbelboek)
  • Landhervormingen
  • Oudheid
  • Propriété foncière
  • Propriété foncière
  • Propriété foncière
Label
Land tenure and the biblical jubilee : uncovering Hebrew ethics through the sociology of knowledge, Jeffrey A. Fager
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 126-131) and indexes
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
Abbreviations; Part I: LAYING THE FOUNDATION; Chapter 1 THE USE OF THE SOCIOLOGY OF KNOWLEDGE IN EXAMINING THE JUBILEE; Chapter 2 THE HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF THE JUBILEE; Part II: A SOCIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF THE JUBILEE IN THE LATE EXILIC PERIOD; Chapter 3 THE EXILE; Chapter 4 THE PRIESTS AND THEIR LITERATURE; Chapter 5 EZEKIEL; Part III: THE MORAL WORLD-VIEW OF THE JUBILEE; Chapter 6 THE OBJECTIVE MEANING; Chapter 7 THE EXPRESSIVE MEANING; Chapter 8 THE DOCUMENTARY MEANING; CONCLUSION; Appendix: The Literary Strata of Leviticus 25; Selected Bibliography; Index of References
Control code
276781992
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Extent
1 online resource (135 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567623195
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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9780567623195
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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)276781992
Label
Land tenure and the biblical jubilee : uncovering Hebrew ethics through the sociology of knowledge, Jeffrey A. Fager
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 126-131) and indexes
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
Abbreviations; Part I: LAYING THE FOUNDATION; Chapter 1 THE USE OF THE SOCIOLOGY OF KNOWLEDGE IN EXAMINING THE JUBILEE; Chapter 2 THE HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF THE JUBILEE; Part II: A SOCIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF THE JUBILEE IN THE LATE EXILIC PERIOD; Chapter 3 THE EXILE; Chapter 4 THE PRIESTS AND THEIR LITERATURE; Chapter 5 EZEKIEL; Part III: THE MORAL WORLD-VIEW OF THE JUBILEE; Chapter 6 THE OBJECTIVE MEANING; Chapter 7 THE EXPRESSIVE MEANING; Chapter 8 THE DOCUMENTARY MEANING; CONCLUSION; Appendix: The Literary Strata of Leviticus 25; Selected Bibliography; Index of References
Control code
276781992
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (135 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567623195
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567623195
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276781992

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