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The Resource Reading ritual : Leviticus in postmodern culture, Wesley J. Bergen

Reading ritual : Leviticus in postmodern culture, Wesley J. Bergen

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Reading ritual : Leviticus in postmodern culture
Title
Reading ritual
Title remainder
Leviticus in postmodern culture
Statement of responsibility
Wesley J. Bergen
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book draws on a variety of disciplines to undertake a unique analysis of Leviticus 1-7. Rather than studying the rituals prescribed in Leviticus as arcane historical/theological texts of little interest to the modern reader, or as examples of primitive rituals that have no parallel in Western society, this book provides many points of contact between animal sacrifice rituals and various parts of post-modern society. Modern rituals such as Monday Night Football, eating fast food, sending sons and daughters off to war, and even the rituals of modern academia are contrasted with the text of
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Bergen, Wesley J
Dewey number
222/.1306
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BS1255.6.S2
LC item number
B47 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series
  • Playing the texts
Series volume
  • 417
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sacrifice
  • Ritual
  • Postmodernism
  • RELIGION
  • Postmodernism
  • Sacrifice
  • Offers
  • Ritueel slachten
  • Leviticus (bijbelboek)
Label
Reading ritual : Leviticus in postmodern culture, Wesley J. Bergen
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 124-136) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Animal Sacrifice Today; Chapter 3 Sacrificing for the Team: Leviticus 4 and the Church of Monday Night Football; Chapter 4 Ritual Sacrifice in Leviticus, Africa, and North America; Chapter 5 Blood Sacrifice in the United States; Chapter 6 The Afterlife of Leviticus 1-7 in the Church; Chapter 7 Leviticus 7: A Commentary in Three Voices; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors
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276849476
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unknown
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1 online resource (140 pages).
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780567524430
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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9780567524430
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)276849476
Label
Reading ritual : Leviticus in postmodern culture, Wesley J. Bergen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 124-136) 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
Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Animal Sacrifice Today; Chapter 3 Sacrificing for the Team: Leviticus 4 and the Church of Monday Night Football; Chapter 4 Ritual Sacrifice in Leviticus, Africa, and North America; Chapter 5 Blood Sacrifice in the United States; Chapter 6 The Afterlife of Leviticus 1-7 in the Church; Chapter 7 Leviticus 7: A Commentary in Three Voices; Bibliography; Index of References; Index of Authors
Control code
276849476
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (140 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567524430
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567524430
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276849476

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