The Resource The actuality of sacrifice : past and present, edited by Alberdina Houtman [and three others]

The actuality of sacrifice : past and present, edited by Alberdina Houtman [and three others]

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The actuality of sacrifice : past and present
Title
The actuality of sacrifice
Title remainder
past and present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alberdina Houtman [and three others]
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Sacrifice is part of many religions. While the actual ritual has often been abolished, the concept remains alive through stories, rituals, calendars and art. The essays in this book discuss the concept from various social, historical and intellectual contexts ranging from the pre-historical period till today
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MiAaPQ
Dewey number
203/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BL570
LC item number
.A28 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Houtman, Alberdina
Series statement
Jewish and Christian Perspectives Series,
Series volume
Volume 28
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Sacrifice
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The actuality of sacrifice : past and present, edited by Alberdina Houtman [and three others]
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Include indexes
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online resource
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cr
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text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; List of Figures; List of Contributors; Introduction; Part 1 Archaeology and the Hebrew Bible; Chapter 1 Conspicuous Destruction and the Economy of Sacrifice in the Bronze and Early Iron Age East Mediterranean; Chapter 2 Reading as an Act of Offering: Reconsidering the Genre of Leviticus 1; Chapter 3 The Death of Moses as a Sacrifice of Atonement for the Sins of Israel: A Hidden Biblical Tradition; Part 2 New Testament and post-Biblical Judaism; Chapter 4 'So the Sons are Free': The Temple Tax in the Matthean Community; Chapter 5 Sacrifice in the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Chapter 6 Jesus Christ, High Priest and Sacrifice according to the Epistle to the HebrewsChapter 7 Sacrifice without the Rabbis: Ritual and Sacrifice in the Second Temple Period according to Contemporary Sources; Part 3 Early Christianity and Rabbinic Literature; Chapter 8 Sacrifice in 'Gnostic' Testimonies of the Second and Third Centuries CE; Chapter 9 Sacrifice as Concession in Christian and Jewish Sources: The Didascalia Apostolorum and Rabbinic Literature; Chapter 10 Putting One's Life on the Line: The Meaning of he'erah lamavet nafsho and Similar Expressions
  • Chapter 11 Ritual is with People: Sacrifice and Society in Palestinian Yoma TraditionsPart 4 Thoughts on Sacrifice in the High Middle Ages; Chapter 12 Sacrifice of the Mass and the Sacrifice of Christ: Thomas Aquinas against Later Thomist Theology; Chapter 13 On Purifying Sacrifice in the Philosophy of Don Isaac Abravanel; Part 5 Sacrifice in Jewish and Christian Liturgy; Chapter 14 Which Religion is Most Sacrificial? Reflections on the Transformations of Sacrifice in Early Christianity and Rabbinic Judaism; Chapter 15 The Restoration of Sacrifices in Modern Jewish Liturgy
  • Part 6 Sacrifice in Modern PhilosophyChapter 16 Sacrifice and Repentance: The Religious Thought of Hermann Cohen, Franz Rosenzweig, and Joseph B. Soloveitchik; Chapter 17 The Subject as Sacrifice? Levinas's Confusing Critique of Idealistic Subject Philosophy; Chapter 18 Can We Be at Peace without Sacrifice? The Connection between Sacrifice and Crisis in the Work of René Girard; Part 7 Sacrifice in Art and Culture; Part 7 Sacrifice in Art and Culture; Chapter 19 Models of Interaction between Judaism and Christianity as Seen Through Artistic Representations of the Sacrifice of Isaac
  • Chapter 19 Models of Interaction between Judaism and Christianity as Seen Through Artistic Representations of the Sacrifice of IsaacChapter 20 'From the Blood of My Heart': Christian Iconography in the Response of Israeli Artists to the Holocaust; Chapter 21 The Iconography of Gendered Sacrifice: Women's Army Corps Memorials in Israel and Great Britain; Chapter 22 On Sacrifices, Victims, and Perpetrators: Israel's New Historians, Critical Artists, and Zionist Historiography; Chapter 23 Tarkovsky's Sacrifice: Between Nietzsche and Christ; Index of Names; Index of Sources
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (494 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004284234
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)2670000000578910
  • (EBL)1877221
  • (SSID)ssj0001380806
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11908354
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001380806
  • (PQKBWorkID)11371544
  • (PQKB)11555541
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1877221
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000578910
Label
The actuality of sacrifice : past and present, edited by Alberdina Houtman [and three others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Include indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; List of Figures; List of Contributors; Introduction; Part 1 Archaeology and the Hebrew Bible; Chapter 1 Conspicuous Destruction and the Economy of Sacrifice in the Bronze and Early Iron Age East Mediterranean; Chapter 2 Reading as an Act of Offering: Reconsidering the Genre of Leviticus 1; Chapter 3 The Death of Moses as a Sacrifice of Atonement for the Sins of Israel: A Hidden Biblical Tradition; Part 2 New Testament and post-Biblical Judaism; Chapter 4 'So the Sons are Free': The Temple Tax in the Matthean Community; Chapter 5 Sacrifice in the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Chapter 6 Jesus Christ, High Priest and Sacrifice according to the Epistle to the HebrewsChapter 7 Sacrifice without the Rabbis: Ritual and Sacrifice in the Second Temple Period according to Contemporary Sources; Part 3 Early Christianity and Rabbinic Literature; Chapter 8 Sacrifice in 'Gnostic' Testimonies of the Second and Third Centuries CE; Chapter 9 Sacrifice as Concession in Christian and Jewish Sources: The Didascalia Apostolorum and Rabbinic Literature; Chapter 10 Putting One's Life on the Line: The Meaning of he'erah lamavet nafsho and Similar Expressions
  • Chapter 11 Ritual is with People: Sacrifice and Society in Palestinian Yoma TraditionsPart 4 Thoughts on Sacrifice in the High Middle Ages; Chapter 12 Sacrifice of the Mass and the Sacrifice of Christ: Thomas Aquinas against Later Thomist Theology; Chapter 13 On Purifying Sacrifice in the Philosophy of Don Isaac Abravanel; Part 5 Sacrifice in Jewish and Christian Liturgy; Chapter 14 Which Religion is Most Sacrificial? Reflections on the Transformations of Sacrifice in Early Christianity and Rabbinic Judaism; Chapter 15 The Restoration of Sacrifices in Modern Jewish Liturgy
  • Part 6 Sacrifice in Modern PhilosophyChapter 16 Sacrifice and Repentance: The Religious Thought of Hermann Cohen, Franz Rosenzweig, and Joseph B. Soloveitchik; Chapter 17 The Subject as Sacrifice? Levinas's Confusing Critique of Idealistic Subject Philosophy; Chapter 18 Can We Be at Peace without Sacrifice? The Connection between Sacrifice and Crisis in the Work of René Girard; Part 7 Sacrifice in Art and Culture; Part 7 Sacrifice in Art and Culture; Chapter 19 Models of Interaction between Judaism and Christianity as Seen Through Artistic Representations of the Sacrifice of Isaac
  • Chapter 19 Models of Interaction between Judaism and Christianity as Seen Through Artistic Representations of the Sacrifice of IsaacChapter 20 'From the Blood of My Heart': Christian Iconography in the Response of Israeli Artists to the Holocaust; Chapter 21 The Iconography of Gendered Sacrifice: Women's Army Corps Memorials in Israel and Great Britain; Chapter 22 On Sacrifices, Victims, and Perpetrators: Israel's New Historians, Critical Artists, and Zionist Historiography; Chapter 23 Tarkovsky's Sacrifice: Between Nietzsche and Christ; Index of Names; Index of Sources
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (494 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004284234
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000578910
  • (EBL)1877221
  • (SSID)ssj0001380806
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11908354
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001380806
  • (PQKBWorkID)11371544
  • (PQKB)11555541
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1877221
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000578910

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