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Author Park, Yoon-Man.

Title Mark's memory resources and the controversy stories (Mark 2:1-3:6) [electronic resource] : an application of the frame theory of cognitive science to the Markan oral-aural narrative / by Yoon-Man Park.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010.

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 342 pages) : illustrations.
Series Linguistic biblical studies ; v. 2
Linguistic biblical studies ; v. 2.
Note Revision of the author's thesis (Th. D.)-- University of Toronto, 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-325) and indexes.
Contents Preface; Abbreviations; List of Illustrations; Chapter One Introduction; A. Methodology; B. Frame and Mark; C. The Scope and Procedure of Study; PART ONE ORAL-AURAL COMMUNICATION AND FRAMES; Chapter Two Mark's Written Gospel, Orality-Aurality, and Memory; Chapter Three Memory Resources of the Markan Oral-Aural Narrative: Frames; Chapter Four Frame Theory; PART TWO THE APPLICATION OF FRAME THEORY TO MARK'S ORAL-AURAL NARRATIVE; Chapter Five Frames and the Organization of the Controversy Stories (Mark 2.1-3.6); Chapter Six Frames and the Processing of the Controversy Stories (Mark 2.1-3.6).
Summary This book is a study of the New Testament using the insights of modern linguistics. Its principal concern, above all, is to examine how the Gospel of Mark, produced in an oral-aural culture, may be illuminated by frame theory from cognitive linguistics, a linguistic theory in which the meaning of a word, phrase, clause, sentence, paragraph and thematic unit can only be properly understood against the background of a particular body of knowledge and assumptions. The reason this theory is particulary useful for understanding Mark's ancient text is because as an oral-aural narrative it heavily re.
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Subject Bible. Mark, II, 1-III, 6 -- Language, style.
Bible. Mark, II, 1-III, 6 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible -- Hermeneutics.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Park, Yoon-Man. Mark's memory resources and the controversy stories (Mark 2:1-3:6). Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010 9789004179622 (DLC) 2009035702 (OCoLC)435918055
ISBN 9789047443926 (electronic bk.)
9047443926 (electronic bk.)