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Title The meanings we choose [electronic resource] : hermeneutical ethics, indeterminacy and the conflict of interpretations / edited by Charles H. Cosgrove.

Imprint London ; New York : T & T Clark International, ©2004.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 223 pages).
Series Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 411
The Bible in the twenty-first century series ; 5
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 411.
BTC (Series) ; 5.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-215) and indexes.
Contents Integral and differential hermeneutics / A.K.M. Adam -- Toward a postmodern hermeneutica sacra : guiding considerations in choosing between competing plausible interpretations of scripture / Charles H. Cosgrove -- Scriptural criticism as a practice of biblical studies : conceiving a commentary on Romans / Daniel Patte -- Culture and intersubjectivity as criteria for negotiating meanings in cross-cultural interpretations -- Khiok-Khng Yeo -- Watching out for the watchmen (Song of Songs 5.7) : how I hold myself accountable / Carole R. Fontaine -- Paul as liberator and oppressor : how should we evaluate diverse views of First Corinthians? / Robert C. Tannehill -- Violence for the sake of social justice? : Narrative, ethics and indeterminacy in Moses' slaying of the Egyptian (Exodus 2.11-15) / Dennis T. Olson -- Dealing with rape (in) narrative (Genesis 34) : ethics of the other and a text in conflict / Frank M. Yamada -- Abraham's "heretical" imperative : a response to Jacques Derrida / Mark G. Brett -- Choosing between twos : apocalyptic hermeneutics in science fiction, the radical right and recent historical Jesus scholarship / Jeffrey L. Staley.
Summary The Meanings We Choose is an engagement with responsible bible reading-Hebrew Bible/Old Testament and New Testament texts-for the past as well as for the present and future. Its stated perspectives are multi-denominational Christian but the implications of such readings go far beyond a specific confessional framework. In the present political climate the aware, responsible "personal" is meaningful for any community, confessedly religious as well as otherwise. While the articles collected in this volume, broadly speaking, can and perhaps should be compartmentalized as ideological criticism, the.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
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Subject Bible -- Hermeneutics.
Bible -- Herméneutique.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Cosgrove, Charles H.
Other Form: Print version: Meanings we choose. London ; New York : T & T Clark International, ©2004 0567082164 9780567082169 (DLC) 2004484902 (OCoLC)56824331
ISBN 9780567068965 (electronic bk.)
056706896X (electronic bk.)
0567082164 (hardback)