Princeton University Library Catalog

Bible through the lens of trauma / edited by Elizabeth Boase and Christopher G. Frechette.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Atlanta : SBL Press, [2016]
Description:
1 online resource.
Series:
Semeia studies ; number 86
Summary note:
"In recent years there has been a surge of interest in trauma, trauma theory, and its application to the biblical text. This collection of essays explores the usefulness of using trauma theory as a lens through which to read the biblical texts. Each of the essays explores the concept of how trauma might be defined and applied in biblical studies. Using a range of different but intersection theories of trauma, the essays reflect on the value of trauma studies for offering new insights into the biblical text. Including contributions from biblical scholars, as well as systematic and pastoral theologians, this book provides a timely critical reflection on this emerging discussion"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780884141723 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0884141721 ((electronic bk.))
LCCN:
2016049931
Editor:
Other views:
Staff view