The Biography of Ancient Israel: National Narratives in the Bible
Ilana Pardes (Author)
A portrayal of the history of ancient Israel that is suitable for those interested in the Bible, in the interrelations of literature and history, in nationhood, in feminist thought, and in psychoanalysis.
eBook, English, Sept. 2002
University of California Press California Princeton Fulfillment Services [distributor], Berkeley, Ewing, Sept. 2002
Scholarly & Professional
1 online resource
Acknowledgments 1. Introduction: Split Conception 2. Imagining the Birth of a Nation 3. Suckling in the Wilderness: The Absent Mother 4. At the Foot of Mount Sinai: National Rites of Initiation 5. The Spies in the Land of the Giants: Restless Youth 6. Crossing the Threshold: In the Plains of Moab 7. Epilogue: Mount Nebo Notes Bibliography Index