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Title The words of the wise are like goads : engaging Qoheleth in the 21st century / edited by Mark J. Boda, Tremper Longman III, and Cristian G. Raţă
Published Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, [2013]
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Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Part 1""; ""Early History of Interpretation""; ""Ecclesiastes in Premodern Reading: Before 1500 c.e.""; ""Eric S. Christianson""; ""Qohelet and the Rabbis""; ""Ruth Sandberg""; ""Ecclesiastes and the Reformers""; ""Al Wolters""; ""Sweet and Lawful Delights: Puritan Interpretations of Ecclesiastes""; ""Cristian G. Rata""; ""Part 2""; ""History, Form, and Rhetoric""; ""Determining the Historical Context of Ecclesiastes""; ""Tremper Longman III""; ""The Book of Qohelet “Has the Smell of the Tomb about It�: Mortality in Qohelet and Hellenistic Skepticism""
""Leo G. Perdue""""Qohelet and Royal Autobiography""; ""Martin A. Shields""; ""Framed! Structure in Ecclesiastes""; ""David J.H. Beldman""; ""The Poetry of Qohelet""; ""John F. Hobbins""; ""Part 3""; ""Key Concepts and Passages""; ""Epistemology in Ecclesiastes: Remembering What It Means to Be Human""; ""Ryan P. Oâ€?Dowd""; ""“Riddled with Ambiguityâ€?: Ecclesiastes 7:23â€?8:1 as an Example""; ""Doug Ingram""; ""The Meaning ofâ€?â€? ×?×?ל in Qohelet: An Intertextual Suggestion""; ""Russell L. Meek""; ""Speaking into the Silence: The Epilogue of Ecclesiastes""; ""Mark J. Boda""
""Part 4""""Language and Grammar""; ""The Grammar of -- and ×? ×? in Qohelet""; ""Robert Holmstedt""; ""The Verb in Qohelet""; ""John Cook""; ""“Aramaismsâ€? in Qohelet: Methodological Problems in Identification and Interpretation""; ""Eva Mroczek""; ""Part 5""; ""Interpreting Qohelet""; ""The Theology of Ecclesiastes""; ""Craig G. Bartholomew""; ""Ecclesiastes and the Canon""; ""Stephen G. Dempster""; ""Fresh Perspectives on Ecclesiastes: “Qohelet for Todayâ€?""; ""Iain Provan""; ""Preaching Qohelet""; ""Daniel C. Fredericks""
""Solomon�s Sexual Wisdom: Qohelet and the Song of Songs in the Postmodern Condition""""Peter J. Leithart""; ""Works Cited""; ""Index of Authors""; ""Index of Scripture""; ""Index of Other Ancient Sources""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bible. Ecclesiastes -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Boda, Mark J.
Longman, Tremper.
Raţă, Cristian G., editor
LC no. 2012045746
ISBN 1575066920 (electronic bk.)
9781575066929 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ;) (alk. paper)
(hardback ;) (alk. paper)