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Author Park, Yoon-Man.

Title Mark's memory resources and the controversy stories (Mark 2:1-3:6) : an application of the frame theory of cognitive science to the Markan oral-aural narrative / by Yoon-Man Park
Published 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
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-325) and indexes
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Subject Bible -- Hermeneutics.
Bible. Mark, II, 1-III, 6 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. Mark, II, 1-III, 6 -- Language, style
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009035702
ISBN 1282951114
9047443926 (electronic bk.)
9789047443926 (electronic bk.)