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Author Koosed, Jennifer L

Title Gleaning Ruth : a biblical heroine and her afterlives / Jennifer L. Koosed
Published Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 173 pages)
Series Studies on personalities of the Old Testament
Studies on personalities of the Old Testament.
Contents Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Gleaning; 2 Agricultural Interlude No. 1; 3 Ruth and Orpah; 4 Ruth and Naomi; 5 Agricultural Interlude No. 2; 6 Ruth and Boaz; 7 Agricultural Interlude No. 3; 8 (Ruth) and Obed; 9 The Story Begins Where It Ends; Notes; Bibliography; Scriptural Index; Subject Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Summary A multifaceted portrait of Ruth as revealed through her defining relationships and postbiblical treatments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-161) and indexes
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Bible. Ruth -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bible. Ruth fast
Subject RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
RELIGION -- Biblical Criticism & Interpretation -- Old Testament.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781611172058