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Author Kim, Koowon

Title Incubation as a Type-Scene in the Aqhatu, Kirta, and Hannah Stories : a Form-Critical and Narratological Study of KTU 1.14 I-1.15 III, 1.17 I-II, and 1 Samuel 1:1-2:11
Published Leiden : BRILL, 2011

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Description 1 online resource (370 pages)
Series Vetus Testamentum, Supplements, 145
Vetus Testamentum, Supplements, 145
Contents List of Tables; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter One Introduction; Chapter Two Incubation in the Ancient Near East; Chapter Three The Incubation Type-Scene: A Working Definition; Chapter Four How DanĂ®'ilu Was Blessed with a Son?: The Incubation Type-Scene in KTU 1.17 I-II; Chapter Five How Kirta Was Blessed with a Son?: The Incubation Type-Scene in KTU 1.14 I-1.15 III; Chapter Six How Hannah Was Blessed with a Son?: The Incubation Type-Scene in 1 Samuel 1:1-2:11; Chapter Seven Summary; Bibliography; Author and Subject Index
Summary Prior studies of incubation have approached it from a history of religions perspective, with a view to historically reconstruct the actual practice of incubation in ancient Near East. However, this approach has proven unfruitful, not due to the dearth of relevant data, but because of the confusion with regard to the definition of the term incubation. Suggesting a way out of this impasse in previous scholarship, this book proposes to read the so-called incubation texts from the perspective of incubation as a literary device, namely, as a type-scene. It applies Nagler 's definition of a type-sce
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-365) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Hannah (Biblical figure)
SUBJECT Hannah (Biblical figure) fast (OCoLC)fst00293714
Aqhat epic. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n86066968
Bible. Samuel, 1st, I, 1-II, 11 -- Criticism, Narrative
Bible. Samuel, 1st, I, 1-II, 11 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Keret epic. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n88103022
Aqhat epic. fast (OCoLC)fst01376040
Keret epic. fast (OCoLC)fst01358093
Subject Incubation (Religion)
Mythology, Ugaritic.
Typology (Theology)
Ugaritic literature -- History and criticism
Ugaritic literature -- Relation to the Old Testament.
typology.
RELIGION -- Reference.
Incubation (Religion)
Mythology, Ugaritic.
Typology (Theology)
Ugaritic literature.
Ugaritic literature -- Relation to the Old Testament.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789004207516
9004207511
1283161427
9781283161428