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Title Rhetorical argumentation in biblical texts / edited by Anders Eriksson, Thomas H. Olbricht and Walter Ubelacker
Published Harrisburg, Pa. : Trinity ; SCM, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (464 pages)
Series Emory studies in early Christianity.
Contents Argumentation in John 5 / Harold W. Attridge -- The question at the center : a specific device of rhetorical argumentation in scripture / Roland Meynet -- "To make the weaker argument defeat the stronger" : sophistical argumentation in Paul's letter to the Romans / Johan S. Vos -- The tongues of men : understanding Greek rhetorical sources for Paul's letters to the Romans and 1 Corinthians / C. Jan Swearingen -- Enthymemes in Pauline argumentation : reading between the lines in 1 Corinthians / Anders Eriksson -- Paul's boasting in 2 Corinthians 10-13 as defense of his honor : a socio-rhetorical analysis / Duane F. Watson -- Re-reading 2 Corinthians : a rhetorical approach / J. David Hester (Amador) -- Galatians : red-hot rhetoric / Michael R. Cosby -- Rhetorical argumentation in the Letter to the Ephesians / Roy R. Jeal -- Living and dying, living is dying (Philippians 1:21) / Rollin A. Ramsaran -- The argument of Colossians / Jerry L. Sumney -- Anticipating and presenting the case for Christ as High Priest in Hebrews / Thomas H. Olbricht -- Revelation and romance : genre bending in the Shepherd of Hermas and the Acts of Peter / John W. Marshall
Argumentation theory : an overview of approaches and research themes / Frans H. van Eemeren -- Argumentative textures in socio-rhetorical interpretation / Vernon K. Robbins -- The use and abuse of Lausberg in biblical studies / R. Dean Anderson -- Is there biblical argumentation? / Lauri Thurén -- Theories and practice of the enthymeme in the first centuries B.C.E and C.E. / Manfred Kraus -- The economy of letter writing in Graeco-Roman antiquity / Carol Poster -- The strategic use of enthymeme and example in the argumentation of the Books of Chronicles / Rodney K. Duke -- Should Ahab go to battle or not? : Ambiguity as a rhetorical device in 1 Kings 22 / Alan J. Hauser -- The role of the audience in the determination of argumentation : the Gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles / L. Gregory Bloomquist -- Instructions for "broker" apostles : a socio-rhetorical analysis of Matthew's mission discourse / Russell B. Sisson
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Subject Bible -- Language, style.
Rhetoric in the Bible.
Form Electronic book
Author Eriksson, Anders, 1958 February 27-
Olbricht, Thomas H.
Ubelacker, Walter
ISBN 0567366197 (electronic bk.)
9780567366191 (electronic bk.)