Poststructural-ism and the New Testament
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Poststructural-ism and the New Testament Derrida and Foucault at the foot of the Cross by Stephen D. Moore

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Published by Fortress Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • Derrida, Jacques,
  • Foucault, Michel,
  • Bible. N.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Deconstruction

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-127) and indexes.

Other titlesPoststructuralism and the New Testament.
StatementStephen D. Moore.
LC ClassificationsBS2377.6 .M66 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 143 p. :
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1079615M
ISBN 100800625994
LC Control Number94002954

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Professor of New Testament at the Theological School, Drew University. His many books include Literary Criticism and the Gospels: The Theoretical Challenge (Yale University Press), God’s Gym: Divine Male Bodies of the Bible (Routledge), and Empire and Apocalypse: Postcolonialism and the New Testament (Sheffield Phoenix).4/5(11).   Poststructural-ism and the New Testament by Stephen D. Moore, , Fortress Press edition, in EnglishCited by: 1. Get this from a library! Poststructural-ism and the New Testament: Derrida and Foucault at the foot of the Cross. [Stephen D Moore] -- With typical wit and jargon-free clarity: Stephen D. Moore guides us through the maze of concepts and projects that constitute the multidisciplinary phenomenon of post-structuralism. Moore centers on. The book also deals with deconstruction's relationship to Theology and its relationship to biblical scholarship old and new - historical critical, narrative critical, and feminist. All who want to know what the fuss is about will owe Moore a debt of gratitude for this book.

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  The Historical Books. The Historical Books of the New Testament are the four Gospels — The Gospel According to Mathew, The Gospel According to Mark, The Gospel According to Luke, The Gospel According to John — and the Book of chapters together tell the story of Jesus and His Church. They offer the framework by which you can understand the rest of the New Testament . The New Testament (Ancient Greek: Ἡ Καινὴ Διαθήκη, transl. Hē Kainḕ Diathḗkē; Latin: Novum Testamentum) is the second division of the Christian biblical canon, the first being the Old Testament which is based primarily upon the Hebrew New Testament discusses the teachings and person of Jesus, as well as events in first-century Christianity.   *Vern Poythress is assistant professor of New Testament at Westminster Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. p. Nevertheless structuralism in a broad sense is characterized by three principles, singled out by Michael Lane: 3. 1. Totalities are explained in terms of the relations of the parts. In particular, relations and structures play a. Number Of Verses Per Book In The Bible New Testament Number of Verses by Book and Chapter - [WEB] NEW Testament Bible Stats See Also: Old Testament Bible Stats Tip: Mouseover table to find how may verses are in a book by chapter ; Scroll and filter to narrow results.