Competing for honor : a social-scientific reading of Daniel 1-6 /

The dynamics of comparison and social competition in the tales of Daniel 1-6 are explored with the help of social-scientific models depicting honor and exploring the related dynamics of purity, patronage, virtue, limited good, and envy.

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Author / Creator:Kirkpatrick, Shane.
Imprint:Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.
Description:1 online resource (xvii, 196 pages).
Language:English
Hebrew
Series:Biblical interpretation series, 0928-0731 ; v. 74
Biblical interpretation series ; v. 74.
Subject:Bible. -- Daniel, I-VI -- Social scientific criticism.
Daniel (Buch) 1-6.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Prophets.
Social scientific criticism of sacred works.
Daniël (bijbelboek)
Religion.
Philosophy & Religion.
Judaism.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11159482
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ISBN:9781429453554
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-186) and index.
Hebrew.
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Summary:The dynamics of comparison and social competition in the tales of Daniel 1-6 are explored with the help of social-scientific models depicting honor and exploring the related dynamics of purity, patronage, virtue, limited good, and envy.
Other form:Print version: Kirkpatrick, Shane. Competing for honor. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005
Online version: Kirkpatrick, Shane. Competing for honor. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005