The creation of heaven and earth : re-interpretation of Genesis I in the context of Judaism, ancient philosophy, Christianity, and modern physics /

"This volume discusses the narrative of the macro-creation of heaven, earth and light in the first chapter of Genesis and focuses extensively on its later interpretations in different cultural and religious contexts."--Jacket.

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Bibliographic Details
Imprint:Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.
Description:1 online resource (xiv, 284 pages).
Language:English
Series:Themes in biblical narrative, 1388-3909 ; v. 8
Themes in biblical narrative ; v. 8.
Subject:Bible. -- Genesis, I. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Congresses.
Bible. -- New Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Congresses.
Bible. -- A.T. -- Genèse. -- I -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Bible. -- New Testament -- Critique, interprétation, etc. -- Congrès.
Bible. -- Genesis, I.
Bible. -- New Testament.
Genesis.
Creation -- Biblical teaching -- Congresses.
Biblical cosmology -- Congresses.
Cosmology -- History -- Congresses.
Création -- Enseignement biblique -- Congrès.
Cosmologie biblique -- Congrès.
Cosmologie -- Histoire -- Congrès.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
Biblical cosmology.
Cosmology.
Creation -- Biblical teaching.
Genesis (bijbelboek)
Kosmologie.
Schepping.
Philosophie
Creatio ex nihilo
Judentum
Physik.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11162040
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Other authors / contributors:Kooten, Geurt Hendrik van, 1969-
ISBN:9781429452663
1429452668
9789004142350
9004142355
9004142355
Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:"This volume discusses the narrative of the macro-creation of heaven, earth and light in the first chapter of Genesis and focuses extensively on its later interpretations in different cultural and religious contexts."--Jacket.
Other form:Print version: Creation of heaven and earth. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005