Forming God : divine anthropomorphism in the Pentateuch / 12

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Author / Creator:Knafl, Anne Katherine, author.
Imprint:Winona Lake, Indiana : Eisenbrauns, 2014.
Description:1 online resource (xiii, 311 pages)
Series:Siphrut, literature and theology of the Hebrew Scriptures ; 12
Siphrut ; 12.
Subject:Bible. -- Pentateuch -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. -- Pentateuch.
God -- Biblical teaching.
God (Judaism) -- History of doctrines.
RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Old Testament.
God -- Biblical teaching.
God (Judaism) -- History of doctrines.
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Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Notes:Based on the author's thesis (doctoral - University of Chicago, 2011).
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Other form:Print version: Knafl, Anne Katherine. Forming God 9781575063164
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter 1; Introduction; The Topic and History of Scholarship; The Relevance of a New Study; The Approach of This Study; Structure and Argument; Chapter 2; Methodology and a Test Case; Methodology; Creation and Divine Anthropomorphism: A Test Case (Genesis 1:1-2:4a); Anthropomorphic Features of God in Genesis 1:1-2:4a; A Preliminary Typology; Chapter 3; The Divine Body; Definition; God's Bodies: Full- and Small-Scale Manifestation; Mental Activity: Bodily Idiom and the Inner Life of the Deity; Chapter 4; Divine Location; Definition.
  • Theophany: Earthly PresenceDivine Mobility; Sustained Presence; Chapter 5; Divine Action and Interaction; Definition; A Survey of Divine Action in the Sources; Divine Action with Direct or Indirect Interaction; Chapter 6; Conclusion; A Typology of Divine Anthropomorphism in the Pentateuch; Divine Anthropomorphism in the Pentateuchal Sources; Implications of this Study and Future Avenues of Research; Bibliography; Index of Authors; Index of Scripture.