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Published: 25 March 2004

184 Pages

ISBN: 9780199264865

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Biblical Mourning

Ritual and Social Dimensions

Saul M. Olyan

  • engages anthropological theoretical discussion - both classic and recent - on mourning and seeks to contribute to such theorizing
  • offers comprehensive analysis of ritual dimensions of mourning accounting for each type of mourning witnessed in the biblical text

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