Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 April 2009

352 Pages

ISBN: 9780199206575

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Scriptural Exegesis

The Shapes of Culture and the Religious Imagination: Essays in Honour of Michael Fishbane

Edited by Deborah A. Green and Laura S. Lieber

  • Introductory chapter lays out Fishbane's method of textual analysis and how authors address it
  • Organization by historical period for ease of reference, covering a wide range of inter-disciplinary topics
  • Consistent method applied across topics displays how Fishbane's way of reading texts is useful to scholars in a range of fields. His contribution to the field is clearly shown.