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Published: 19 August 2010

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780199589456

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The Narrative of Rape in Genesis 34

Interpreting Dinah's Silence

Caroline Blyth

  • Offers a bold multidisciplinary approach to the subject of sexual violence - of relevance to both biblical studies and contemporary gender studies
  • Provides many cross-cultural testimonies from rape survivors in order to raise awareness of women's experiences of sexual violence within a range of cultures and societies
  • Gives a fresh perspective on the Genesis account that challenges the emphases of many existing readings