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Ezekiel and the Ethics of Exile (Oxford Theological Monographs)

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Mein aims to set Ezekiel's ethics firmly in the social and historical context of the Babylonian Exile. Ezekiel's moral concerns and priorities, Mein suggests, are substantially shaped by the social experience of deportation and resettlement. They also represent a creative response to the crisis, providing significant impetus for social cohesion and the maintenance of a distinctively Jewish community.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [264]-282) and indexes.

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations

Introduction

1. Moral Worlds: Ancient Israelite Ethics in a Social Context

2. Ezekiel and the Exiles

3. The World of Politics

4. The Politics of Cult

5. Ritual and Ethics

6. The 'Domestication' of Ethics

7. From Responsibility to Passivity

Conclusions: Ezekiel and the Ethics of Exile

Bibliography

Index of Authors

Index of Biblical References

Product Details

ISBN:
9780198299929
Author:
Mein, Andrew
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Location:
Oxford
Subject:
History
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Bible - Criticism Interpretation - Old Testament
Subject:
Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - Old Testament
Subject:
Theology | Biblical Studies | Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
Subject:
Religion and Theology | Biblical Studies | Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
Subject:
Ezekiel - Ethics
Subject:
Jews - History - Babylonian captivity, 598-
Subject:
Religion & Theology | Biblical Studies | Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
Subject:
Christianity-Biblical Criticism
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Series:
Oxford theological monographs
Series Volume:
no. 1130
Publication Date:
20011131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
10 line illus.
Pages:
312
Dimensions:
8.6 x 5.8 in 1.1 lb

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