Search for dissertations about: "Allusion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the word Allusion.

  1. 1. Poetic Allusion : Some Aspects of the Role Played by Kokin Wakashuu as a Source of Poetic Allusion in Genji Monogatari

    University dissertation from Stockholms universitet, Stockholm

    Author : Gunilla Lindberg-Wada; Stockholms universitet.; [1983]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Japanology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Japanologi;

    Abstract : This study concerns the role of Kokin Wakashuu poetry as a source of allusion (as HIKIUTA, "a poem alluded to") in the narrative, dialogue and letters of Genji Monogatari.The material has been divided into 188 contexts, with one poem alluded to in each context. There are 128 Kokin Wakashuu poems alluded to, some of them more than once. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Messenger of the Lord in Early Jewish Interpretations of Genesis

    University dissertation from Berlin/New York : Walter de Gruyter

    Author : Camilla Hélena von Heijne; Ersta Sköndal högskola.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bible; Biblical Studies; Genesis; Judaism; Early Jewish Interpretation; Jewish Reception History of the Bible; Angel of the Lord God; Messenger; Angelology; Angelophany; Ambiguous Identity; Relationship; God; Theophany; Vision; Revelation; Dream; Anthropomorphism; Angel of the Presence; Hypostasis; Raphael; Gabriel; Wisdom; Logos; Old Testament Exegesis; Old Testament Pseudepigrapha; Book of Tobit; Wisdom of Solomon; Philo; Josephus; Rabbinica; Rabbinic Literature; Midrash; Targum; Rewritten Bible; Talmud; Type-Scene; Allusion; Gospel of Luke; Annunciation Narrative; Gospel of John; Hagar; Jacob Israel; Aqedah; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the ambiguous relationship between God and ‘the angel of the Lord/God’ in early Jewish interpretations of Genesis, for example, Gen 16:7–14; 22:1–19, and 31:10–13. Although the designation ‘the angel of the Lord’ does not appear in Genesis 32, this text is included because it exhibits the same ambiguity as the explicit ‘angel of the Lord-texts’. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Decontextual Stylistics Study of the Genji Monogatari With a Focus on the "Yûgao" Story

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Oriental Languages, Stockholm University

    Author : Stina Jelbring; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Genji Monogatari; Yûgao; Japanese literature; Murasaki Shikibu; Heian Period; monogatari; waka; poetry; stylistics; narratology; poetics; genre; metaphor; allusion; symbol; translation studies; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Japanology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Japanologi; Japanology; japanologi;

    Abstract : The dominant part of the research on the “Yûgao” (The Twilight Beauty) story of the Japanese eleventh-century classic the Genji Monogatari (The Tale of Genji) is philological and often excludes a general literary analysis. This story has also been related to Japanese and Chinese literary influences, thereby placing the text in its literary context. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Messenger of the Lord in Early Jewish Interpretations of Genesis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Universitetsbiblioteket

    Author : Camilla von Heijne; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bible; Old Testament; Genesis; Judaism; early Jewish interpretation; angel of the Lord God; messenger; angelology; angelophany; ambiguous identity; relationship; God; theophany; vision; revelation; dream; anthropomorphism; angel of the Presence; hypostasis; Raphael; Gabriel; Wisdom; Logos; Old Testament Pseudepigrapha; Book of Tobit; Wisdom of Solomon; Philo; Josephus; Rabbinic literature; Midrash; Targum; rewritten Bible; Talmud; type-scene; allusion; Gospel of Luke; annunciation narrative; Gospel of John; Hagar; Jacob Israel; Aqedah.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the ambiguous relationship between God and ‘the angel of the Lord/God’ in early Jewish interpretations of Genesis, for example, Gen 16:7–14; 22:1–19, and 31:10–13. Although the designation ‘the angel of the Lord’ does not appear in Genesis 32, this text is included because it exhibits the same ambiguity as the explicit ‘angel of the Lord-texts’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Like a Garden of Flowers : A Study of the Formation of the 'Book' of Psalms

    University dissertation from Centrum för teologi och religionsvetenskap, Lunds universitet

    Author : David Willgren; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016-05-19]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; anthology; book of Psalms; psalms; paratextuality; peritexts; epitexts; Genette; Dead Sea Scrolls; 11Q5; 11QPsa; formation; canon; Canonization; pesharim; Pss 1–2; superscriptions; Ps 72:20; colophon; doxologies; Pss 135–136; Pss 146–150; Hallelujah; David; Davidization; scripturalization; Pss 1–119; Pss 1 2–135 136; Pss 1–150; LXX; citation; allusion; Hodayot; Zà-Mì Hymns; Sumerian Temple Hymns; Psalms of Solomon; Homeric Hymns; the Decad; Catalogues of Incipits; anthologization; scribal culture; material culture; scrolls;

    Abstract : This is a study of the formation of the ‘Book’ of Psalms that attempts to provide answers to two fundamental questions: “how?” and “why?”. The first relates to the diachronic growth of the collection (how are these processes to be reconstructed, and on what grounds?), while the second relates to questions of purpose (to what end are psalms being juxtaposed in a collection?). READ MORE