Search for dissertations about: "feminist biblical interpretation"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words feminist biblical interpretation.

  1. 1. The Book of Revelation : A vision of the ultimate liberation or the ultimate backlash? : a study in 20th century interpretations of Rev 14:1-5, with special emphasis on feminist exegesis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Hanna Stenström; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; The Book of Revelation; Revelation 14:1-5; purity language in Rev; female sexual imagery in Rev; female sexualimagery in the Bible; Bible and sexual violence; ethics of biblical interpretation; feminist biblical interpretation; feminist exegesis; feminist hermeneutics; feminist theology; liberation theology; Pablo Richard; Adela Yarbro Collins; Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza; Tina Pippin; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; New Testament Exegesis; nya testamentets exegetik;

    Abstract : The study takes exegetical interpretations of Rev 14: 1-5 as the point of departure for a discussion of how biblical scholars have understood their tasks and responsibilities. The study describes and participates in the discussion of the ethical and political dimensions of biblical scholarship. READ MORE

  2. 2. Christ as example : The imitatio Christi motive in biblical and Christian ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Soon-Gu Kwon; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Jesus; Christ; Imitatio Christi; Bible; New Testament; Gospels; follow; imitate; example; model; ideal; Biblical ethics; Christian ethics; interpretation; monastic; ascetic; political; contextual; feminist; narrative; relational; love; Göran Bexell; Thomas Ogletree; J.I.H. McDonald; Edvin Larsson; H. Dieter Betz; Thomas à Kempis; Sören Kierkegaard; Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Choan-Seng Song; Chung Hyun-Kyung; James McClendon; Stanley Hauerwas; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; etik; Ethics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is (1) to investigate what the imitation of Christ means in Biblical andChristian ethics, (2) to make a critical analysis of some interpretations of the imitation of Christ inChristian tradition, (3) to propose an alternative interpretation of the imitation of Christ, and (4) todiscuss the role of the Bible in Christian ethics. This demands discussion of several problems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Wrestling with Textual Violence : A Case Study of the Jephthah Narrative in Antiquity and Modernity with Special Regard to Gender

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Bibelvetenskap

    Author : Mikael Sjöberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Humanities and religion; feminism; feminist exegesis; feminist biblical interpretation; gender; classic; canon; ethics of interpretation; narratology; Jephthah; Judges; Pseudo-Philo; Josephus; Handel; Grant Watson; Amos Oz; HUMANIORA OCH RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis;

    Abstract : How may readers handle the encounter with violence in a “classical text”? The purpose of this thesis is to contribute to the debate on the ethics of biblical interpretation with special regard to feminism. To fulfil that aim, a case study of the narrative of Jephthah is made and its implications are discussed at a more general level. READ MORE