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The Resource Abraham's curse : child sacrifice in the legacies of the West, Bruce Chilton

Abraham's curse : child sacrifice in the legacies of the West, Bruce Chilton

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Abraham's curse : child sacrifice in the legacies of the West
Title
Abraham's curse
Title remainder
child sacrifice in the legacies of the West
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Chilton
Title variation
Abrahams curse
Title variation remainder
child sacrifice in the legacies of the West
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the significance and implications of Abraham's near-sacrifice of his son Isaac to shed new light on religious conflicts in the modern world, analyzing the impact of the story on the beliefs and teachings of Judaism, Islam, and Christianity
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250276
Cataloging source
DLC
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Chilton, Bruce
Dewey number
222/.11064
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1238.S24
LC item number
C45 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Isaac
  • Abraham
  • Child sacrifice
Target audience
adult
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child sacrifice in the legacies of the West
Label
Abraham's curse : child sacrifice in the legacies of the West, Bruce Chilton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The test -- Sacrificial species, human offerings -- Jewish martyrdom -- Blood of the Lamb -- The Son's eternal sacrifice -- Martyrs, in the flesh -- Gnostic laughter, Roman pornography, blood payment -- Taking leave of Moriah -- Ibrahim's sacrificial vision -- Blood harvest -- The long descent
Control code
ocn157023255
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780385520270
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007030288
System control number
(OCoLC)157023255
Label
Abraham's curse : child sacrifice in the legacies of the West, Bruce Chilton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The test -- Sacrificial species, human offerings -- Jewish martyrdom -- Blood of the Lamb -- The Son's eternal sacrifice -- Martyrs, in the flesh -- Gnostic laughter, Roman pornography, blood payment -- Taking leave of Moriah -- Ibrahim's sacrificial vision -- Blood harvest -- The long descent
Control code
ocn157023255
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780385520270
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007030288
System control number
(OCoLC)157023255

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