Theorizing Scriptures: New Critical Orientations to a Cultural Phenomenon

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Rutgers University Press, 2008 - Religion - 310 pages
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Historically, religious scriptures are defined as holy texts that are considered to be beyond the abilities of the layperson to interpret. This volume takes a look at the social, cultural and racial meanings invested in these texts.

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Contents

TEXTureS Gestures Power
3
WIMBUSH I
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Settings Situations Practices
69
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