The Lord of the Dreams

The Lord of the Dreams

A Semantic and Literary Analysis of Genesis 37-50

eBook - 2002
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A fascinating and highly original new look at the Joseph-narrative which relies a good deal on syntactic and semantic analyses. Pirson shows that there are many elements in this story that provoke a significantly different reading of the story of Joseph and his brothers, especially when these are combined with some textual aspects previously unnoticed or neglected. Special attention is given to the meaning of Joseph''s dreams, to the question of who actually sold Joseph, and to the brothers'' role in the narrative. Pirson also asks why Joseph did not call home after his release from prison, an.
Publisher: London ; New York : Sheffield Academic Press, Ă2002
ISBN: 9780567279064
Characteristics: 1 online resource (x, 168 pages)


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