New user? Register here:
Email Address
Password
Retype Password
First Name
Last Name
Existing user? Login here:
Email Address
Password

Tue 19 Feb 2019 @ 12:00

RT @TheosthinktankJoin @TheosElizabeth as she chairs a debate between John Milbank @johnmilbank3, Maurice Glasman @blue_labour, Jenny… https://t.co/YC5nL7pbTz

Between Truth and Fiction

A Reader in Literature and Christian Theology

Author(s): 

This item is in stock and will be dispatched within 48 hours.
More than 50 units in stock.
Paperback
Was: £30.00
Now: £8.00

On offer
ISBN-13: 9780334041924
Published: 31/03/2010
Offer ends: 28/02/2019
Product description

Interest in theological hermeneutics alongside the study of critical and literary theory has given rise to a growing sense among students of the need to address the nature of texts and their textuality, and the truth claims which they make.

"Between Truth and Fiction" begins with an extended introduction to textuality and literature, with an overview of hermeneutics and question about reading and reception. Issues such as intertextuality, the relationship between the Bible and other texts in literature, theology as story, autobiography as theology, poetry and proclamation are covered.

Central to the book are original texts by a variety of authors, Christian and secular, which the reader will be encouraged on reflect on for him or herself.

The Reader includes texts by authors from the Bible to Saint Augustine, Graham Greene, Margaret Atwood, William Shakespeare, Jonathan Edwards, Thornton Wilder, Salman Rushdie, Virginia Woolf, Jostein Gaardner and Stephen Hawking.

Author Information

David Jasper, Allen Smith

The Revd Prof. David Jasper is Professor of Literature and Theology in the University of Glasgow.The Revd Dr Allen Smith was Post-Doctoral Fellow in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Glasgow.

Customer Reviews
FeeFo Feedback

This product currently has no reviews.

Tue 19 Feb 2019 @ 12:00

RT @TheosthinktankJoin @TheosElizabeth as she chairs a debate between John Milbank @johnmilbank3, Maurice Glasman @blue_labour, Jenny… https://t.co/YC5nL7pbTz

Feefo logo
Theological Reflection
Theological Reflection: Methods, 2nd Edition
Was: £27.99
Offer price: £20.00