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CONTENTS PART I The Why of Exegesis AKA Prolegomena (AKA Preliminary Stuff) Chapter 1 Reading the Bible and Aching for God Chapter 2 It Isn't Just about God; It's Also about Garry The Problem of Hermeneutics Chapter 3 The Bible Says It; I Believe It; That Settles It. Oh, Really? Introducing Paradigms Chapter 4 Reconstructing the Original Wording The Discipline of Textual Criticism Chapter 5 Your Version, My Version Thinking about Translation Theory PART II The Primary Disciplines of Exegesis Chapter 6 The Master Paradigm An Introduction to Exegesis Chapter 7 How We Fill In Gaps An Introduction to Schemas Chapter 8 How We Find Out about Schemas The Discipline of Lexicography Chapter 9 How We Find Out about Cultural Knowledge and Practices The Discipline of Backgrounds Chapter 10 How We Find Out about Social Norms The Discipline of Social Science Chapter 11 How We Find Out about Genre The Discipline of Form Criticism Chapter 12 How We Find Out about Historical Contexts The Discipline of Introduction Chapter 13 How We Disambiguate Getting to the Gist Chapter 14 How We Recognize Polyvalence Dealing with Double Exposures Chapter 15 How We Deal with Intertextuality Dialogues between Texts Chapter 16 How We Deal with Sequence and Pace Aspects of Literary Criticism Chapter 17 Pulling It All Together Chapter 18 Looking Ahead, Looking Beyond A Concluding Unacademic Postscript Notes Index
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Bible. N.T. -- Hermeneutics.