Table of contents for Scripture as communication : introducing biblical hermeneutics / Jeannine K. Brown.

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		Acknowledgments 000
		Introduction: Scripture as Communicative Act 000
	Part 1	Theoretical Perspectives on Scripture as Communication
	1	Terminology and Context for Hermeneutics 000
	2	A Communication Model of Hermeneutics 000
	3	Authors, Texts, Readers: Historical Movements and Reactions 000
	4	Some Affirmations about Meaning from a Communication 
Model 000
	5	Developing Textual Meaning: Implications, Effects, and Other Ways 
of Going "Beyond" 000
	6	An Invitation to Active Engagement: The Reader and the Bible 000
	Part 2	Practical Guidance for Interpreting Scripture as Communication
	7	Genre and Communication 000
	8	The Language of the Bible 000
	9	The Social World of the Bible 000
	10	Literary Context, Intertextuality, and Canon 000
	11	Conceptualizing Contextualization 000
	12	Contextualization: Understanding Scripture Incarnationally 000
		Appendix A: Exegesis Guidelines 000
		Appendix B: Historical Criticism 000
		Appendix C: Parallelism in Hebrew Poetry 000
		Appendix D: Epistles: Following an Author's Flow of Thought 000
		Appendix E: How to Go about Topical Studies 000
		Bibliography 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Bible -- Hermeneutics.
Communication -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.