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The Bible for Grown-Ups

A New Look at the Good Book

Simon Loveday

Why do the creation stories in Genesis contradict each other? Did the Exodus really happen? In a discussion which ‘neither requires, nor rejects, belief’, Loveday brings a literary critic’s eye to the Biblical authors. Presenting insights from modern scholarship, he shows how to read their texts ‘with our brains in gear’, by viewing the Bible as a structure of the imagination rather than through modern concepts of ‘history’ and ‘truth’.
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  • Publisher: Icon
  • Year: 2017
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 302pp
  • Illustrated: No
  • Dimensions: 196x128mm
  • ISBN: 9781785782633
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 0.2kg
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