By Nuria Calduch-Benages
This choice of 24 essays displays broader developments of analysis on Ben Sira long ago twenty years. the writer is not just occupied with the complicated textual difficulties of the booklet, but additionally with what gentle can be shed on it via the appliance of ways from cultural and feminist stories. She examines, for instance, the gender theamtic, using metaphorical language, and the problem of odor and body spray within the textual content of Ben Sira.
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This selection of 24 essays displays broader traits of study on Ben Sira some time past twenty years. the writer isn't just concerned about the complicated textual difficulties of the booklet, but additionally with what gentle will be shed on it through the appliance of methods from cultural and feminist reviews. She examines, for instance, the gender theamtic, the use of metaphorical language, and the difficulty of smell and perfume within the textual content of Ben Sira.
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