Toni Morrison's Beloved as African-American Scripture & Other Articles on History and Canon

Hermit Kingdom Studies in History and Religion
Narrated by: Bryse Gregory
Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
Categories: History, Americas
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Toni Morrison's Beloved as African-American Scripture & Other Articles on History and Canon is a very important academic book exploring the question of historicity and canonicity -- the relationship (in causality and relational terms) between the experience of human community and the creation (or the interpretation) of a religious text (and the canonization of a religious "text"). This book contains a collection of academic articles ranging from African-American history, Jewish history, early Christian history, the New Testament, Patristic history, medieval history, and the history of the Reformation. This academic work is a bold quest to capture the essence of history and canon as phenomenalized in the human experience. Scholars and students of history, religion, literary criticism, sociology, anthropology, humanities, and theology will surely benefit from reading this book. Although this book is highly academic, it is written in a very readable style so that educated individuals who may not be specialists will benefit from the articles in the book.

©2006 The Hermit Kingdom Press (P)2013 The Hermit Kingdom Press

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  • 08-28-14

Surely this was not vetted?

This "book" does not belong on audible. The mispronunciations are dreadful, and the reader is so distracting that it is impossible to follow what he is reading.

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