Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Transfigured: A Derridean Rereading of the Markan Transfiguration (The Library of New Testament Studies; Playing the Texts) [Hardcover]

By Andrew P. Wilson (Author) & Andrew P. Willson (Author)
Our Price $ 101.50  
Retail Value $ 145.00  
You Save $ 43.50  (30%)  
Item Number 207973  
Buy New $101.50
Quantity:
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Library of New Testament Studies - Full Series Preview
Image Title Price Stock Qty Add To Cart
  'Who is this son of man?': The Latest Scholarship on a Puzzling Expression of the Historical Jesus (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 35.56   In Stock  
  Bowing Before Christ - Nodding to the State?: Reading Paul Politically with Oliver O'Donovan and John Howard Yoder   $ 39.55   In Stock  
  Christology, Hermeneutics, and Hebrews   $ 120.80   In Stock  
  Jesus' Literacy   $ 32.00   In Stock  
  Jesus, the Sabbath and the Jewish Debate   $ 39.55   In Stock  
  Paul's Use of the Old Testament in Romans 9.10-18: An Intertextual and Theological Exegesis (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 121.04   In Stock  
  Paul, the Fool of Christ: A Study of 1 Corinthians 1-4 in the Comic-philosophic Tradition (The Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 53.40   In Stock  
  Resisting Empire: Rethinking the Purpose of the Letter to "The Hebrews"   $ 39.55   In Stock  
  The Branches of the Gospel of John: The Reception of the Fourth Gospel in the Early Church (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 124.60   In Stock  
  The Earliest Christian Meeting Places: Almost Exclusively Houses?   $ 29.65   In Stock  
  Unity of the Farewell Discourse: The Literary Integrity of John 13:31-16:33 (Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement)   $ 169.68   In Stock  
  What Is It That the Scripture Says?: Essays in Biblical Interpretation, Translation, And Reception in Honour of Henry Wansbrough OSB (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Sentence Conjunctions in the Gospel of Matthew:
Kai, De, Tote, Gar, Oun and Asyndeton in Narrative Discourse
(Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement Series, 216)
  $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Cutting Too Close for Comfort: Paul's Letter to the Galatians in Its Anatolian Cultic Context (The Library of New Testament Studies) (Vol 248)   $ 35.56   In Stock  
  Paul's Critique of Theocracy: A/Theocracy in Corinthians and Galatians (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 35.56   In Stock  
  Earliest Gospels: The Origins and Transmission of the Earliest Christian Gospels; The Contribution of the Chester Beat (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 84.51   In Stock  
  Jesus' Emotions in the Fourth Gospel (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Original Gospel of Thomas in Translation: With a Commentary and New English Translation of the Complete Gospel (The Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 66.71   In Stock  
  Acts in its Ancient Literary Context (Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplem)   $ 60.48   In Stock  
  The Prologue of the Fourth Gospel: A Sequential Reading (The Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Wilderness: Essays in Honour of Frances Young (Journal for the Study of the New Testament. Supplement Series)   $ 160.20   In Stock  
  Discourse Analysis of the Letter to the Hebrews: The Relationship between Form and Meaning (Library of New Testament Studies, the)   $ 179.78   In Stock  
  The Word Order of the Gospel of Luke: Its Foregrounded Messages (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 133.00   In Stock  
  Hate the Evil, Hold Fast to the Good: Structuring Romans 12.1-15.1 (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  The Message of Acts in Codex Bezae: A Comparison With the Alexandrian Tradition: Acts 6.1-12.25: From Judaea And Samaira To The Church In Antioch (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Biblical Interpretation in Early Christian Gospels: The Gospel of Mark (The Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Kind of Magic: Understanding Magic in the New Testament And Its Religious Environment (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Radical Martyrdom And Cosmic Conflict in Early Christianity (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  The Nature And Demands of the Sovereign Rule of God in the Gospel of Matthew (The Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Biblical Interpretation in Early Christian Gospels: Volume 2 : The Gospel of Matthew (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  A Text-Linguistic Investigation into the Discourse Structure of James (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  The Theme of Temple Christology in John's Gospel (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Only the Third Heaven?: 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 And Heavenly Ascent (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Do This in Remembrance of Me: The Disputed Words in the Lukan Institution Narrative, (Luke 22:19b-20) : an Historico-exegetical, Theological, And Sociological ... (The Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 113.40   In Stock  
  Other Early Christian Gospels: A Critical Edition of the Surviving Greek Manuscripts (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 66.71   In Stock  
  Being Conformed to Christ in Community (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Being Conformed to Christ in Community: A Study of Maturity, Maturation and the Local Church in the Undisputed Pauline Epistles (Library of New Testament Studies, the)   $ 35.56   In Stock  
  Matthew's Judaization of Mark: Examined in the Context of the Use of Sources in Graeco-Roman Antiquity (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Taking Away the Pound: Women, Theology and the Parable of the Pounds in the Gospel of Luke (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 137.95   In Stock  
  Paul and the Dynamics of Power: Communication and Interaction in the Early Christ-movement (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 38.23   In Stock  
  Paul and the Dynamics of Power: Communication and Interaction in the Early Christ-Movement (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Heavenly Perspective: A Study of the Apostle Paul's Response to a Jewish Mystical Movement at Colossae (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Who Do My Opponents Say That I Am?: An Investigation of the Accusations Against the Historical Jesus (Library of New Testament Studies, the)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  The Samaritan Mission in Acts (Library of New Testament Studies) (v. 328)   $ 179.78   In Stock  
  Grammatical and Exegetical Study of New Testament Verbs of Transference: A Case Frame Guide to Interpretation and Translation (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Paul and Isaiah's Servants: Paul?s Theological Reading of Isaiah 40-66 in 2 Corinthians 5:14-6:10 (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Jesus And the Origins of the Gentile Mission (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Matthew and his Christian Contemporaries (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Jesus and Land: Sacred and Social Space in Second Temple Judaism (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 137.95   In Stock  
  The Corruption And Redemption of Creation: Nature in Romans 8:19-22 And Jewish Apocalyptic Literature (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Saving God's Reputation: The Theological Function of Pistis Iesou in the Cosmic Narratives of Revelation (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 169.10   In Stock  
  Post-Mortem Vindication of Jesus in the Sayings Gospel Q (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Gentiles in the Gospel of Mark (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Postcolonial Reading of Mark?s Story of Jesus (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Rhetorical Texture and Narrative Trajectories of the Lukan Galilean Ministry Speeches: Hermeneutical Appropriation by Authorial Readers of Luke-Acts (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Reading James with New Eyes: Methodological Reassessments of the Letter of James (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 133.50   In Stock  
  Paul?s Argumentation in Galatians: A Pragma-Dialectical Analysis (Library of New Testament Studies: European Studies on Christian Origins)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Temple, Exile and Identity in 1 Peter (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Stars Will Fall From Heaven (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 142.40   In Stock  
  Christology and Scripture: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 41.79   In Stock  
  Synoptic Gospels and the Psalms as Prophecy (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 106.80   In Stock  
  Jesus from Judaism to Christianity: Continuum Approaches to the Historical Jesus (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 144.18   In Stock  
  Audience of the Gospels: Further Conversation About the Origin and Function of the Gospels in Early Christianity (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Cosmology and New Testament Theology (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Deuteronomy in the New Testament: The New Testament and the Scriptures of Israel (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 137.95   In Stock  
  One Lord, One People: The Unity of the Church in Acts in Its Literary Setting (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 124.60   In Stock  
  Resurrection in Mark's Literary-Historical Perspective (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 156.64   In Stock  
  Submission within the Godhead and the Church in the Epistle to the Philippians: An Exegetical and Theological Examination of the Concept of Submission ... 2 and 3 (Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 137.95   In Stock  
  A Pauline Theology of Church Leadership (The Library of New Testament Studies)   $ 131.72   In Stock  
  Reconstructing the First-Century Synagogue: A Critical Analysis of Current Research (Library of New Testament Studies, the)   $ 144.18   In Stock  


Item description for Transfigured: A Derridean Rereading of the Markan Transfiguration (The Library of New Testament Studies; Playing the Texts) by Andrew P. Wilson & Andrew P. Willson...

At first glance the Markan transfiguration scene (Mk. 9:2-8) is all about light, sound and spectacle. Commentators see revealed in this scene a sparkling vision of God's glory--the light that banishes the shadow of incomprehension and by which the hidden truth of the Gospel finally becomes clear. But have commentators been blinded by their dazzling evaluations of Mark's theology? For, despite all the splendor and sparkle, the Markan transfiguration remains a difficult scene to interpret. Transfigured asks what would be seen if one were to squint past the sun-like glory that dominates this vision. Wilson focuses on the problematic elements, the gaps and inconsistencies of the scene, and re-evaluates them in order to re-read the transfiguration from an altered perspective.
The theoretical work of Jacques Derrida, particularly his notion of "otherness," which draws together and realigns the reader (subject), the reading (method), and what is read (text), will be central to the orientation of this re-reading. Ultimately, the transfiguration story can be seen ably to accommodate readings that challenge traditionally prescribed metaphysical structures and presuppositions. In the end, the application of Derridean theory issues its own challenges to traditional scholarship in such a way that the approach to the Markan transfiguration and the theology one inevitably brings to it, require a certain amount of reformulation.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!

Item Specifications...


Studio: T. & T. Clark Publishers
Pages   185
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.1" Width: 6" Height: 0.8"
Weight:   0.95 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Sep 25, 2007
Publisher   T. & T. Clark Publishers, Ltd.
Edition  New  
ISBN  0567026019  
ISBN13  9780567026019  


Availability  0 units.


More About Andrew P. Wilson & Andrew P. Willson


Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Andrew Wilson is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Mt. Allison University in Sackville, Canada.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Bible & Other Sacred Texts > Bible > New Testament
2Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > Criticism & Interpretation > Criticism & Interpretation
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > General
4Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > New Testament > Study
5Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Reference > New Testament



Reviews - What do customers think about Transfigured: A Derridean Rereading of the Markan Transfiguration (The Library of New Testament Studies; Playing the Texts)?

Be the first to write a review about Transfigured: A Derridean Rereading of the Markan Transfiguration (The Library of New Testament Studies; Playing the Texts)



Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Transfigured: A Derridean Rereading of the Markan Transfiguration (The Library of New Testament Studies; Playing the Texts)


Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :



Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!



Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter


Resources
Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
Corporate
About Us
Contact Us
Policies
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy