Item description for The Africana Bible: Reading Israel's Scriptures from Africa and the African Diaspora by Hugh R. Page, Jr., Randall C. Bailey & Valerie Bridgeman-Davis...
Overview The Africana Bible features a critical commentary on every book of the Hebrew Bible, the Apocrypha, and Pseudepigrapha that are authoritative for many in African and African-diasporan communities worldwide. It highlights issues of concern to the global Black community (such as globalization and the colonial legacy) and the distinctive norms of interpretation in African and African Diasporan settings.
Publishers Description This volume gathers multicultural and interdisciplinary perspectives on every book in the Hebrew Bible and Apocrypha. It opens a critical window onto the world of interpretation on the African continent and in the multiple diasporas of African peoples.
Citations And Professional Reviews The Africana Bible: Reading Israel's Scriptures from Africa and the African Diaspora by Hugh R. Page, Jr., Randall C. Bailey & Valerie Bridgeman-Davis has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Choice - 06/01/2010
Christian Century - 05/04/2010 page 22
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Studio: Fortress Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.3" Width: 7.5" Height: 1.1" Weight: 2.3 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2009
Publisher Fortress Press
ISBN 0800621255 ISBN13 9780800621254
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