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Author Kitz, Anne Marie.

Title Cursed are you! : the phenomenology of cursing in cuneiform and Hebrew texts / by Anne Marie Kitz.

Publication Info. Winona Lake, Indiana : Eisenbrauns, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Chronology Of Languages""; ""Introduction: Curse in the Ancient Near East""; ""Recent Scholarly Approaches to Curses""; ""Vows, Oaths, and Curses""; ""The Types of Curses""; ""Conditional Cursing""; ""The Effectiveness of Maledictions by the Deities""; ""The Productivity of Curses by Human Beings""; ""Executioner Deities, Hypostatization, and the Agents of Curses""; ""The Purpose of Curses""; ""The Process behind Curses""; ""Barriers, Boundaries and Written Display Curses""; ""Of Nets and Arms and Webs of Words""
""Of Nets and Arms and Webs of Words""""Curse Management""; ""Curse Practitioners: The Lay Curser""; ""Curse Practitioners: The Professionals""; ""Curse Practitioners: Antagonistic Semi-Professionals""; ""Curse-Acts""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index of Authors""; ""Index of Scripture""
Subject Bible. Old Testament -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Blessing and cursing -- Middle East -- History.
Cuneiform inscriptions, Akkadian.
Akkadian language -- Semantics.
Hebrew language -- Sematics, Historical.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Parapsychology -- General.
Other Form: Print version: Kitz, Anne Marie. Cursed are you! 9781575062716 (DLC) 2013035854 (OCoLC)857717814
ISBN 9781575068749 (electronic bk.)
1575068745 (electronic bk.)
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