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The Great Whore of Babylon in the Vision of Apocalypse 17.
A gender-informed approach bridging the gap between socio-historical and feminist-critical interpretations.

Hladiuc, Maria (2016) The Great Whore of Babylon in the Vision of Apocalypse 17.
A gender-informed approach bridging the gap between socio-historical and feminist-critical interpretations.
PhD, Universität Regensburg.

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Date of publication of this fulltext: 21 Jun 2016 12:30

Abstract (English)

Abstract The vision of Apocalypse 17 describes in a judgmental manner the Great Whore. Whereas nothing in her attire or adornment indicates the justification of such a title, sexual appellatives permeate her description thus confining her interpretation within certain boundaries. This research subjects the vision of the Great Whore to a feminist critique by employing various interpretative ...

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Translation of the abstract (English)

Die Vision im Kapitel 17 der Offenbarung des Johannes presentiert die große Hure abwertend. Obwohl nichts in ihrer äußeren Erscheinung legitimiert die sexuelle Denotation „Die Große Hure“,zeigt ihre Darstellung durch den Seher immer wieder dieselben textuellen Stichworte,die ihre Sexualität beschreiben. Dieser Forschungsansatz examiniert die Vision aus verschiedenen feministischen ...

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Item type:Thesis of the University of Regensburg (PhD)
Date:21 June 2016
Referee:Prof. Dr. Tobias Nicklas
Date of exam:9 December 2015
Institutions:Catholic Theology > Biblische Theologie > Exegese und Hermeneutik des Neuen Testaments - Prof. Dr. Tobias Nicklas
Keywords:Great Whore, whore, feminism, androcentrism, woman, city, gender, sexuality, metaphor, readers' response, ideology, intertextuality, gender-informed text
Dewey Decimal Classification:200 Religion > 220 Bible
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:33759
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