Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, 2013.
x, 243 pages : illustrations.
Ashgate new critical thinking in religion, theology, and biblical studies.
Formatted Contents Note
Why sacrifice? why the body? Explorations Economic body: communion sacrifice and the kingdom of God Purified body: expiatory sacrifice and justification Generative body: covenant sacrifice and the resurrection of the body On theological interpretation Dialogues Victimized body: a dialogue with René Girard Abused body: a dialogue with feminist theology Atoning body: a dialogue with Anselm and his followers Convivial body: a eucharistic trinitarian theology of sacrifice.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.