Between honor and shame :|bmartyrdom in 2 Maccabees 6-7 within the socio-cultural arena

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Hefer, Barend Joachim (2012)
  • Publisher: North-West University
  • Subject: Martyrdom | Maccabees | Honor | Shame | Torture | Mutilation | Sacred | Profane | Patronage | Client | Purity | Impurity | Martelaarskap | Makkabeërs | Eer | Skande | Martel | Mutilasie | Heilig | Gewoon | Weldoener | Kliënt | Rein | Onrein

The study, “Between honor and shame: Martyrdom in 2 Maccabees 6-7 within the socio-cultural arena”, presents a look at how the community viewed martyrdom in 2 Maccabees 6:18-7:42 from the perspective of honor and shame. The chief objective is to determine whether or not... View more
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