Between honor and shame :|bmartyrdom in 2 Maccabees 6-7 within the socio-cultural arena
Hefer, Barend Joachim
- Publisher: North-West University
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...