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The Last Supper, the Temple Incident, and the “Spiritualization” of Sacrifice in the New Testament

Jonathan Klawans

in Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple: Symbolism and Supersessionism in the Study of Ancient Judaism

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195162639
eISBN:
9780199785254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195162639.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter reexamines New Testament traditions concerning the Last Supper and Jesus’ overturning the tables in the Jerusalem temple. It argues that the last supper can be understood as a symbolic ... More


When the Dismantling of an Ineffective Policy Becomes Increasingly Costly: Default Strategies, Arena Shifting, and Symbolic Action in German Waste Policy

Dominik Bernauer and Christoph Knill

in Dismantling Public Policy: Preferences, Strategies, and Effects

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656646
eISBN:
9780191746000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656646.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This chapter analyses the persistence of the heavily criticized packaging waste policy in Germany. It is argued that dismantling more or less failed because of three factors. First, concentration of ... More


From Dismantling by Default to Symbolic Dismantling? Water Policy in the United Kingdom

Andrew Jordan and John Turnpenny

in Dismantling Public Policy: Preferences, Strategies, and Effects

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656646
eISBN:
9780191746000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656646.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This chapter examines how the transition to a more multi-level system of water governance in Britain has affected the way in which dismantling was conceived of and pursued. It does so by analysing ... More


Aftermath

John Gurney

in Brave Community: The Digger Movement in the English Revolution

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719061028
eISBN:
9781781700747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719061028.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter discusses the consequences faced by the Diggers and the aftermath of the Digger movement. The story of the Digger movement did not end with the destruction of Digger colonies in April ... More


Being Young, Active, and Faithful: Black Youth Activism Reshaping Black Christian Social Witness

Almeda M. Wright

in The Spiritual Lives of Young African Americans

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190664732
eISBN:
9780190678951
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190664732.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Religion and Society

Chapter 5 continues exploring alternatives to fragmented spirituality by drawing connections between historical and contemporary models of American public theology and activism. Is Black youth ... More


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