Can a Cushite change his skin?: An examination of race, ethnicity, and othering in the Hebrew Bible

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Can a Cushite change his skin?: An examination of race, ethnicity, and othering in the Hebrew Bible

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Explores the ethnicity of the Cushites in the Hebrew Bible. This book uses historical critical methodologies in the exegesis of biblical passages containing references to Cush-related terms, often producing fresh interpretations of these texts. 

Contents: Race, ethnicity, othering, and the formation of identity -- A word study of the Hebrew root "Cush" in tenth- to eighth-century Hebrew literature -- A word study of the Hebrew root "Cush" in seventh century to exilic literature -- A word study of the Hebrew root "Cush" in post-exilic Hebrew literature -- Conclusions.

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Rodney Steven Sadler, Jr.

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Rodney Steven Sadler, Jr., “Can a Cushite change his skin?: An examination of race, ethnicity, and othering in the Hebrew Bible,” Anti-Racism Digital Library, accessed November 23, 2020, https://sacred.omeka.net/items/show/288.