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“ … every person there read the Bible … “: Scripturalization as Matrix of White Men's Magic

Vincent L. Wimbush

in White Men's Magic

Published in print June 2012 | ISBN: 9780199873579
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199949595 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199873579.003.0004
“ … every person there read the Bible … “: Scripturalization as Matrix of White Men's Magic

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Chapter 3 identifies Equiano’s identification of white men’s magic as scripturalization, an ideological formation that includes but goes beyond the Bible as scripture.

Keywords: Europeans; Protestant England; Catholic Spain; semiosphere; scripturalization; Bible-reading society; Columbus; Anthony Grafton; Grego Reisch

Chapter.  12706 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Religious Studies

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