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In the book of Proverbs, the frequent interplay between the admonitions to acquire wisdom and the warnings about the attractions of loose women (or, less often, advice about faithfulness to one woman) suggests that the sages work with the assumption that there is no separating a man's desire for knowledge from his desire for a woman. The male's attraction to a woman is a matter for wonder (Prov. 18, 19). 14 The question, whence comes this double desire, one inextricably linked to the other, brings us close to the doubtless earlier mode CARMICHAEL The Paradise Myth 51 of intellectual probing that underlies the Genesis myth.

From ancient Israel until the present, major facets of human life and fundamental human relationships have been informed by this biblical text as reflected in the history of its interpretation. The programme for biblical studies underlying this collection is, of course, only illustrated by the selected Genesis text. In future it is hoped that this approach will be applied to other biblical texts, such as the exodus narrative or the flood story, with the expectation that by tracing the history—broadly defined to include iconography, literature and exegesis—of the reception of a given text, we will discover MORRIS Images of Eden 33 much of value concerning both the text itself and the strategies and contexts of its interpretation.

A bank (The National Bank of New Zealand) advertising a new savings account with the message 'Tempt Yourself displays on its poster a red apple already bitten into by an enterprise-culture Eve. In connection with the current Aids epidemic, we have witnessed the bringing together of various Genesis themes—the forbidden, the dangerous, punishment, and loss of the Eden of a particular form of 'sexual freedom'—in our characterization and evaluation of this awesome disease. , The Sunday Times, London, 8 February 1987, p.

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