René Girard and Mormon Scripture: A Response
Rene Girard, Mormon Scripture, Mormon studies, LDS Faith, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Spencer responds to Mack C. Stirling's article, "Violence in the Scriptures: Mormonism and the Cultural Theory of Rene Girard,"43, no. 1 (Spring 2010): 59-105. He counter-interpretation of what he take to be the thrust of Girard's own work on scripture and the implications of that thrust for Girardian interpretation of specifically Mormon scripture.
Original Publication Citation
“René Girard and Mormon Scripture: A Response.” Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 43.3 (Fall 2010): 6–20
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Spencer, Joseph M., "René Girard and Mormon Scripture: A Response" (2010). Faculty Publications. 3279.