• Divine metaphors in a selection of biblical Hebrew psalms of lamentation 

      Basson, Alec (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A survey of the research on the Biblical Hebrew psalms of lamentation reveals a lack of attention paid to the divine images found in these poems. Previous studies, for the most part, focused on literary ...
    • A few metaphorical source domains for emotions in the Old Testament 

      Basson, Alec (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Theology, 2009)
      Emotions are an essential part of human existence and the communication (verbal as well as non-verbal) thereof is fundamental to everyday interaction. Furthermore, the way in which emotions are expressed and interpreted ...
    • Metaphorical explorations of the heart in the Old Testament : a few remarks 

      Basson, Alec (Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Theology, 2007)
      Ancient Israelite anthropology considered the heart to be the seat of emotions, personality, rationality and volition. Multiple allusions to the heart in the Old Testament support such a notion. This paper investigates ...
    • Die voorstelling van Jahwe as kryger in 'n seleksie Bybels-Hebreeuse psalms 

      Basson, Alec (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigates the image of Yahweh as warrior in a selection of Biblical-Hebrew psalms against the background of similar images in the broader Ancient Near East. In the psalms this image is ...