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Forming prophetic literature [electronic resource] : essays on Isaiah and the Twelve in honor of John D.W. Watts / edited by James W. Watts and Paul R. House.

Contributor(s): Watts, James W. (James Washington), 1960- | Watts, John D. W | House, Paul R, 1958-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 235.Publisher: Sheffield : Sheffield Academic Press, c1996Description: 1 online resource (324 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780567115195 (electronic bk.); 0567115194 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Watts, John D. W | Bible. Isaiah -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Bible. Minor Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Isaiah | Watts, John D.W | Watts, John D. W., 1921- | Bible. A.T. Proph�etes -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. A.T. Isa�ie -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. A.T. Isa�ie. XV-XVI -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. A.T. III Habacuc -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. A.T. Zacharie. IX-XIV -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. A.T. Petits proph�etes -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | RELIGION -- Biblical Studies -- Prophets | Kleine profeten (bijbelboeken) | Jesaja (bijbelboek)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Forming prophetic literature.DDC classification: 224/.06 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; List of Contributors; The Formation of a Scholar; ISAIAH: METHOD AND INTERPRETATION; THE TWELVE: METHODS; THE TWELVE: INTERPRETATIONS; Bibliography of Works; Index of References; Index of Authors.
Summary: These essays are written in honour of John D.W. Watts, formerly Professor of Old Testament at Southern Baptist Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky and Old Testament editor of the Word Biblical Commentary, well known for his contributions, especially to scholarship on the prophetic books. Accordingly, the essays here address the literary, redactional and canonical questions posed by the Hebrew Bible's prophetic literature. The prophetic books have defied easy classification according to genre or facile explanation of their historical development. With a special focus on the books of Isaiah and of th.
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"Many of the articles in this book were originally presented in 1994 and 1995 to the Society of Biblical Literature's Consultation on the Formation of the Book of the Twelve"--P. [7].

"Bibliography of works by John D.W. Watts": p. [303]-305.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; List of Contributors; The Formation of a Scholar; ISAIAH: METHOD AND INTERPRETATION; THE TWELVE: METHODS; THE TWELVE: INTERPRETATIONS; Bibliography of Works; Index of References; Index of Authors.

These essays are written in honour of John D.W. Watts, formerly Professor of Old Testament at Southern Baptist Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky and Old Testament editor of the Word Biblical Commentary, well known for his contributions, especially to scholarship on the prophetic books. Accordingly, the essays here address the literary, redactional and canonical questions posed by the Hebrew Bible's prophetic literature. The prophetic books have defied easy classification according to genre or facile explanation of their historical development. With a special focus on the books of Isaiah and of th.

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