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Title 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.

Imprint Sheffield : Sheffield Academic Press, ©1996.

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Description 1 online resource (324 pages) : illustrations.
Series Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 235
Journal for the study of the Old Testament. Supplement series ; 235.
Note "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"--Page [7].
Bibliography "Bibliography of works by John D.W. Watts": pages 303-305.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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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Subject Watts, John D. W.
Bible. Isaiah -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Minor Prophets -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Watts, John D. W., 1921-
Bible. A.T. Prophètes -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Bible. A.T. Isaïe -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Bible. A.T. Isaïe. XV-XVI -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Bible. A.T. III Habacuc -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Bible. A.T. Zacharie. IX-XIV -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Bible. A.T. Petits prophètes -- Critique, interprétation, etc.
Watts, John D. W.
Bible. Isaiah.
Bible. Minor Prophets.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Added Author Watts, James W. (James Washington), 1960-
Watts, John D. W.
House, Paul R., 1958-
Other Form: Print version: Forming prophetic literature. Sheffield : Sheffield Academic Press, ©1996 1850756414 9781850756415 (DLC) 97101195 (OCoLC)36168416
ISBN 9780567115195 (electronic bk.)
0567115194 (electronic bk.)