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The Oxford Handbook of the Prophets
Sharp, Carolyn J., editor

New York: Oxford University Press, 2016 pp. xix + 726. $150.00

Description: Wide-ranging discussion of ancient Near Eastern social and cultic contexts Exploration of focused topics such as the persona of the prophet and the problem of violence in prophetic rhetoric Sophisticated historical and literary analysis of key prophetic texts Feminist, materialist, and postcolonial readings engaging the insights of influential contemporary theorists

Subjects: Bible, Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Prophetic Literature, Literature

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Review by Phillip G. Camp
Published 8/30/2018
Citation: Phillip G. Camp, review of Carolyn J. Sharp, ed., The Oxford Handbook of the Prophets, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2018).

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