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Proverbs 1-9: A Study of Inner-Biblical Interpretation (review)

Proverbs 1-9: A Study of Inner-Biblical Interpretation (review) Proverbs 1-9: A Study of Inner-Biblical Interpretation (review) R. N. Whybray Hebrew Studies, Volume 38, 1997, pp. 167-169 (Review) Published by National Association of Professors of Hebrew DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hbr.1997.0034 For additional information about this article https://muse.jhu.edu/article/437053/summary Access provided at 18 Feb 2020 04:38 GMT from JHU Libraries Hebrew Studies 38 (1997) 167 Reviews PROVERBS 1-9: A STUDY OF INNER-BIBLICAL INTER­ PRETA TION. By Scott L. Harris. SBL Dissertation Studies 150. Pp. xii + 193. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1996. Cloth, $49.95. In this book, Harris sets himself the formidable task of refuting the virtually universal consensus that the book of Proverbs belongs to a distinct literary tradition that has no discernible links with the central traditions of the rest of the Old Testament. In the wake of the recent emphasis on the phenomenon of intertextuality in Old Testament studies, he claims to have discovered definite allusions in certain selected passages of Proverbs 1-9 to specific non-wisdom texts, notably the story of Joseph in Genesis and the prophecies of Jeremiah. Harris' study represents the continuation in an extreme form of some recent new insights into the nature of the book of Proverbs. That book, until recently regarded by many scholars as http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Hebrew Studies National Association of Professors of Hebrew

Proverbs 1-9: A Study of Inner-Biblical Interpretation (review)

Hebrew Studies , Volume 38 – Oct 5, 2011

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Proverbs 1-9: A Study of Inner-Biblical Interpretation (review) R. N. Whybray Hebrew Studies, Volume 38, 1997, pp. 167-169 (Review) Published by National Association of Professors of Hebrew DOI: https://doi.org/10.1353/hbr.1997.0034 For additional information about this article https://muse.jhu.edu/article/437053/summary Access provided at 18 Feb 2020 04:38 GMT from JHU Libraries Hebrew Studies 38 (1997) 167 Reviews PROVERBS 1-9: A STUDY OF INNER-BIBLICAL INTER­ PRETA TION. By Scott L. Harris. SBL Dissertation Studies 150. Pp. xii + 193. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1996. Cloth, $49.95. In this book, Harris sets himself the formidable task of refuting the virtually universal consensus that the book of Proverbs belongs to a distinct literary tradition that has no discernible links with the central traditions of the rest of the Old Testament. In the wake of the recent emphasis on the phenomenon of intertextuality in Old Testament studies, he claims to have discovered definite allusions in certain selected passages of Proverbs 1-9 to specific non-wisdom texts, notably the story of Joseph in Genesis and the prophecies of Jeremiah. Harris' study represents the continuation in an extreme form of some recent new insights into the nature of the book of Proverbs. That book, until recently regarded by many scholars as

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