"Many are Saying" : the function of direct discourse in the Hebrew Psalter / Rolf A. Jacobson.Material type: TextLanguage: English Series: Journal for the study of the Old Testament, Supplement series ; 397Publisher: London [u.a.] : T & T Clark International, 2004Description: IX, 165 S. ; 23 cmContent type: Text Media type: ohne Hilfsmittel zu benutzen Carrier type: BandISBN: 0567081931Subject(s): Bible Psalms -- Criticism, interpretation, etc | Bible Psalms -- Language, style | Direkte Rede | Direct discourse in the Bible | Hebrew language -- Discourse analysis | Bible // O.T. // Psalms Criticism, Textual | Direct discourse in the Bible | Quotation in the Bible | 12.22 PsalmenDDC classification: 223/.2066 LOC classification: BS1430.52Other classification: 12.22 Online resources: Autorenbiografie | Verlagsangaben
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Zugl.: Princeton, Univ., Diss.
Chapter 1 Theoretical considerations; Chapter 2 'They whet their tongues like swords': The function of enemy quotations; Chapter 3 'As for me, I said': The function of self quotations; Chapter 4 'The Lord has sworn': The function of God quotations; Chapter 5 'Let Israel say': The function of the community quotations; Conclusion
In recent years, Old Testament scholars have come to see that the aesthetic and rhetorical richness of Hebrew poetry goes far beyond simple synonymous, antithetic, and synthetic parallelism. One aspect that has yet to receive sustained treatment is the poetic device known as direct discourse or quotation-the direct citation of a person's speech. Rolf A. Jacobson remedies this lack and makes a significant contribution to Old Testament studies by offering a sustained investigation into the function of direct discourse in the Hebrew Psalter. This leads to a greater understanding both of direct di