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### 'They will attach themselves to the House of Jacob': A redactional study of the oracles concerning the nations in the Book of Isaiah 13-23

Abstract:

The present study argues that a series of programmatic additions were made to the oracles concerning the nations in Isa 13-23 during the late-exilic period by the same circle of writers who were responsible for Isa 40-55. These additions were made to create continuity between the ancient oracles against the nations from the Isaiah tradition and the future fate of the same nations as the late-exilic redactor(s) foresaw.

The additions portray a two-sided vision concerning the nati...

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Division:
HUMS
Department:
Oriental Studies Faculty
Role:
Author

#### Contributors

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Supervisor
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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Deposit date:
2016-06-23