The majority scholarly opinion has been that these acrostics are deficient poetically and artistically due to the writers'/editors' preoccupation with the alphabetic pattern. In contrast to this view, the working hypothesis of this dissertation is that the alphabetic acrostic pattern contributes to, rather than detracts from, the poetic artistry of these psalms.between these two acrostic poems that are already recognized as structurally similar due to their identical line structures ... David N. Freedman, Psalm 1 19: The Exaltation ofTorah (with Jeffrey C. Gcoghcgan and Andrew Welch; Winona Lake:anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Word Fitly Spoken: Poetic Artistry in the First Four Acrostics of the Hebrew Psalter|
|Author||:||Leslie D. Maloney|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2005|