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Confusing redaction and corruption: A house going to hell

James Alfred Loader
Verbum et Ecclesia | Vol 34, No 2 | a797 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ve.v34i2.797 | © 2013 James Alfred Loader | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 20 September 2012 | Published: 04 September 2013

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There are two dimensions to the argument offered in this article, both of them pertaining to methodological issues. The first is that of distinguishing textual criticism from redactional criticism, especially with recourse to the critical apparatus of the Stuttgart Hebrew Bibles. Secondly, the danger of over-emphasising the sound distinction between so-called


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