Janus parallelism in Job and its literary significance

Noegel, Scott B.
June 1996
Journal of Biblical Literature;Summer96, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p313
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
The article presents a critique of the literary device called a Janus parallelism in the Old Testament book of Job. Topics addressed include discussion of Janus parallelism as a function beyond mere rhetorical and literary embellishment, the presence of this literary device within the arguments of the book, and the importance of word meanings and interpretations.


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