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Auld, A. G. 1983. ‘Prophets through the Looking Glass: Between Writings and Moses’. JSOT 27: 3–23.

Barton, J. 1986. Oracles of God: Perceptions of Ancient Prophecy in Israel after the Exile. London: Darton, Longman & Todd.

——— 1990. ‘Prophets and Prophecy’. In R. J. Coggins and J. L. Houlden, eds., A Dictionary of Biblical Interpretation, London: SCM Press, 556–9.

Ben Zvi, E., and Floyd, M. H. 2000. Writings and Speech in Israelite and Ancient Near Eastern Prophecy. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature.

Blenkinsopp, J. 1977. Prophecy and Canon. Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press.

——— 1996. A History of Prophecy in Israel, revised and enlarged. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster/John Knox Press.

—— 2000. ‘Prophecy and the Prophetic Books’. In A. D. H. Mayes, ed., Text in Context, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 323–47.

Brenner, A., ed. 1995. A Feminist Companion to the Latter Prophets. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

Carr, D. 1993. ‘Reaching for Unity in Isaiah’. JSOT 57: 61–80.

Carroll, R. P. 1979. When Prophecy Failed: Reactions and Responses to Failure in the Old Testament Prophetic Tradition. London: SCM Press.

——— 1981. From Chaos to Covenant: Uses of Prophecy in the Book of Jeremiah. London: SCM Press.

——— 1983. ‘Poets, not Prophets’. JSOT 27: 25–31.

——— 1989. ‘Prophecy and Society’. In R. E. Clements, ed., The World of Ancient Israel, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 203–25.

Clements, R. E. 1996a. ‘A Light to the Nations: A Central Theme of the Book of Isaiah’. In Watts and House, (1996), 57–69.

——— 1996b. Old Testament Prophecy: From Oracles to Canon. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster/John Knox Press.

Collins, T. 1993. The Mantle of Elijah: The Redaction Criticism of the Prophetical Books. Sheffield: JSOT Press.

Conrad, E. W. 1991. Reading Isaiah. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

——— 1999. Zechariah. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

Davies, E. W. 1981. Prophecy and Ethics: Isaiah and the Ethical Traditions of Israel. JSOTS.S 16. Sheffield: JSOT Press.

Davies, P. R., ed. 1996. The Prophets: A Sheffield Reader. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

Davis, E. F. 1989. Swallowing the Scroll: Textuality and the Dynamics of Discourse in Ezekiel's Prophecy. JSOTS.S 78. Sheffield: Almond Press.

Dempsey, C. J. 2000. The Prophets: A Liberation-Critical Reading. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Gese, H. 1957. Der Verfassungsentwurf des Ezechiel (Kap. 40–48) traditionsgeschichtlich untersucht. Tübingen: J. C. B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck).

Gordon, R. P. 1993. ‘From Mari to Moses: Prophecy at Mari and in Ancient Israel’. In H. A. McKay and D.J.A. Clines, eds., Of Prophets' Visions and the Wisdom of Sages: Essays in Honour of R. Norman Whybray on his Seventieth Birthday, JSOTS.S 162, Sheffield: JSOT Press, 63–79.

——— ed. 1995. The Place Is Too Small For Us. Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns.

Haran, M. 1977. ‘From Early to Classical Prophecy: Continuity and Change’. VT 27: 385–97.

House, P. R. 1990. The Unity of the Twelve. JSOTS.S 97. Sheffield: Almond Press.

Keefe, A. A. 2001. Woman's Body and the Social Body in Hosea. JSOTS.S 338. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

Landy, F. 1995. Hosea. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

McKane, W. 1979. ‘Prophecy and the Prophetic Literature’. In G. W. Anderson, ed., Tradition and Interpretation, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 163–88.

Malamat, A. 1987. ‘A Forerunner of Biblical Prophecy: The Mari Documents’. In P. D. Miller, P. D. Hanson, and S. D. McBride, eds., Ancient Israelite Religion: Essays in Honour of Frank Moore Cross, Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 33–52.

Mays, J. L., and Achtemeier, P. J., eds. 1987. Interpreting the Prophets. Philadelphia: Fortress Press.

Mein, A. 2001. Ezekiel and the Ethics of Exile. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Nicholson, E. W. 1970. Preaching to the Exiles: A Study of the Prose Tradition in the Book of Jeremiah. Oxford: Basil Blackwell.

Nissinen, M., ed. 2000. Prophecy in its Ancient Near Eastern Context. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature.

Nogalski, J., and Sweeney, M. A., eds. 2000. Reading and Hearing the Book of the Twelve. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature.

Odell, M. S., and Strong, J. T., eds. 2000. The Book of Ezekiel: Theological and Anthropological Perspectives. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature.

Petersen, D. L. 1981. The Roles of Israel's Prophets. JSOTS.S 17. Sheffield: JSOT Press.

Raabe, P. R. 1995. ‘Why Prophetic Oracles Against the Nations?’. In A. B. Beck, A. H. Bartelt, P. R. Raabe, and C. A. Franke, eds., Fortunate the Eyes that See: Essays in Honour of David Noel Freedman in Celebration of his Seventieth Birthday, Grand Rapids, Mich., and Cambridge: Eerdmans, 236–57.

Ringgren, H. 1982. ‘Prophecy in the Ancient Near East’. In R. Coggins, A. Phillips, and M. Knibb, eds., Israel's Prophetic Tradition: Essays in Honour of Peter Ackroyd, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1–11.

Soderlund, S. 1985. The Greek Text of Jeremiah: A Revised Hypothesis. JSOTS.S 47. Sheffield: JSOT Press.

Stulman, L. 1986. The Prose Sermons of the Book of Jeremiah: A Redescription of the Correspondences with the Deuteronomistic Literature in the Light of Recent Text-Critical Research. Atlanta: Scholars Press.

Tov, E. 1997. ‘Some Aspects of the Textual and Literary History of the Book of Jeremiah’. In P.-M. Bogaert, ed., Le Livre de Jérémie, 2nd edn., Leuven: Leuven University Press, 145–67.

Watts, J. W., and House, P. R., eds. 1996. Forming Prophetic Literature: Essays on Isaiah and the Twelve in Honor of John D. W. Watts. JSOTS.S 235. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

Westermann, C. 1967. Basic Forms of Prophetic Speech. London: Lutterworth Press.

——— 1991. Prophetic Oracles of Salvation in the Old Testament. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark.

Williamson, H. G. M. 1994. The Book Called Isaiah. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Wilson, R. R. 1980. Prophecy and Society in Ancient Israel. Philadelphia: Fortress Press.

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