A Stylometric Study of the New Testament by Anthony KennyA Stylometric Study of the New Testament by Anthony Kenny

A Stylometric Study of the New Testament

byAnthony Kenny

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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With the aid of computers, it is becoming possible to clarify some longstanding disputes over Biblical authorship. Using statistical analysis of linguistic usage, Kenny reexamines the authorship of Revelation, the relationship between Luke and the Acts, and the complex problem of the Pauline
corpus. He also comments on the general merits of the stylometric approach to textual analysis.
Sir Anthony Kenny is Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University and was formerly Master of Balliol College and Warden of Rhodes House. He has been a member of the philosophy faculty at Oxford since the 1960s and has been a visiting professor at many US universities. He is a former President of the British Academy and chair of the Briti...
Title:A Stylometric Study of the New TestamentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:136 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.63 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198261780

ISBN - 13:9780198261780


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