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A Computer Analysis of the Isaiah Authorship Problem

TitleA Computer Analysis of the Isaiah Authorship Problem
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1974
AuthorsAdams, L. LaMar, and Alvin C. Rencher
JournalBYU Studies Quarterly
Volume15
Issue1
Pagination95–102
KeywordsDeutero-Isaiah; Isaiah (Book); Isaiah (Prophet); Isaian Authorship; Linguistic Analysis; Stylometry
Abstract

This article relates the results of a stylistic analysis of the writing of the book of Isaiah to determine whether it has one author or many. The authors conclude that their findings "bear witness that the book of Isaiah has a literary unity characteristic of a single author."

URLhttps://byustudies.byu.edu/article/a-computer-analysis-of-the-isaiah-authorship-problem/