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|Title||A Response to David Wright on Historical Criticism|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1994|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Keywords||Paradigm; Scripture; Scripture Study|
In an article criticizing the historicity of the Book of Mormon, David Wright described critical scholarship and traditionalist modes as contrasting paradigms used to approach the scriptures. This article explores the nature of paradigm debate in general, in that context points out weaknesses in Wright’s critical approach, and discerns crucial flaws in his definition of believing paradigms.
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