A study of the key elements of Hebrew poetry, the argument of the book of Job, key Psalms as they relate to their literary genre, the book of Proverbs as it relates to skillful living, the message of Ecclesiastes, an interpretation of the Song of Solomon, and the book of Lamentations.
- Handbook on the Wisdom Books and Psalms, by Daniel J. Estes, Baker.
- Old Testament Wisdom Literature: A Theological Introduction, by Craig Bartholomew and Ryan O’Dowd, IVP.
- A Biblical Theology of the Old Testament, ed. Roy Zuck, Moody.
- An Introduction to the OT Poetic Books, rev. ed., by C. Hassell Bullock, Moody.
- Interpreting Old Testament Wisdom Literature, ed. David Firth and Lindsay Wilson, IVP.
- The Fear of the Lord is Wisdom: A Theological Introduction to Wisdom in Israel, by Tremper Longman III. Baker.