The Karaite Tradition of Hebrew Grammatical Thought in its Classical Form (2 vols.)

A Critical Edition and English Translation of al-Kitāb al-Kāfī fī al-Luġa al-ʿIbrāniyya by ʾAbū al-Faraj Hārūn ibn al-Faraj

Geoffrey Khan, María Ángeles Gallego and Judith Olszowy-Schlanger

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€584,00
$719.00
ISBN13: 
9789004132726
Publication Date: 
May 2003
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Hardback
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vol.1: xcii, 524 pp.; vol.2: viii, 576 pp.
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0081-8461
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37

Edited by Manuel Sartori, , Manuela E.B. Giolfo, , and Philippe Cassuto, Aix-Marseille University/IREMAM.

In this volume, leading researchers in their fields present their reflections on Arabic, and more broadly Semitic languages, as well as their insights on those language systems and representations.
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88
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311503
Expected: 
September 2016
€181,00
$217.00

by Richard J. Davey

In Coastal Dhofari Arabic: A Sketch Grammar, Richard Davey provides a detailed account of the Phonology, Morphology and Syntax of a hitherto neglected Arabic dialect found in southern Oman. It is a timely account of a dialect that is endangered due to development, modernisation, and the resulting...
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Volume: 
87
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004316706
Expected: 
May 2016
€104,00
$135.00

Geoffrey Khan, University of Cambridge

This work is a documentation of the Neo-Aramaic dialect spoken by Assyrian Christians in the region of Urmi (northwestern-Iran). It consists of four volumes: Volume 1 and 2—grammar, Volume 3—study of the lexicon and full dictionary, Volume 4—transcriptions of oral texts.
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Volume: 
86
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313897
Expected: 
June 2016
€549,00
$658.00

Michal Marmorstein, Ben-Gurion University

In Tense and Text in Classical Arabic, Michal Marmorstein presents a discourse-oriented analysis of the indicative tense system in Classical Arabic. The study demonstrates the effect of the extended syntactic and textual context on the function of the verbal forms.
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Volume: 
85
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307476
E-ISBN: 
9789004310483
Publication date: 
March 2016
€89,00
$115.00

Edited by Edit Doron, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Language Contact and the Development of Modern Hebrew, edited by Edit Doron, presents twenty four different innovative syntactic constructions of Modern Hebrew, attributing them to syntactic change due to the impact of contact languages on previous stages of Hebrew....
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Volume: 
84
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004302006
E-ISBN: 
9789004310896
Publication date: 
November 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Edited by Amal E. Marogy, University of Cambridge and Kees Versteegh, University of Nijmegen

The Foundations of Arabic Linguistics II contains eleven studies of grammatical theories in Sibawayhi's Kitāb (end 8th century C.E.) and their reception in the later grammatical literature.
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83
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004302297
E-ISBN: 
9789004302662
Publication date: 
September 2015
€104,00
$135.00

Aaron Michael Butts, Catholic University of America

This volume contains twenty case studies analysing various aspects of language contact involving ancient and modern Semitic languages.
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Volume: 
82
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300149
E-ISBN: 
9789004300156
Publication date: 
September 2015
€150,00
$194.00

Lidia Napiorkowska, University of Cambridge

A study of a Neo-Aramaic variety by Lidia Napiorkowska in this volume is a contribution to the documentation of spoken Aramaic, covering the phonological, morphological and syntactic notions of the dialect.
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Volume: 
81
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290327
E-ISBN: 
9789004290334
Publication date: 
March 2015
€181,00
$234.00

Ahmad Al-Jallad, Leiden University

This volume contains a detailed grammatical description of the Safaitic Inscriptions, covering topics in script and orthography, phonology, morphology, and syntax. The volume also contains an appendix of over 500 inscriptions and an annotated dictionary.
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Volume: 
80
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289291
E-ISBN: 
9789004289826
Publication date: 
March 2015
€162,00
$210.00

Stefan Bruweleit

In this book, Stefan Bruweleit describes the categories of aspect, tense and action at a metagrammatical level and investigates the verb system of the dialect of Beirut.
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Volume: 
79
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004287532
E-ISBN: 
9789004287549
Publication date: 
January 2015
€115,00
$149.00

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