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Israel Oriental Studies, Volume 20

Semitic Linguistics: The State of the Art at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century

Edited by Shlomo Izre'el

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Israel Oriental Studies

Israel Oriental Studies, Volume 20

Semitic Linguistics: The State of the Art at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century

Edited by Shlomo Izre'el

Concentrating on the states of the issues being discussed and researched in the field of Semitic linguistics, this new collection of articles combines the input of top scholars in their areas of expertise with topics under discussion and current research. IOS 20 is a vital addition for research libraries, linguists, biblical and ancient Near Eastern scholars.

 

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Concentrating on the states of the issues being discussed and researched in the field of Semitic linguistics, this new collection of articles combines the input of top scholars in their areas of expertise with topics under discussion and current research. IOS 20 is a vital addition for research libraries, linguists, biblical and ancient Near Eastern scholars.

Israel Oriental Studies has ceased publication with volume 20.

Methodologies

Introduction, with Some Notes on the Russian School of Semitic Linguistics

Semitic Linguistics and the General Study of Language Gideon Goldenberg

The Chomskian School and Semitic Linguistics Joseph L. Malone

The Study of Partially Documented Languages Jo Ann Hackett

Overviews

Introduction, with Some Notes on the Study of Tense and Aspect Systems

The Study of Writing in the Twentieth Century: Semitic Studies Interacting with Non-Semitic Peter T. Daniels

Comparative Semitic Linguistics John Huehnergard

The Study of Semitic Syntax Geoffrey Khan

Semitic Lexicography: European Dictionaries of Biblical Hebrew in the Twentieth Century M. O’Connor

A Selected List of Dictionaries of Semitic Languages Baruch Podolsky

Beyond the Semitic Sphere

Introduction

The Egyptian Connection: Egyptian and the Semitic Languages Helmut Satzinger

The Hamitic Connection: Semitic and Semitohamitic Rainer Voigt

Languages in Contact

Introduction

Languages in Contact: The Ancient Near East Stephen A. Kaufman

Languages in Contact: The Contemporary Semitic World Olga Kapeliuk

New Finds and Dialectology in the Modern Semitic World

Introduction

Arabic Dialectology: The State of the Art Otto Jastrow

Neo-Aramaic Dialectology: The State of the Art Otto Jastrow

Les langues sudarabiques modernes a l’aube de l’an 2000: Evaluation des connaissances Marie-Claude Simeone-Senelle

New Finds in the 20th Century: The South Semitic Languages David L. Appleyard

Broadening Our Horizons

Introduction, with a Slip towards Psycho- and Neuro-Linguistics and with Some Comments on the Potential Use of Computers in Linguistic Studies

Some Developments in the Study of Language and Some Implications for Interpreting Ancient Texts and Cultures Edward Greenstein

Working with a Little More Data. New Finds in the Twentieth Century: The Semitic Languages of the Ancient World Bruce Zuckerman

Reviews

Hetzron, Robert (ed.). The Semitic Languages Shlomo Izre’el

Lipinski, Edward. Semitic Languages: Outline of a Comparative Grammar David Testen

Bennet, Patrick R. Comparative Semitic Linguistics: A Manual Shlomo Izre’el

Takacs, Gabor. Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian. Volume One: A Phonological Introduction A. Dolgopolsky

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