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The Resource Arabic dialectology : in honour of Clive Holes on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, edited by Enam Al-Wer and Rudolf de Jong

Arabic dialectology : in honour of Clive Holes on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, edited by Enam Al-Wer and Rudolf de Jong

Label
Arabic dialectology : in honour of Clive Holes on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday
Title
Arabic dialectology
Title remainder
in honour of Clive Holes on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday
Statement of responsibility
edited by Enam Al-Wer and Rudolf de Jong
Contributor
Editor
Honouree
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This book offers a fresh look at Arabic data in a collection of thought-provoking, new articles written by some of the best known scholars in the field. The contributors discuss topics in historical, social and spatial dialectology focusing on Arabic data investigated within modern analytical frameworks
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
492.7/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English, with one article in French
LC call number
PJ6709
LC item number
.A76 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Al-Wer, Enam
  • Jong, Rudolf Erik de
  • Holes, Clive
Series statement
Studies in Semitic languages and linguistics,
Series volume
volume 53
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabic language
  • Sociolinguistics
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • Arabic language
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Arab countries
  • Mundart
  • Arabisch
Label
Arabic dialectology : in honour of Clive Holes on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, edited by Enam Al-Wer and Rudolf de Jong
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of Clive Holes": pages xiii-xvii
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Topics in historical linguistics. Indeterminacy and the comparative method : Arabic as a model for understanding the history of Aramaic / Jonathan Owens -- From qultu to gulut : diachronic notes on linguistic adaptation in Muslim Baghdad Arabic / Heikki Palva -- The g/ǧ-question in Egyptian Arabic revisited / Manfred Woidich and Liesbeth Zack -- Descriptive dialectology. Words and things / Peter Behnstedt -- The Arabic dialect of a Šawāwī community of Northern Oman / Domenyk Eades -- The dialect of the Euphrates bedouin, a fringe Mesopotamian dialect / Bruce Ingham -- Quelques données sociolinguistiques sur l'arabe parlé à damas à la fin des années mille neuf cent soixante-dix / Jérôme Lentin -- Contact phenomena. Contact, isolation, and complexity in Arabic / Peter Trudgill -- Loan verbs in Arabic and the DO-construction / Kees Versteegh -- Social dialectology. When Najd meets Hijaz : dialect contact in Jeddah / Aziza Al-Essa -- "Big bright lights" versus "green and pleasant land"? : the unhelpful dichotomy of 'urban' versus 'rural' in dialectology / David Britain -- The variable (h) in Damascus : analysis of a stable variable / Hanadi Ismail -- Code mixing. The variety of housewives and cockroaches : examining code-choice in advertisements in Egypt / Reem Bassiouney
Control code
642818400
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047425595
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004172128.i-298
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
240062
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)642818400
Label
Arabic dialectology : in honour of Clive Holes on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, edited by Enam Al-Wer and Rudolf de Jong
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "Bibliography of Clive Holes": pages xiii-xvii
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Topics in historical linguistics. Indeterminacy and the comparative method : Arabic as a model for understanding the history of Aramaic / Jonathan Owens -- From qultu to gulut : diachronic notes on linguistic adaptation in Muslim Baghdad Arabic / Heikki Palva -- The g/ǧ-question in Egyptian Arabic revisited / Manfred Woidich and Liesbeth Zack -- Descriptive dialectology. Words and things / Peter Behnstedt -- The Arabic dialect of a Šawāwī community of Northern Oman / Domenyk Eades -- The dialect of the Euphrates bedouin, a fringe Mesopotamian dialect / Bruce Ingham -- Quelques données sociolinguistiques sur l'arabe parlé à damas à la fin des années mille neuf cent soixante-dix / Jérôme Lentin -- Contact phenomena. Contact, isolation, and complexity in Arabic / Peter Trudgill -- Loan verbs in Arabic and the DO-construction / Kees Versteegh -- Social dialectology. When Najd meets Hijaz : dialect contact in Jeddah / Aziza Al-Essa -- "Big bright lights" versus "green and pleasant land"? : the unhelpful dichotomy of 'urban' versus 'rural' in dialectology / David Britain -- The variable (h) in Damascus : analysis of a stable variable / Hanadi Ismail -- Code mixing. The variety of housewives and cockroaches : examining code-choice in advertisements in Egypt / Reem Bassiouney
Control code
642818400
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 298 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047425595
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004172128.i-298
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
240062
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)642818400

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