The Resource Writing signs : the Fatimid public text, Irene A. Bierman

Writing signs : the Fatimid public text, Irene A. Bierman

Label
Writing signs : the Fatimid public text
Title
Writing signs
Title remainder
the Fatimid public text
Statement of responsibility
Irene A. Bierman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the complex relationship between alphabet and language, as well as the ways the two elements are socially defined by time and place. The author focuses on the Eastern Mediterranean in the 6th-12th centuries, particularly Cairo's Fatimid dynasty of 969-1171
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bierman, Irene A
Dewey number
302.2/244/096209021
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
P211.3.E3
LC item number
B54 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Written communication
  • Arabic language
  • Fatimites
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Arabic language
  • Fatimites
  • Written communication
  • Egypt
  • Philology & Linguistics
  • Languages & Literatures
Label
Writing signs : the Fatimid public text, Irene A. Bierman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-205) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Initial Considerations -- Signing the Community -- The Fatimid Public Text and the Sign of Ismàilism -- The Fatimid Public Text in a Changing Political Climate
Control code
42922758
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 214 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520208025
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42922758
Label
Writing signs : the Fatimid public text, Irene A. Bierman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-205) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Initial Considerations -- Signing the Community -- The Fatimid Public Text and the Sign of Ismàilism -- The Fatimid Public Text in a Changing Political Climate
Control code
42922758
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 214 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520208025
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42922758

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