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  1. The Oral and the Written in Early Islam

    By Gregor Schoeler, Uwe Vagelpohl, James E. Montgomery

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Literatures

    Made up of a number of seminal articles that are translated for the first time in English, this prestigious book from Gregor Schoeler gives a reasoned, informed and comprehensive overflow of how the written and the spoken interacted, diverged and received cultural articulation among the Muslim...

    Published August 17th 2010 by Routledge

  2. A Thematic Dictionary of Modern Persian

    By Colin Turner

    Now available in paperback, A Thematic Dictionary of Modern Persian is a reference work unique in the history of English-Persian lexicography. It offers a considerably extended guide to modern everyday Persian vocabulary, arranged by theme. With approximately 25,000 Persian headwords in over...

    Published February 21st 2010 by Routledge

  3. Jewish and Muslim Dialects of Moroccan Arabic

    By Jeffrey Heath

    Series: Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

    This is a comprehensive study of the Jewish and Muslim dialect networks of Morocco in its traditional boundaries, covering twenty-two Muslim and some thirty Jewish dialects of Moroccan Arabic....

    Published November 19th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Structure and Function of the Arabic Verb

    By Maher Bahloul

    Series: Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

    Structure and Function of the Arabic Verb is a corpus-based study that unveils the morpho-syntax and the semantics of the Arabic verb. Approaches to verbal grammatical categories - the constituents of verbal systems - often rely on either semantic-pragmatic or syntactic analyses. This research...

    Published July 25th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Crusades

    By Nikolas Jaspert

    This German-to-English translation of a highly successful book is a clear, approachable, student-friendly introduction to the history of the Crusades. With a long chronological span, from the eleventh to the late fifteenth century, and with a wide geographical coverage of the whole of Europe...

    Published July 19th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Modern Persian: A Course-Book

    By Simin Abrahams

    Modern Persian begins with the teaching of the Persian alphabet. It aims to provide the student with the necessary skills for social interaction, as well as a basis for the study of modern literature. The course consists of seventeen units and favours teaching by communicative and...

    Published March 30th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Ben-Gurion Against the Knesset

    By Giora Goldberg

    The power struggle between Ben-Gurion and the Knesset was not primarily concerned with who should hold the reins of power, but with the ideals that should lie behind government. Ben-Gurion did not think that the Knesset had the moral backbone required at a historic turning-point in Israeli history,...

    Published February 18th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Arabic Grammar and Linguistics

    Edited by Yasir Suleiman

    This book explores aspects of the Arabic Grammatical Tradition and Arabic Linguistics from both a theoretical and descriptive perspective. It also touches on issues of relevance to other disciplines, particularly Qur'anic exegesis and jurisprudence. The links between the fields of language and...

    Published April 19th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Aspects of Language Variation in Arabic Political Speech-Making

    By Nathalie Mazraani

    This socio-linguistic study throws new light on variation and the defining of register in Arabic political discourse. The research is based on three dialects (Egyptian, Iraqi and Libyan) and on political speeches delivered by Gamal Abdunnasir, Saddam Hussein and Muammar Al Gadhdhafi....

    Published September 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  10. Arabic Sociolinguistics

    Issues and Perspectives

    By Yasir Suleiman

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 16th 1995 by Routledge