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  1. Islamist Rhetoric

    Language and Culture in Contemporary Egypt

    By Jacob Hoigilt

    Series: Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

    Islamism in Egypt is more diversified in terms of its sociology and ideology than is usually assumed. Through linguistic analysis of Islamist rhetoric, this book sheds light upon attitudes towards other Muslims, religious authority and secular society. Examining the rhetoric of three central...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Palestinian-Israeli Contact and Linguistic Practices

    By Nancy Hawker

    Series: Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

    Offering insight into linguistic practices resulting from different kinds of Palestinian-Israeli contact, this book examines a specific conceptualisation of the link between the political and economic contexts and human practices, or between structure and agency, termed "articulation". The...

    Published May 27th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Information Structure in Spoken Arabic

    Edited by Jonathan Owens, Alaa Elgibali

    Series: Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

    This book explores speakers’ intentions, and the structural and pragmatic resources they employ, in spoken Arabic – which is different in many essential respects from literary Arabic. Based on new empirical findings from across the Arabic world this book elucidates the many ways in which context...

    Published February 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Egyptian Language (Routledge Revivals)

    Easy Lessons in Egyptian Hieroglyphics

    By E.A. Wallis Budge

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Sir E. A. Wallis Budge (1857-1934) was Keeper of the British Museum’s department of oriental antiquities from 1894 until his retirement in 1924. Carrying out many missions to Egypt in search of ancient objects, Budge was hugely successful in collecting papyri, statues and other artefacts for the...

    Published November 6th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Arabic Idioms

    A Corpus Based Study

    By Ashraf Abdou

    Series: Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

    Idioms represent a fascinating linguistic phenomenon that has captured the attention of many linguists for decades. This corpus-based study of idioms in Modern Standard Arabic sheds light on their intricate nature, establishes the major patterns of their linguistic behaviour, and provides...

    Published July 20th 2011 by Routledge

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