Grammar And Semantics In Medieval Arabic

Grammar And Semantics In Medieval Arabic

by Adrian Gully
     
 

ISBN-10: 0700703020

ISBN-13: 9780700703029

Pub. Date: 01/17/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The study focuses on a famous work by a mediaeval Arab grammarian who was once called the 'second Sibawayhi' (the pioneer of Arabic grammatical studies).  See more details below

Overview

The study focuses on a famous work by a mediaeval Arab grammarian who was once called the 'second Sibawayhi' (the pioneer of Arabic grammatical studies).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700703029
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/17/1995
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Preface
1ML and its place in the medieval Arabic grammatical literature1
2Historical and epistemological considerations, and principles of community agreement in ML27
3Ibn Hisham and his position as a grammarian in ML73
4Polemical categories in Chapter Five of ML96
5Particles: the grammarian's stock-in-trade116
iThe status of the particle in the Western and Arabic linguistic traditions116
iiThe particles in ML138
iiiThe particles and synonymy according to Ibn Hisham in ML193
6Further semantic and structural aspects in Part Two of ML207
Conclusion273
Bibliography279
Index292

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