Middle East Studies: Middle East Language

  • Arabic Media Dictionary book cover

    Arabic Media Dictionary

    By Mustapha Lahlali

    The Arabic Media Dictionary is designed to equip students with translations of terms from Arabic into English. Covering Arabic language mass media, this dictionary enables easy reference of media terminologies and phrases, and the acquisition of a wide range of terms related to different media…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Arabic in Israel: Language, Identity and Conflict book cover

    Arabic in Israel

    Language, Identity and Conflict

    By Muhammad Amara

    In Arabic in Israel, Muhammad Amara analyses the status of Arabic following the creation of the State of Israel and documents its impact on the individual and collective identity of Israel’s Palestinian Arab citizens. The interplay of language and identity in conflict situations is also examined.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Identity

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Persian: Core vocabulary for learners book cover

    A Frequency Dictionary of Persian

    Core vocabulary for learners

    By Corey Miller, Karineh Aghajanian-Stewart

    A Frequency Dictionary of Persian is an invaluable tool for all learners of Persian, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on a 150 million word corpus of written and spoken Persian texts from the Iranian world, the Dictionary provides the user with a…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • A Persian Sufi Poem: Vocabulary and Terminology: Concordance, frequency word-list, statistical survey, Arabic loan-words and Sufi-religious terminology in ?ari¯q-ut-ta?qi¯q (A.H. 744) book cover

    A Persian Sufi Poem

    Vocabulary and Terminology: Concordance, frequency word-list, statistical survey, Arabic loan-words and Sufi-religious terminology in ?ari¯q-ut-ta?qi¯q (A.H. 744)

    By Bo Utas

    This book, first published in 1978, treats methods of describing the total and special vocabularies of a given text and demonstrates a procedure of description of the vocabulary of the Sufi Mathnavi poem Ṭarīq-ut-taḥqīq, composed in the middle of the fourteenth century. The book gives a complete…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • 'Omar Khayya´m: The Persian Text with Paraphrase, and the First and Fourth Editions of Fitzgerald's Translation book cover

    'Omar Khayya´m

    The Persian Text with Paraphrase, and the First and Fourth Editions of Fitzgerald's Translation

    By E.H. Rodwell

    This book, first published in 1931, shows in a simple, sound and lucid manner how the genius of two poets (Omar Khayyam and FitzGerald) brought together by the genius of an Orientalist (Professor Cowell) culminated in a very strange, very beautiful and profound English poem. This book is concerned…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • A History of Persian Navigation book cover

    A History of Persian Navigation

    By Hadi Hasan

    This book, first published in 1928, is based on Chinese, Persian and Arabic sources, and provides the first scholarly account of the history of Persian maritime exploration.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • Baghdad During the Abbasid Caliphate: From Contemporary Arabic and Persian Sources book cover

    Baghdad During the Abbasid Caliphate

    From Contemporary Arabic and Persian Sources

    By G. Le Strange

    The history of Baghdad as a metropolis coincides with the history of the rise and fall of the Abbasid Caliphs. In this volume, first published in 1900 and written by a recognized authority in the field, the history of the city and of the Abbasid dynasty are closely interwoven so that, from a…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • The Persian Sufis book cover

    The Persian Sufis

    By Cyprian Rice

    The author was first introduced to Persian studies when, as a ‘Student Interpreter’ in the Levant Consular Service, he studied Arabic, Persian and Turkish. He realized the value of Persian thought in any attempt to draw East and West together. This book, first published in 1964, is the product of…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Persia

  • Selections from Subh al-A'sha by al-Qalqashandi, Clerk of the Mamluk Court: Egypt: “Seats of Government” and “Regulations of the Kingdom”, From Early Islam to the Mamluks book cover

    Selections from Subh al-A'sha by al-Qalqashandi, Clerk of the Mamluk Court

    Egypt: “Seats of Government” and “Regulations of the Kingdom”, From Early Islam to the Mamluks

    Edited by Tarek Galal Abdelhamid, Heba El-Toudy

    Ṣubḥ al-A‘shā by al-Qalqashandī is a manual for chancery clerks completed in 1412 and a vital source of information on Fatimid and Mamluk Egypt which, for the first time, has been translated into English. The text provides valuable insight into the Mamluk and earlier Muslim eras. The selections…

    Hardback – 2017-04-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Medieval Translations

  • Arab Periodicals and Serials: A Subject Bibliography book cover

    Arab Periodicals and Serials

    A Subject Bibliography

    By Mohammad M. Aman

    This bibliography, first published in 1979, is a guide to serials and periodicals in Arabic, English, French and other European languages published in the Arab countries or in the Western hemisphere. Arab serials and periodicals are considered primary sources of information on subject matters…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Language & Literature of the Middle East

  • Ibn al-Haytham's On the Configuration of the World book cover

    Ibn al-Haytham's On the Configuration of the World

    Edited by Y. Tzvi Langermann

    The chief argument of this book, first published in 1990, is that Ibn al-Haytham's On the Configuration of the World is a non-technical expose of basic astronomical teachings: it was written in particular for those whose main interests were in the areas of philosophy and natural science and who,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Language & Literature of the Middle East

  • Arabic Military Dictionary: English-Arabic, Arabic-English book cover

    Arabic Military Dictionary

    English-Arabic, Arabic-English

    Edited by Ernest Kay

    With some 7000 entries in each language, this dictionary, first published in 1986, gives clear and comprehensive coverage of all vocabulary areas connected with defence, for military personnel and for anyone who is directly or indirectly involved in military technology. Areas covered extend…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Language & Literature of the Middle East

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