Middle East Linguistics Products

  • Text Linguistics of Qur'anic Discourse

    An Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Text Linguistics of Qur'anic Discourse is an in-depth investigation of the fabric of Qur'anic Discourse. It unravels the texture of the macro Qur'anic text; its cohesion and coherence systems; the notions of intertextuality, semantic relatedness, and thematic sequentiality; the macro textual…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09
    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Palestinian-Israeli Contact and Linguistic Practices

    1st Edition

    By Nancy Hawker

    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…

    Hardback – 2013-05-28
    Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

  • Arabic Idioms

    A Corpus Based Study, 1st Edition

    By Ashraf Abdou

    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…

    Hardback – 2011-07-21
    Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

  • Islamist Rhetoric

    Language and Culture in Contemporary Egypt, 1st Edition

    By Jacob Hoigilt

    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…

    Hardback – 2010-09-28
    Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

  • Information Structure in Spoken Arabic

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Owens, Alaa Elgibali

    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…

    Hardback – 2009-07-22
    Routledge Arabic Linguistics Series

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