Fucus: A Semitic/Afrasian Gathering in Remembrance of Albert Ehrman (Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 58)

Fucus: A Semitic/Afrasian Gathering in Remembrance of Albert Ehrman (Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 58)

By: Yoel L. Arbeitman (editor)Hardback

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This is a memorial volume for Albert Ehrman. The contributions of this Gedenkschrift testify to his scholarly excellence in the field of Judaic-Semitic lexicography and etymology, and do full justice to the richness and thought inspiring qualities of his publications. Besides the papers in honour of Ehrman the volume contains four reprints of the Aramaic 'Fucus, Red Lichen', and a full bibliography of the works of Albert Ehrman.


1. Preface; 2. Dedication; 3. Table of Contents; 4. List of Publications of Dr. Albert Ehrman ; 5. Iranian "Scribe", Anatolian "Ruler", or Neither: A City's Rare Chances for "Leadership" (by Arbeitman, Yoel L.); 6. The Cult of the Ancestors and the Tutelary God at Ebla (by Archi, Alfonso); 7. The Reconstruction of the Proto-Semitic Consonant System (by Bomhard, Allan R.); 8. Bilingualism and Meaning in Rabbinic Literature: An Example (by Boyarin, Daniel); 9. The State of the "Stative" (by Buccellati, Giorgio); 10. Micah 2:4 and Nahum 3:16-17 in the Light of Akkadian (by Cathcart, Kevin); 11. On Etymology of Pronouns and Classification of the Chadic Languages (by Dolgopolsky, Aron B.); 12. Indefinite Pronouns in Early Semitic (by Faber, Alice); 13. Deux etudes sur des inscriptions chyprominoennes (by Faucounau, J.); 14. Adverbial Clauses and Clauses as Adverbials in Israeli Hebrew (by Glinert, Lewis); 15. West Semitic Factors in Eblaite (by Gordon, Cyrus H.); 16. Consonant Ablaut in Lislakh (by Hodge, Carleton T.); 17. On the Early History of Underlying (Deep) Phonological = Morphophonemic Representation (by Kaye, Alan S.); 18. The Hebrew of the Pentateuch (by Levin, Saul); 19. In Search of the Etymology of Some Semitic Loan-Words (by Lipinski, Edward); 20. Religious Life in Jerusalem on the Eve of the Fall of the First Temple (by Margalith, Othniel); 21. The Grammar of Finding your Way in Palmyrene Aramaic and the Problem of Diction in Ancient West Semitic Inscriptions (by O'Connor, M.); 22. Nochmals uber die Struktur der Wurzeln mit den Pharyngalen im Altagtyptischen und Semitischen und ihre Inkompatibilitat (by Petracek, Karel); 23. Lexical Emendation in Biblical Research (by Rabin, Chaim); 24. Hebrew sw/yh and Arabic sh h (by Rendsburg, Gary); 25. Commemorating the Final Breakthrough of the Siloam Tunnel (by Shea, William); 26. The Chaldeo-Babylonian Planet Names in Hesychius (by Stieglitz, Robert); 27. Possessives with the Predicative Function in Official Aramaic (by Swiggers, Pierre); 28. Remarks on Genesis Rabba 22, 6 (by Thorion-Vardi, Talia); 29. Einige Uberlegungen zum "Aspektsystem" des Bedauye (by Voigt, Rainer M.); 30. Arabisch naq-a.t "Kamelstute": ein altes passives Partizip (ein Beitrag zur vergleichenden Hamitosemitistik) (by Vycichl, Werner); 31. Remarks on the Verb in Beja (by Zaborski, Andrzej); 32. Conscience historique et univers culturel judeo-berberes au Maroc (by Zafrani, Haim); 33. Section II; 34. Four Reprints On The Aramaic sgr "Fucus, Red Lichen"; 35. Tabula for this section; 36. Introduction, being an apologia for this section; 37. The four reprints, 3 of Dr. A. Ehrman's and 1 of Y.L. Arbeitman's

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  • Number Of Pages: 530
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