کتاب دانلود کتب لاتین علوم انسانیزبان و زبان شناسی
زبان عربی
زبان عربی

The Arabic Language
نویسنده: Kees Versteegh
سال انتشار: 2014
تعداد صفحات: 433
زبان فایل: انگلیسی
فرمت فایل: pdf
حجم فایل: 2MB

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Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

ISBN-10: 0748645276

ISBN-13: 978-0748645275

ASIN: B019EWPYI2, B07BH4FJML

2nd Edition

An introductory guide for students of Arabic language, Arabic historical linguistics and Arabic sociolinguistics

New for this edition

Additional chapters on the structure of Arabic, bilingualism and Arabic pidgins and creoles

A full explanation of the use of conventional Arabic transcription and IPA characters

An updated bibliography

All chapters have been revised and updated in light of recent research

Concentrating on the difference between the two types of Arabic – the classical standard language and the dialects – Kees Versteegh charts the history and development of the Arabic language from its earliest beginnings to modern times.

The reader is given a solid grounding in the structure of the language, its historical context and its use in various literary and non-literary genres, as well as an understanding of the role of Arabic as a cultural, religious and political world language.

Key Features

Covers all aspects of the history of Arabic, the Arabic linguistic tradition, Arabic dialects, sociolinguistics and Arabic as a world language

Makes links between linguistic history and cultural history

Emphasises the role of contacts between Arabic and other languages