By Andre Lemaire
This quantity publishes the papers given through invitation on the seventeenth Congress of the foreign association for the research of the previous testomony, which was once held in Basel from 5-10 August 2001.
It provides a state-of-the-art of the present exegesis of the Hebrew Bible, taking into consideration the most recent learn commonly linguistics and semitic philology, in addition to textual feedback (Massora Magna, Septuagint, Qumran manuscripts), ethno-sociology and archaeology. Feminist religious study are duly represented in addition to the final learn on literary feedback at the Pentateuch, particularly in its relation to different old close to japanese texts (Neo-assyrian and Aramaic inscriptions). ultimately, contributions throw mild at the challenge of spiritual interpretation of the Bible (Resurrection of the useless and Biblical Theology).
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Austin, How to Do Things with Words, ed. J. 0. Urmson and Marina Sbisa (Cambridge MA, 1975, originaIly 1962), and the extensions 01' it in John R. Searle, Speech Acts: An Essay in the Philosophy qf Language (Cambridge, 1969). Alessandro Duranti argues that much of Austin's thinking is anticipated in the work of the British anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski (1884-1942), Linguistic Anthropology, Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics (Cambridge, 1997), pp. 215-218; see pp. 90-91 on Malinowski and Firth.
It has been proposed that wyhy and whyh clauses function as adverbials (macro-syntactic signals or discourse markers); for referenees and a eounter-proposal, see Endo, The Verbal System qf Classical Hebrew in the Joseph Story: An Approachfrom Discourse Ana[ysis, pp. 175~179, '273~274. The analysis of the voeative proposed in M. O'Connor, Hebrew Verse Structure, pp. 78~86, 306~307, is roughly eorreet; the analysis of the foeus marker there is in need of revision. 43 For the relevant eoneeptual baekground,Jakobson's classic 1957 statement remains useful; the opening seetion is given under the heading "Shifters and verbal categories" in: On Language, pp.
The Encyclopedia qf Language and Linguistics, et al. (Üxford, 1994), vol. 2, pp. 749-754 and Schiffrin, Approaches to Discourse, pp. 232-281; the papers collected in Elinor Ochs, Emanuel A. Schegloff, and Sandra A. ), Interaction and Grammar, Studies in Interactional Sociolinguistics 13 (Cambridge, 1996). , Lise Menn and Loraine K. ), Agrammatic Aphasia: A CrossLanguage Narrative Sourcebook, 3 vols. (Amsterdam, 1990); Lise Menn, M. O'Connor, L. K. , Non-Fluent Aphasia in a Multilingual World, Studies in Speech Pathology and Clinical Linguistics 5 (Amsterdam, 1995); and Ronald L.
Congress Volume Basel 2001 by Andre Lemaire