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The foundations of Arab linguistics 2
Kitāb Sībawayhi: transmission & interpretation

13th & 14th September, 2012
Contributors and their Paper Titles

Keynote Speakers

Kees Versteegh
What's it like to be a Persian? Sibawayhi and the Šuʿūbiyya

M.G. Carter
The grammar of affective language in the Kitāb

Other Contributors

Almog Kasher The Operator Assigning rafʿ to Verbs

Amal Marogy The notion of Tanwīn in the Kitāb: evaluation of functions and meanings

Arik Sadan Sibawayhi's and later grammarians' usage of ḥadīṯs as a grammatical tool

Beata Sheyhatovitch The term fāʾida in the medieval Arabic grammatical theory

Éva Jeremias The impact of Arabic grammar on Persian grammatical

Georgine Ayoub Some Aspects of the relation between enunciation and utterance in Sībawayhi's Kitāb

Giuliano Lancioni & Cristina Solimando The analysis of valency in Sībawayhi's Kitāb

Hana Zabarah Variant readings in Zajjaji's Jumal

Hanadi Dayyeh Ittisāʿ: a semantic ʿilla to Disorders in Meaning and Form

Haruko Sakaedani Pronouns of matter in Sībawayhi's Kitāb

Hnid Mohamed Sībawayhi's approach to the semantic value, al-ʾistiʿlāʾ 'superimposition'

Jamal Ali An age-old debate regarding kalima, kalām, and kalim

Jean N. Druel What happened to the grammar of numerals after Sībawayh?

Manuela G.B. Giolfo On the meaning of "law" from the perspective of ʾin. Astarābādhī to Sībawayhi: from syntax to semantics

Nadia Vidro A Judaeo-Arabic grammar of classical Arabic

Noel A. Rivera Grammar, Social mobility and the Standardization of Arabic Language