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Author Stevenson, Paul S

Title Stanzaic Syntax in the Madrashe of Ephrem the Syrian
Published Boston : Brill, 2015
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Series Monographs of the Peshitta Institute
Monographs of the Peshitta Institute
Contents Preface; List of Tables; Abbreviations and Symbols; Chapter 1. Introduction; 1.0. General Introduction; 1.1. Background to This Study; 1.1.1. Ancient Writers; 1.1.2. Modern Writers; 1.2. The Approach of This Study; 1.2.1. The Discourse Perspective; 1.2.2. Scope of Analysis; 1.2.3. Method of Analysis; Chapter 2. Madrāšâ V; 2.1. Overview of Madrāšâ V; 2.1.1. The View of the Forest; 2.1.2. The View of Whole Trees; 2.2. Individual Stanzas of Madrāšâ V; 2.2.1. Stanza 1; 2.2.2. Stanza 2; 2.2.3. Stanza 3; 2.2.4. Stanza 4; 2.2.5. Stanza 5; 2.2.6. Stanza 6; 2.2.7. Stanza 7; 2.2.8. Stanza 8
2.2.9. Stanza 92.2.10. Stanza 10; 2.2.11. Stanza 11; 2.2.12. Stanza 12; 2.2.13. Stanza 13; 2.2.14. Stanza 14; 2.2.15. Stanza 15; Chapter 3. Madrāšâ VI; 3.1. Overview of Madrāšâ VI; 3.1.1. The View of the Forest; 3.1.2. The View of Whole Trees; 3.2.1. Stanza 1; 3.2.2. Stanza 2; 3.2.3. Stanza 3; 3.2.4. Stanza 4; 3.2.5. Stanza 5; 3.2.6. Stanza 6; 3.2.7. Stanza 7; 3.2.8. Stanza 8; 3.2.9. Stanza 9; 3.2.10. Stanza 10; 3.2.11. Stanza 11; 3.2.12. Stanza 12; 3.2.13. Stanza 13; 3.2.14. Stanza 14; 3.2.15. Stanza 15; 3.2.16. Stanza 16; 3.2.17. Stanza 17; 3.2.18. Stanza 18; 3.2.19. Stanza 19
3.2.20. Stanza 203.2.21. Stanza 21; 3.2.22. Stanza 22; 3.2.23. Stanza 23; 3.2.24. Stanza 24; 3.2.25. Stanza 25; Chapter 4. Summary and Conclusion; 4.1. Summary List of Structures Found; 4.2. Structures Found in Stanzas of madrāšâ V; 4.3. Structures Found in Stanzas of madrāšâ VI; 4.4. Patterns of Distribution of Syntactic Templates; 4.4.1. X + Y Groupings, Parallel Lines and Related Structures; 4.4.2. Enjambment; 4.4.3. Short Independent + Long Hypotactic Constructions; 4.4.4. Hypotactic Clauses in Relation to Independent Clauses; 4.4.5. Independent Clauses Only; 4.4.6. Chiasmus
4.4.7. Topics4.4.8. Vertical Patterns; 4.5. Conclusion; Appendix 1. Catalog of Syntactic Devices; Appendix 2. Concordance of Madrāšâ V on Paradise; Appendix 3. Concordance of Madrāšâ VI on Paradise; Bibliography; Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Ephraem, Syrus, Saint, 303-373 -- Language
Ephraem, Syrus, Saint, 303-373 -- Literary style
Ephraem, Syrus, Saint, 303-373.
Syriac language -- Style
Syriac language -- Syntax
Syriac poetry
LITERARY CRITICISM -- African.
Language and languages.
Literary style.
Syriac language -- Syntax.
Syriac poetry.
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ISBN 9004306307 (electronic bk.)
9789004306301 (electronic bk.)