Perspectives on Arabic Linguistics XXIX

Papers from the Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2015

| University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
ISBN 9789027200334 | EUR 125.00 | USD 188.00
ISBN 9789027264862 | EUR 125.00 | USD 188.00
This volume features a set of selected peer-reviewed articles, which represent research by some very prominent scholars and some promising researchers in the field. The articles cover a wide range of areas in Arabic linguistics, namely Sociolinguistics, Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, and Language Acquisition. They also feature research on a number of Arabic dialects namely Egyptian Arabic, Emirati Arabic, Jordanian Arabic, Lebanese Arabic, Sudanese Arabic, and Syrian Arabic. Some of the contributions engage prominent issues that relate to current development in the Arabic speaking world. For example Reem Bassiouney’s paper is a significant contribution in that regard. Other contributions, such as the ones by Stuart Davis, Abdel-khalig Ali, Lababidi & Park, Ntelitheos & Idrissi, present innovative studies in Arabic Morphology, Phonetics, Phonology, and Language Acquisition respectively. How Arabic can serve as a testing ground for some theoretical constructs and approaches is exemplified by Peter Hallman, Phil Crone, and Youssef Haddad’s contributions in the area of Syntax and its interface with other fields.
[Studies in Arabic Linguistics, 5]  2017.  vi, 250 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Hamid Ouali
Chapter 1. A new direction for Arabic sociolinguistics
Reem Bassiouney
Phonetics and phonology
Chapter 2. Prosodic domains of syllabification in Sudanese Arabic
Abdel-Khalig Ali
Chapter 3. Acoustic properties of prominence and foot structure in Arabic
Irene Vogel, Angeliki Athanasopoulou and Nadya Pincus
Chapter 4. Perceptual mapping between Arabic and English consonants
Zafer Lababidi and Hanyong Park
Chapter 5. Some issues for an analysis of the templatic comparative in Arabic with a focus on the Egyptian dialect
Stuart Davis
Chapter 6. Participles in Syrian Arabic
Peter Hallman
Chapter 7. Arabic first conjunct agreement and the interaction between constraints on agree & movement
Phil Crone
Chapter 8. The Merge Condition on Adjuncts: Evidence from circumstantial clauses in Lebanese Arabic
Youssef A. Haddad
Language acquisition
Chapter 9. Language growth in child Emirati Arabic
Dimitrios Ntelitheos and Ali Idrissi
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