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The Complexity of the Irregular Verbal and Nominal Forms & the Phonological Changes in Arabic Paperback – April 6, 2009
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This book contains a wealth of data and references to well-known grammarians and linguists from the 8th century until our days. The readers will be acquainted with the big names in the field and will explore many of the theories that are laid down.
Joyce Akesson has studied the Semitic languages at Lund's University, Sweden, and has previously been a lecturer there during many years.
Beside the present book, she is the author of "Arabic Morphology and Phonology: Based on the Marah Al-Arwah by Ahmad B. Ali B. Masud (Studies in Semitic Languages and Linguistics), Brill Academic Publishers (July 2001) and "Ahmad B. 'Ali B. Mas'Ud on Arabic Morphology Marah Al-Arwah: Part 1:The Strong Verb (Studia Orientalia Ludensia, Vol 4), Brill Academic Pub (October 1990).
She has also published several articles about Arabic linguistics in two Journals, the Journal of Arabic Linguistics (the ZAL or Zeitschrift für Arabische Linguistik) Wiesbaden, and the previous Acta Orientalia, Denmark. She has also written a lemma about sarf "morphology/phonology in the Encyclopaedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics, vol. 4. Leiden: Brill, 2009.
About the Author
Joyce Akesson is the author of two books and several articles about Arabic linguistics. Her most comprehensive book is "Arabic Morphology and Phonology based on the Marah", which has been published by Brill in 2001. She has a degree in Semitic languages, has been a lecturer at Lund's University and lives currently in Sweden.
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