Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
This series of HANDBOOKS OF LINGUISTICS AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCE is designed to illuminate a field which not only includes general linguistics and the study of linguistics as applied to specific languages, but also covers those more recent areas which have developed from the increasing body of research into the manifold
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-26 - Publisher: BRILL
In The Representation of Speech Events in Chariton's Callirhoe and the Acts of the Apostles, Adrian T. Smith summarizes cross-linguistic research on how narrators introduce direct speech, and applies this research to Chariton and to Acts.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-14 - Publisher: Langham Publishing
This work is a study in the attribution, aesthetics and representations of Yahweh’s speeches in the Hebrew Bible. It describes the literary elegance and beauty of the speeches of Yahweh in the Abrahamic narratives. Employing a synchronic reading of the Abrahamic cycle, it underscores the presence of various literary devices