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From linguistics to hermeneutics : a functional and cognitive approach to Job 12-14 / by Pierre Van Hecke.

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Subject: Bible. Job, XII-XIV > Language, style.
Bible. Job, XII-XIV > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Job, XII-XIV > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Bible. Job, XII-XIV > Language, style.
Hebrew language > Semantics.
Cognitive grammar.
Hebrew language > Grammar.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9789004192362
  • ISBN: 9004192360
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 439 pages).
  • Publisher: Leiden ; Brill, ©2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Preface; Grammatical Abbreviations; Prolegomena; Introduction; Chapter One Methodological Issues: Linguistics and Hermeneutics; Part I Pragmatic Analysis of Job 12-14; Introduction; Chapter Two Pragmatic Structure of the Hebrew Clause: Theoretical Overview; Chapter Three Pragmatic Analysis of the Clauses of Job 12-14; Chapter Four Results and Conclusions; Part II Cognitive-Semantic Analysis of Selected Terms in Job 12-14; Introduction; Chapter Five Cognitive Semantics: Theoretical and Methodological Issues.
Summary: Drawing on the insights of functional grammar and cognitive semantics, this book offers a detailed linguistic analysis of Job 12-14 and a fresh exegetical reading of Job's longest and central speech in the book.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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