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Canonical texts and scholarly practices : a global comparative approach

Author: Anthony Grafton; Glenn W Most
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comparative intercultural study of the techniques applied by scholars throughout the world to deal with problematic texts and artifacts.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Grafton; Glenn W Most
ISBN: 9781107105980 1107105986
OCLC Number: 948668838
Description: xi, 388 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: How to do things with texts: an introduction / Anthony Grafton and Glenn W. Most --
1. Reliable books: Islamic law, canonization, and manuscripts in the Ottoman Empire (Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries) / Guy Burak (New York University) --
2. Obscurity / Ineke Sluiter (University of Leiden) --
3. Allegoresis and etymology / Glenn W. Most (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa/University of Chicago) --
4. Classifying the Rigveda on the basis of ritual usage: the deity-of-the-formula system / Paolo Visigalli (University of Munich) --
5. Maryadam Ullanghya: The boundaries of interpretation in Early Modern India / Christopher Minkowski (University of Oxford) --
6. Making sense of Suetonius in the Twelfth Century / Robert A. Kaster (Princeton University) --
7. From Philology to Philosophy: Zhu Xi as a reader-annotator / Lianbin Dai (Harvard University) --
8. Gods on clay: Ancient Near Eastern scholarly practices and the history of religions / Aaron Tugendhaft (University of Chicago) --
9. An unknown Medieval Coptic Hebraism? On a momentous junction of Jewish and Coptic biblical studies / Ronny Vollandt (Free University of Berlin) --
10. Picturing as practice: placing a square above a square in the Central Middle Ages / Megan McNamee (University of Michigan) --
11. Inimitable sources: canonical texts and rhetorical theory in the Greek, Latin, Arabic, and Hebrew Traditions / Filippomaria Pontani (University of Venice) --
12. Excerpts versus fragments: deconstructions and reconstitutions of the Excerpta Constantiniana / András Németh (Vatican Apostolic Library) --
13. Johann Buxtorf makes a notebook / Anthony Grafton (Princeton University) and Joanna Weinberg (University of Oxford) --
14. World bibliographies: libraries and the reorganization of knowledge in Late Renaissance Europe / Paola Molino (University of Vienna).
Responsibility: edited by Anthony Grafton and Glenn W. Most.

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