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Expect the unexpected : aspects of pragmatic foregrounding in Old Testament narratives

Author: Stefano Cotrozzi
Publisher: New York : T & T Clark International, ©2010.
Series: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies, 510.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This monograph on biblical linguistics is a highly specialized, pragmatic investigation of the controversial question of ""foregrounding""—the deviation from some norm or convention—in Old Testament narratives. The author presents and examines the two main sources of pragmatic foregrounding: events or states deviating from well-established schemata, structures of reader expectation that can be manipulated  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Cotrozzi, Stefano, 1956-
Expect the unexpected.
New York : T & T Clark International, ©2010
(DLC) 2009004450
(OCoLC)302414615
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stefano Cotrozzi
ISBN: 9780567574817 0567574814
OCLC Number: 699510392
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 290 pages).
Contents: Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Chapter 1 THE CONCEPT OF FOREGROUNDING; Chapter 2 A SHORT HISTORY OF PRAGMATIC FOREGROUNDING; Chapter 3 SCHEMA THEORY; Chapter 4 SCHEMATA AND FOREGROUNDING IN OLD TESTAMENT NARRATIVES; Chapter 5 EVALUATION IN NARRATIVE; Chapter 6 EVALUATION IN OLD TESTAMENT NARRATIVES; Chapter 7 THE HISTORIC PRESENT: A CROSS-LINGUISTIC SURVEY; Chapter 8 YIQTOL AS THE HISTORIC PRESENT IN BIBLICAL HEBREW; Chapter 9 QOTEL AS THE HISTORIC PRESENT IN BIBLICAL HEBREW; Chapter 10 W[sup(E)]HINNEH + NP + X AS REPRESENTED PERCEPTION IN BIBLICAL HEBREW.
Series Title: Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament studies, 510.; T & T Clark library of biblical studies.
Responsibility: Stefano Cotrozzi.

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A monograph on biblical linguistics that is a pragmatic investigation of the controversial question of 'foregrounding' - the deviation from some norm or convention - in Old Testament narratives. It  Read more...

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