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The enigma of the Hebrew verbal system : solutions from Ewald to the present day / Leslie McFall.

Author/Creator:
McFall, Leslie.
Publication:
Sheffield [South Yorkshire] : Almond Press, 1982.
Series:
Historic texts and interpreters in Biblical scholarship; 2.
Historic texts and interpreters in Biblical scholarship ; 2
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Hebrew language -- Verb.
Hebrew language -- Grammar -- History.
Hebrew language -- Grammar.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Part I: A brief survey on the understanding of the HVS before 1827
Part II: The three main theories current in 1827
The main theories on the HVS between 1827 and 1954
The two tense theory of Samuel Lee
The perfect-imperfect theory of G.H.A. von Ewald
The inductive-relative theory of Isaac Nordheimer
The nacent-complete theory of S.R. Driver
The factual-descriptive theory of William Turner
The factum-existens theory of J.A. Knudtzon
The waw conservative theory of Hans Bauer
A critical assessment of Bauer's theory
The composite language theory of G.R. Driver
Detailed criticisms of Driver's theory
The comparative Egypto-Semitic theory of T.W. Thacker
An evaluation of the six approaches to the problem of HVS.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 238-254) and index.
Local notes:
CJS copy acc.# 8739
Other format:
Online version: McFall, Leslie. Enigma of the Hebrew verbal system.
Online version: McFall, Leslie. Enigma of the Hebrew verbal system.
ISBN:
090745920X
9780907459200
0907459218
9780907459217
OCLC:
10324726
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