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Title The teaching and learning of Arabic in early modern Europe / edited by Jan Loop, Alastair Hamilton, Charles Burnett.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2017.


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Series The history of Oriental studies ; volume 3
History of Oriental studies ; v. 3.
Note Based on a conference held on 16 November 2013 at the National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden, RMO), in Leiden.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Jan Loop -- Arabic studies in the Netherlands and the prerequisite of social impact: a survey / Arnoud Vrolijk -- Learning Arabic in early-modern England / Mordechai Feingold -- Johann Zechendorff (1580-1662) and Arabic studies in Zwickau's Latin school / Asaph Ben-Tov -- Arabia in the light of the midnight sun: Arabic studies in Sweden: between Gustaf Peringer Lillieblad and Jonas Hallenber / Bernd Roling -- Sacred history, sacred languages: the question of Arabic in early modern Spain / Mercedes Garcia-Arenal and Fernando Rodriguez Mediano -- The teaching and learning of Arabic in Salamanca in the early modern period / Nuria Martinez-de-Castilla-Munoz -- Teaching and learning Arabic in early modern Rome: shaping a missionary language / Aurelien Girard -- The Qur'an as chrestomathy in early modern Europe / Alastair Hamilton -- Arabic poetry as teaching material in early modern grammars and textbooks / Jan Loop -- Learning to write, read and speak Arabic outside of early modern universities / Sonja Brentjes -- Learning Arabic in the overseas factories: the case of the English / Simon Mills -- Learning oriental languages in the Ottoman Empire: Johannes Heyman (1667-1737) between Izmir and Damascus / Maurits H. van den Boogert -- The life and hard times of Solomon Negri: an Arabic teacher in early modern Europe / John-Paul Ghobrial.
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Summary The essays in this volume shed light on how, for what purposes and to what extent the Arabic language was taught and studied by European scholars, theologian, merchants, diplomats and prisoners in early modern Europe.
Language English.
Subject Arabic language -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Europe -- History -- 17th century -- Congresses.
Arabists -- Europe -- History -- 17th century -- Congresses.
Language: history & general works.
HISTORY -- Middle East -- General.
Arabic language -- Study and teaching (Higher) (OCoLC)fst00812435
Arabists. (OCoLC)fst00812574
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Chronological Term 1600-1699
Indexed Term scholarship.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Loop, Jan, editor.
Hamilton, Alastair, 1941- editor.
Burnett, Charles (Charles S. F.), editor.
Other Form: Print version: Teaching and learning of Arabic in early modern Europe. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2017 9789004328143 (DLC) 2016051518
ISBN 9789004338623 (electronic bk.)
9004338624 (electronic bk.)
9789004328143 (hardback ; alk. paper)
Standard No. 10.1163/9789004338623 doi
AU@ 000058976474
GBVCP 1014944767

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