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The Resource Texts in transit in the medieval Mediterranean, edited by Y. Tzvi Langermann and Robert G. Morrison

Texts in transit in the medieval Mediterranean, edited by Y. Tzvi Langermann and Robert G. Morrison

Label
Texts in transit in the medieval Mediterranean
Title
Texts in transit in the medieval Mediterranean
Statement of responsibility
edited by Y. Tzvi Langermann and Robert G. Morrison
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays using historical and philological approaches to study the transit of texts in the Mediterranean basin in the medieval period. Examines the nature of texts themselves and how they travel, and reveals the details behind the transit of texts across cultures, languages, and epochs"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
Dewey number
091/.0937
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z106.5.M43
LC item number
T49 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Langermann, Y. Tzvi
  • Morrison, Robert G.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Transmission of texts
  • Manuscripts, Medieval
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Manuscripts, Medieval
  • Transmission of texts
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Textgeschichte
  • Handschrift
  • Mittelmeerraum
Label
Texts in transit in the medieval Mediterranean, edited by Y. Tzvi Langermann and Robert G. Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of oral transmission for astronomy among Romaniot Jews / Robert G. Morrison -- Rabbi Yedidyah Rakh on Ezekiel's "I heard" : a case study in Byzantine Jews' reception of Spanish-Provencal Jewish philosophical-scientific culture / Ofer Elior -- Gradations of light and pairs of opposites : two theories and their role in Abraham Bar Hiyya's Scroll of the revealer / Y. Tzvi Langermann -- Cryptography in the late medieval Middle East : from Mosul to Venice? / Leigh Chipman -- Remembering, knowing, imagining : approaches to the topic of memory in medieval Islamic culture / Leonardo Capezzone -- Riccoldo da Montecroce's Epistolae V commentatoriae de perditione Acconis, 1291, as evidence of multifaceted textual movement in the Eastern Mediterranean / Brian N. Becker -- The wheat and the barley : feminine (in-)fertility in Eve and Adam narratives in Islam / Zohar Hadromi-Allouche -- Shiite underground literature between Iraq and Syria : The book of shadows and the history of the early Ghulat / Mushegh Asatryan -- Medieval Hebrew uroscopic texts : the reception of Greek uroscopic texts in the Hebrew book of remedies attributed to Asaf / Tamás Visi -- The transmission of Sephardic scientific works in Italy / Israel M. Sandman -- New medicine and the Ḥikmet-i Ṭabīʻyye problematic in eighteenth-century Istanbul / B. Harun Küçük
Control code
929123061
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780271071091
Lccn
2016012461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)929123061
Label
Texts in transit in the medieval Mediterranean, edited by Y. Tzvi Langermann and Robert G. Morrison
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of oral transmission for astronomy among Romaniot Jews / Robert G. Morrison -- Rabbi Yedidyah Rakh on Ezekiel's "I heard" : a case study in Byzantine Jews' reception of Spanish-Provencal Jewish philosophical-scientific culture / Ofer Elior -- Gradations of light and pairs of opposites : two theories and their role in Abraham Bar Hiyya's Scroll of the revealer / Y. Tzvi Langermann -- Cryptography in the late medieval Middle East : from Mosul to Venice? / Leigh Chipman -- Remembering, knowing, imagining : approaches to the topic of memory in medieval Islamic culture / Leonardo Capezzone -- Riccoldo da Montecroce's Epistolae V commentatoriae de perditione Acconis, 1291, as evidence of multifaceted textual movement in the Eastern Mediterranean / Brian N. Becker -- The wheat and the barley : feminine (in-)fertility in Eve and Adam narratives in Islam / Zohar Hadromi-Allouche -- Shiite underground literature between Iraq and Syria : The book of shadows and the history of the early Ghulat / Mushegh Asatryan -- Medieval Hebrew uroscopic texts : the reception of Greek uroscopic texts in the Hebrew book of remedies attributed to Asaf / Tamás Visi -- The transmission of Sephardic scientific works in Italy / Israel M. Sandman -- New medicine and the Ḥikmet-i Ṭabīʻyye problematic in eighteenth-century Istanbul / B. Harun Küçük
Control code
929123061
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 270 pages
Isbn
9780271071091
Lccn
2016012461
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
1 illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)929123061

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