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Synonyms for philology

the humanistic study of language and literature

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On the low results of the philology exams, Hadjiyiannis said that it has to be looked into whether it was the level of difficulty of the exams or any other reason.
Masten's second maxim regarding the imbrication of philology with sex springs from his observation that philology is studded with heterosexual language of filiation (genealogy, family, lineage).
Tall Tree, nest of the wind is an extraordinary, rich volume in which Ben Arps develops and explicates a new field of study: a philology of performance.
I posit that what needs to be highlighted in Said's attempt to revive Auerbach from the dead list of comparatists is the very methodology of philology. We can approach the point by reading James Clifford's commentary on Said as an anthropologist: "the anthropologist as outsider and participant-observer (existential shorthand for the hermeneutical circle) is a familiar modern topos" (263-64).
In Philology: The Forgotten Origins of the Modern Humanities, James Turner aims to revivify our sense of the importance of philological work by tracking its beginnings in Greece and Rome, its modern intensification in the eighteenth century, and its burgeoning in the nineteenth century.
* Neo-Latin Philology: Old Traditions, New Approaches.
The Budapest-based research project "Medievalism, Archaic Origins and Regimes of Historicity" generated these 14 essays on medievalism in 19th-century historiography, architecture, philology, and national discourses.
Nietzsche, born in 1844 in the Prussian Province of Saxony, studied theology and classical philology at the University of Bonn and later philology at the University of Leipzig.
In his Filologia e identita nazionale, Luca Sberlati surveys the vagaries of the bond between Italian philology and politics over 100 years (1840-1940), adding his erudite voice to the numerous studies published on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Italian unification.
Seda Gasparyan, English Dept., Faculty of Romance and Germanic Philology. Yerevan State University, Alex Manoogyan 1, Yerevan 0025.
"Music Philology: An Introduction to Musical Textual Criticism, Hermeneutics, and Editorial Techniques" is a precious monograph on musical textual criticism and editorial techniques aimed primarily at instrumental, not vocal music.
Creating the Medieval Saga is the honed edge of Old Norse philology. Its contributors are among the finest medievalists currently active in the editing of Icelandic saga material, from Margaret Clunies Ross (editor of the sweeping 'Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages' project), to M.
Traditionally, we present the reader of the academic journal Coactivity: Philology, Educology with the collection of publications, the topics of which reveal a wide range of fields of interest in Educology and Philology.