Reading slowly : a Festschrift for Jens E. Braarvig

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Full title: Reading slowly : a Festschrift for Jens E. Braarvig / edited by Lutz Edzard, Jens W. Borgland and Ute Hüsken.
Other authors: Edzard, Lutz, (Editor)
Borgland, Jens W., (Editor)
Hüsken, Ute, (Editor)
Braarvig, Jens, (honouree.)
Format: Book           

Table of Contents:
  • O. Nova 546 : the Uppsala manuscript of Makbūl-i 'ārif (1631) / Silje Susanne Alvestad
  • Metaphors of "sickness and remedy" in early Chán texts from Dūnhuáng / Christoph Anderl
  • Homer's Sirens / Øivind Andersen
  • A new Gāndhārī document from Niya / Stefan Baums
  • Jāhilliya and Rahbāniyya in the Qur'an : a philological essay / Amund Bjørsnøs
  • Devadatta and the extracurricular ascetic practices : some highlights from the story of the first Buddhist schism as told in the Saṃghabhedavastu of the Mūlasarvāstivāda Vinaya / Jens Wilhelm Borgland
  • Public and private violence in the legal literature of India / Torkel Brekke
  • Fragments of the Āśvalāyanasūtra / Siglinde Dietz
  • An unidentified Āgama quotation and the beginning of the Prasādanīya-sūtra / Charles DiSimone
  • Script as a medium of linguistic and cultural features : the case of Jewish languages / Lutz Edzard
  • The life of a dead language classical Chinese on public signs in Taiwan / Halvor Eifring
  • Preposition stranding and other Anglo-Norse syntactic phenomena / Jan Terje Faarlund
  • Arab(ic) emotions : back to the roots! / Stephan Guth
  • The (Chinese) emperor's new clothes / Christoph Harbsmeier
  • A reliable witness? : on the Tibetan translation of the Śikṣā samuccaya / Paul Harrison
  • Which Daśottarasūtra? A curious fragment and its manifold problems / Jens-Uwe Hartmann
  • Translation and transcreation : monastic practice in transcultural settings / Ute Hüsken
  • Enhancing bibliotheca polyglotta with glossa : a suggestion / Janne Bondi Johannessen
  • Hurrian personal names from Neo-Assyrian Tušhan / Bjarte Kaldhol
  • Western reflections on 'oral' and 'folk' literature in the study of ancient Tibetan texts / Per Kværne
  • Drawing the line : on translation and the art of William Hodges / Janice Leoshko
  • Pseudo-Remigius and the old Icelandic Barbarismus : a pilot study / Mikael Males
  • A short note on the compound abhūtaparikalpa in the Bodhisattvapi ṭ akas ū tra / Kazunobu Matsuda
  • Applied history of American linguistics and literacy / Lars Kirkhusmo Pharo
  • Who used the Sarvāstivāda Vinaya and the Mūlasarvāstivāda Vinaya? / Shizuka Sasaki
  • On monks and emergencies : the Brahmanical principle of Ā pad in a Buddhist monastic code / Gregory Schopen
  • The origins of the idea of three vehicles in the Prajñāpāramitā Sūtras / Watanabe Shogo
  • An early manuscript fragment of Dharmarakṣa's translation of the *Ajātaś atrukaukrtyavinodana / Jonathan Silk and Imre Galambos - Sāgaramati-parip ṛcchā inscriptions from Kedah, Malaysia / Peter Skilling
  • The concept of nation in the communist usage in 1920-30s' Korea / Vladimir Tikhonov
  • A little known form of untouchability in the central Himalayas / Claus Peter Zoller.