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CV Phonology: A Generative Theory of the Syllable

By: George N. Clements and Samuel Jay Keysey

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachussets, USA, The MIT Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005369

ISBN: 0262030985

Condition: Very Good


This work introduces a new approach to syllable representation. It proposes an additional level of phonological representation, the CV-tier; which defines functional positions within the syllable. The first three chapters provide an explanation of and support far this new approach from a typologically varied selection of languages, including English, Turkish, Finnish, French, Spanish, and Danish. The last two chapters are devoted to an in-depth application of the theory of Klamath, showing that a radical simplification of the phonological rules of that language is made possible in terms of t... View more info

"The Gospel as Public Truth": An Indian Multi-Religious Perspective on Lesslie Newbigin (Christian Heritage Rediscovered: 12)

By: Samuel George

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Christian World Imprints/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106399

ISBN: 9789351480327

Condition: New


This book addresses the issue of "Christian Gospel" and "Culture" in the multi-faith context of India. The Author believes that, Bishop Lesslie Newbigin's clarion call of "Gospel as Public Truth" is the point of departure in relation to the Religious Pluralism prevalent in India. Christian Gospel is unabashedly hinged to the person of Jesus, the Christ. When this Gospel is preached as "Public Truth" in a context like India there is all possibility that it is misunderstood and even rejected. In such a scenario, two tendencies are usually visible: privatizing of t... View more info

Jesus Beyond Borders: Towards a 'Glocal' Christology

By: Samuel George

Price: $21.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2016

Seller ID: 112671

ISBN: 9789351481614

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 339. View more info

Ekklesia: Indian Conversations (A Study of the Church)

By: Samuel George, H. Joseph Lalfakmawia & Ajungla Jamir (Ed.)

Price: $18.65

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Christian World Imprints/B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106394

ISBN: 9789351480549

Condition: New


Jesus said, ".... I will build my church, and the gates of hades will not prevail against it" (Mat. 16:18). What concept/metaphor/image of the church was he alluding to? What are its nature, character, and function? Is it a relevant institution today? Well, these and few other pertinent questions are not just raised but grappled with an Indian/Asian perspective by various authors in the book. The focus of the book is on church as `Ekklesia', meaning "summoned or called out assembly of people".It can also mean a convoked community. Present day, Indian church needs to redefine he... View more info