about account add arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up back-arrow book-mobile book categories chat-bubble-mobile chat-bubble close college contact-us credit-card drag email-square facebook-mobile facebook-square facebook faq film history home load modal-error person pinterest-square play-mobile play queue remove resume search share show star tag tick trailer trash twitter-mobile twitter-square twitter university warning youtube-square
21

Qumran Hebrew as an Anti-Language

Lecture no. 21 from the course: The Dead Sea Scrolls

Qumran Hebrew as an Anti-Language

Taught by Professor Gary A. Rendsburg | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

Turn to the dialect used in the Dead Sea Scrolls known to scholars as "Qumran Hebrew"—an example of the sociolinguistic phenomenon of "anti-language"—and investigate how it could be used by the sect to set itself apart.

Reviews

b********t
May 30, 2016

Reply

Delete