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Folk Stories and Personal Narratives in Palestinian Spoken Arabic – A Cultural and Linguistic Study

By analysing the folk stories and personal narratives of a cross-section of Palestinians, Sirhan offers a detailed study of how content and sociolinguistic variables affect a narrator’s language use and linguistic behaviour. This book will be of interest to anyone engaged with narrative discourse, gender discourse, Arabic studies and linguistics.

By analysing the folk stories and personal narratives of a cross-section of Palestinians, Sirhan offers a detailed study of how content and sociolinguistic variables affect a narrator’s language use and linguistic behaviour. This book will be of interest to anyone engaged with narrative discourse, gender discourse, Arabic studies and linguistics.

Published Year

2014

Paperback Page Count

256

ISBN

9781349459513

Author

Nadia R. Sirhan

Publisher

Palgrave Macmillan