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The world's writing systems /

de Bright, William (edt.) ; Daniels, Peter T. (edt.)
Collation: 1 vol. (XLV-922 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm.Édition: New York : Oxford [etc.] : Oxford Univ. Press, 1996, cop. 1996.ISBN: 0195079930 (rel); 9780195079937 (rel).Sujet RAMEAU: Alphabet Encyclopédies | Graphemics | Writing | Langues Écriture | Écriture Encyclopédies Thématique: Sémiotique et communication Thématique spécifique: Ecriture | Sociolinguistique | Technologie | Modernisation | Système d'écriture | AlphabetGéographique: Asie méridionale | Proche orient | Asie du Sud-Est | Asie centrale | Asie orientale | EuropeType de document: OuvrageLangue du document: anglaisPays d'édition: Etats-Unis d'Amériques, Royaume-Uni de Grande-Bretagne et d'Irlande du NordContient: pt. 1. Grammatology. The study of writing systems -- pt. 2. Ancient Near Eastern writing systems. The first civilizations -- Mesopotamian cuneiform -- Egyptian writing -- The Meriotic script -- Epigraphic Semitic scripts -- The Iberian scripts -- The Berber scripts -- Anatolian hieroglyphs -- Aegean scripts -- Old Persian cuneiform -- pt. 3. Decipherment. Methods of decipherment -- The Proto-Elamite script -- The Indus script -- Maya and other Mesoamerican scripts -- Rongorongo of Easter Island -- pt. 4. East Asian writing systems. Early Chinese writing -- Modern Chinese writing -- Japanese writing -- Korean writing -- Siniform scripts of inner Asia : Tangut ; Kian and Jurchin -- The Yi script -- Asian calligraphy -- Comparative table of Sinitic characters -- pt. 5. European writing systems. Transmission of thee Phoenician script to the West -- The Greek alphabet -- The Anatolian alphabets -- The Coptic alphabet -- The Gothic alphabet -- The scripts of Italy -- The Roman alphabet -- The Runic script -- Ogham -- The Slavic alphabets -- The Armenian alphabet -- The Georgian alphabet
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Notes bibliogr. Index.

pt. 1. Grammatology. The study of writing systems -- pt. 2. Ancient Near Eastern writing systems. The first civilizations -- Mesopotamian cuneiform -- Egyptian writing -- The Meriotic script -- Epigraphic Semitic scripts -- The Iberian scripts -- The Berber scripts -- Anatolian hieroglyphs -- Aegean scripts -- Old Persian cuneiform -- pt. 3. Decipherment. Methods of decipherment -- The Proto-Elamite script -- The Indus script -- Maya and other Mesoamerican scripts -- Rongorongo of Easter Island -- pt. 4. East Asian writing systems. Early Chinese writing -- Modern Chinese writing -- Japanese writing -- Korean writing -- Siniform scripts of inner Asia : Tangut ; Kian and Jurchin -- The Yi script -- Asian calligraphy -- Comparative table of Sinitic characters -- pt. 5. European writing systems. Transmission of thee Phoenician script to the West -- The Greek alphabet -- The Anatolian alphabets -- The Coptic alphabet -- The Gothic alphabet -- The scripts of Italy -- The Roman alphabet -- The Runic script -- Ogham -- The Slavic alphabets -- The Armenian alphabet -- The Georgian alphabet

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