Volume 12, Issue 2, Summer 2012, Page 5-171


Praice is important species of Arabic Andlusian poetry

Journal of Al-qadisiya in arts and educational sciense, 2012, Volume 12, Issue 2, Pages 121-140

The eight centuries of the Arabic presence in this Spanish province had established this type of poetry as an authentic , distinctive trend especially recognized for its variety and length of poems . The later aspect ( length of the poem ) enabled the poet to re-use previous texts which he has read and assimilated hence participating in an active cultural dialogue with there estern texts .
This paper is an attempt to inrestigate intertetual dialogue in the Arabic Andlusian praise poem . This dialogue takes two forms : verbal transformation , and semantic transformation and it creates a medley of texts , types , and genres which touches upon linguistics , grammar and prosody .

Critical Functionality between the methodology and Non- methodology :An Approach to the criticism of criticism

Journal of Al-qadisiya in arts and educational sciense, 2012, Volume 12, Issue 2, Pages 76-89

The present study investigates the role of awareness and intentionality in contemporary criticism especially as important directives of the process of reading and evaluating the text . Critical Functionality variates in terms of forms and types due to the wide range of methods employed in the critical act and what is beyond it . This ensures the critic the utmost freedom in choosing whatever method suits his approach .

The Structure of Verb Phrases in the Holy Koran (A Semantic Study about Verses of Jihad)

Journal of Al-qadisiya in arts and educational sciense, 2012, Volume 12, Issue 2, Pages 15-40

This research semantically studies the structure of verb phrases in verses that refer to Jihad (Holy War) and fighting in the Blessed Revelation. The research depends on the roots of verbs [jahad (fight), katala (kill), shahada(die as a martyr), nafala (take booty), and ghanima(gain booty)] in determining the purpose from the Koranic address. The research combines the descriptive and analytic approaches in demonstrating them through showing the surface structure of the phrases, and analyzing the phrases and highlighting inherent relationships between them and their adjacent phrases in addition to tracing coherence relationships between those phrases.
The topic is introduced by shedding light on the structure of verb phrases in a few lines. Then the subject is dealt with in two sections the first of which studies independent verb phrases which are divided into assertive and non-assertive phrases whereas the second is concerned with dependent phrases. Afterwards, there comes the conclusion where the most important findings the study reached are displayed and which is furnished with a table which illustrates the verses that include verb phrases relevant to the research topic.