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By J. Hoftijzer, K. Johgeling, Richard C. Steiner, Bezalel Porten, K. Jongeling

The North-West Semitic epigraphic contributes significantly to our figuring out of the previous testomony and of the Ugaritic texts and to our wisdom of the North-West Semitic languages as such. This dictionary in volumes is anxious with the North-West Semitic fabric present in inscriptions, papyri and ostraca in Phoenician, Punic, Hebrew, a number of varieties of Aramaic, Ammonite, Edomite, the language of Deir Alla et cetera. the fabric covers the interval from ca. one thousand B.C. to ca. three hundred A.D. in addition to translations the entries contain discussions and whole references to scholarly literature. The publication is a translated, up to date and significantly augmented version of Jean & Hoftijzer, Dictionnaire des inscriptions semitiques de l'ouest. The additions trouble newly chanced on texts in addition to references to new scholarly literature. The e-book is an fundamental software for study in North-West Semitic epigraphy, at the outdated testomony and on Ugaritic texts, and for Semitic linguistics.

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I wanted to finish here with the image with which I began. There is a whakatauki (proverb) that talks about the harakeke plant12: Hutia te rito o te harakeke kei hea koe e te komako e ko ki mai ki ahau he aha te mea nui maku e ki atu he tangata, he tangata, he tangata If the centre shoot of the flax is pulled out the flax will die, leaving no place for the bellbird to sing. If I was to ask what was the most important thing? I will answer: it’s people, it’s people, it’s people The life of the tupuna who spoke these words was threatened.

And there was the very name Goldie—also in gold—conveniently lending itself to the accentuation, by association, of high status and the mystique of the ‘Great Artist’, who had, through his creative acts, contributed so much to the ‘national heritage’. However, the construction of this image of Goldie, of the artist and of his work, depended on several significant exclusions from, or alterations to, the historical record, or minimizations of aspects of the paintings that were in fact central to their original contexts of production and use.

1969) Politics of the New Zealand Maori: Protest and Cooperation, 1891–1909, Seattle and London: University of Washington Press. Wood, Christopher (1978) Dictionary of Victorian Painters, Woodbridge, Suffolk: Antique Collectors Club. Zambucka, Kristin (1971) Faces from the Past: The Dignity of Maori Age, Wellington: Reed. THE PRACTICE OF TRIBALISM IN POSTCOLONIAL NEW ZEALAND ANN SULLIVAN Introduction Tribal government was governing in New Zealand before the Pakeha (European) arrived, before Columbus supposedly discovered America in 1492 and before the great ‘British Empire’ colonized much of Africa, Asia and the Pacific.

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