[b-hebrew] Hebrew Bible PhD programs (Joseph Justiss)

Randall Buth randallbuth at gmail.com
Wed Jul 28 18:08:04 EDT 2010


Not alot of other Randall Buth's, are there?


On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 11:04 PM, Joseph Justiss <jljustiss at gmail.com>wrote:

> *Buth, Randall John*. Word order in Aramaic from the perspectives of
> functional grammar and discourse analysis. 1987. UCLA
>
> Was this you?
>
> On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 10:59 PM, James Christian <
> jc.bhebrew at googlemail.com> wrote:
>
>> Just out of interest what was your PhD? Where did you do it? We've
>> interacted a few times on list but I don't recall you ever mentioning.
>>
>> James Christian
>>
>>
>> On 28 July 2010 22:58, James Christian <jc.bhebrew at googlemail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> So, they expect a high standard right? Are theses generally written in
>>> English or Modern Hebrew or both?
>>>
>>> James Christian
>>>
>>>
>>> On 28 July 2010 22:10, Randall Buth <randallbuth at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Israeli Universities tend to take a long time because the
>>>> incoming students usually need several years of work to
>>>> get to the appropriate levels.
>>>>
>>>> One former student of mine is finishing up a PhD, writing on
>>>> the language of Yermiyahu. He's doing a good job and having
>>>> fun. I believe that he has spent seven years total in the
>>>> program, not counting two preparatory years.
>>>> But he knows his material.
>>>>
>>>> blessings
>>>>  Randall
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 10:03 PM, James Christian <
>>>> jc.bhebrew at googlemail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi Randall,
>>>>>
>>>>> where did you do your PhD? Can you give us any insights about Israeli
>>>>> Unis? Is Classical Hebrew widely studied? What's the funding situation like?
>>>>>
>>>>> James Christian
>>>>>
>>>>> On 28 July 2010 21:54, Randall Buth <randallbuth at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> My advice is to learn to speak modern Hebrew fluently
>>>>>> before doing a PhD program, wherever.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> PhD programs outside of Israel do not require the
>>>>>> Hebrew learning, but students rarely find time to fit it
>>>>>> in, --
>>>>>> until they are out, have a degree, maybe a job,
>>>>>> and no time to learn to speak the language.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Then they rationalize.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I've known many who have taken the above advice
>>>>>> and all have thanked me for it. No regrets.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> blessings
>>>>>> Randall Buth
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Randall Buth, PhD
>>>>>> www.biblicalulpan.org
>>>>>> randallbuth at gmail.com
>>>>>> Biblical Language Center
>>>>>> Learn Easily - Progress Further - Remember for Life
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>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Randall Buth, PhD
>>>> www.biblicalulpan.org
>>>> randallbuth at gmail.com
>>>> Biblical Language Center
>>>> Learn Easily - Progress Further - Remember for Life
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Joseph Justiss
>
>


-- 
Randall Buth, PhD
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Biblical Language Center
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