Volume 128 / Number 2 / April—June 2008

ISSN 0003-0279

 


Articles

BRUCE WIILLS, The Cultic Versus the Forensic: Judahite and Mesopotamian Judicial Procedures in the First Millennium B.C.E. . . . . . . 205
ELITZUR AVRAHAM BAR-ASHER, The imperative Forms of Proto-Semitic and a New Perspective on Earth's Law . . . . . . 233
ANN HEIRMAN, Indian Disciplinary Rules and Their Early Chinese Adepts: A Buddhist Reality . . . . . . 257
MAGED S. A. MIKHAIL, Notes on the Ahl al-Dīwān: The Arab-Egyptian Army of the Seventh through the Ninth Centuries C. E. . . . . . . 273
ERIK S. OHLANDER, A New Terminus Ad Quem for `Umar al-Suhrawardī's Magnum Opus . . . . . . 285

Review Articles

PRODS OKTOR SKJAERVO, The Horse in Indo-lranian Mythology . . . . . . 295
JARED S. KLEIN, A New Dictionary of the Rigveda. . . . . . 303

Brief Communications

AILIN QIAN, Spice, Spiced Wine, and Pure Wine . . . . . .311
RAYMOND WESTBROOK, Personal Exile in the Ancient Near East . . . . . . 317
HEW MCLEOD, The Five Ks of the Khalsa Sikhs . . . . . . 325

Reviews of Books . . . . . .333

Brief Reviews. . . . . .389