Volume 130 / Number 1 / January—March 2010

ISSN 0003-0279

 


Articles

KAREN BAUER, Debates on Women's Status as Judges and Witnesses in Post-Formative Islamic Law. . . . . . 1
EDWIN GEROW, Escaping Language: Roman Jakobson and Abhinavagupta. . . . . . 23
J. MARSHALL UNGER, New Etymologies for Some Japanese Time-Words. . . . . . 35
AREN M. MAEIR, "And brought in the offerings and the tithes and the dedicated things faithfully" (2 Chron. 31:12): On the Meaning and Function of the Late Iron Age Judahite "Incised Handle Cooking Pots". . . . . . 43

Brief Communications

LEXANDER NIKOLAEV, Hittite menahhanda . . . . . . 63
MARTTI NISSINEN, Are There Homosexuals in Mesopotamian Literature?. . . . . . 73
WANG QILONG, Note on A. Stael-Holstein's "Double Publication" . . . . . . 79

Reviews of Books . . . . . 83

Brief Reviews . . . . . 137