Slavic Philology LM (2016/2017)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

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Name of lecturer
Stefano Aloe
Stefano Aloe
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I SEMESTRE dal Oct 3, 2016 al Jan 21, 2017.

Lesson timetable

Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 8:30 AM - 10:10 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.10  
Thursday 1:30 PM - 3:10 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.10  

Learning outcomes

Slavic Philology – Knowledge of the principal phonetic and morphologic structures of the Paleoslavonic language, as well as of the fundamental issues of Slavistics (Cirillic-Methodian mission, elements of comparative Slavic phonology and linguistics, historical-cultural subdivision of the Slavic populations).


«Slavic Comparatistics: centripetal and centrifugal forces in Slavic languages and cultures»

BIBLIOGRAFY (for reference):
M.Garzaniti, Gli Slavi. Storia, culture e lingue dalle origini ai nostri giorni, Roma, Carocci, 2013.
N. Marcialis, Introduzione alla lingua paleoslava, Firenze, Firenze university press, 2005 (Il cap. introduttivo)
F.Conte, Gli Slavi. Le civiltà dell'Europa centrale e orientale, Torino, Einaudi, 1991.

Additional research material: see also:
R. Picchio, Lo slavo ecclesiastico, in: ID., Letteratura della Slavia ortodossa, Bari, Dedalo, 1991, pp. 103-143.
H. Andersen, Le lingue slave, in: A. Giacalone Ramat, P. Ramat (a cura di), Le lingue indo-europee, Bologna, Il Mulino, 1997 (I ed. 1993), pp. 441-479.

Assessment methods and criteria

Assessment will be by oral exam. For students who regularly attend the classes there is also the possibility to agree a seminarial programme, including students' talks during the classes about their short research concerning agreed themes. In this case, the talks are to consider as a substitute of the oral exam.

Student opinions - 2016/2017