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Sir William Jones

by Franklin, Michael J.

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Published by University of Wales Press in Cardiff .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Jones, William, Sir, 1746-1794,
    • Lawyers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Orientalists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Indologists -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [127]-135).

      StatementMichael J. Franklin.
      SeriesWriters of Wales
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPK109.J6 F73 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination137 p. ;
      Number of Pages137
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL609878M
      ISBN 100708312950
      LC Control Number96205845
      OCLC/WorldCa33205732

      This chapter defines and considers the four dominant themes to Sir William Jones's work: his study of Sanskrit and his formulation of the family of Indo-European languages; his project for a digest of Indian law; its relation to discussions of land revenue systems; and his formulation of a methodology for the study of Indian history. Jones's legal work is examined in terms of the problems.   William Jones’s own book, Synopsis palmariorum matheseos, was a bargain at a mere £8, In one of Newton’s books, edited by William Jones, and Author: Gareth Ffowc Roberts.

        William Jones ( - ) Sir William. Jones. Born in Caenarvon, Wales. Son. of [father unknown] and Elizabeth (Cornwell) Jones. Brother of William Jones [half] Husband of Jonnet (Ryce) Jones — married [location unknown] Descendants .   Author of An essay on the law of bailments, A grammar of the Persian language, The works of Sir William Jones, Kitāb-i Šakaristān dar nahv-̄ıyi zabān-i pārs ̄ıtasnf̄ı-i Yūnus-i Ūkstūrd ̄ı= A grammar of the Persian language, The letters of Sir William Jones, The principles of government, in a dialogue between a scholar and a peasant, Works, An ode in imitation of Alcaeus.

        «previous post | next post» My parenthetical remark that Sir William Jones is incorrectly viewed as the discoverer of the Indo-European language family and founder of modern historical linguistics provoked the question in the comments of why I said this. There are two points to make here. The first is that Jones was not the first to recognize the relationship of some of the languages that. Sir William Jones (). An Ode, in Imitation of Alcaeus. William Stanley Braithwaite, ed. The Book of Georgian Verse.


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Sir William Jones () was the foremost Orientalist of his generation, and one of the greatest intellectual explorers of all time. As a Sanskritist, poet, radical Whig, jurist, precursor of Romanticism, founder of modern linguistics, Indology, the disciplines of comparative literature, philology, mythology, and law, the range of his interests and accomplishments is extraordinary.

The works of Sir William Jones by Jones, William, Sir, ; Jones, Anna Maria Shipley, lady, fl. Publication date Publisher London: G. and J. Robinson [etc.] Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor University of California Libraries Language English Volume 1.

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Managed by:Children: Thomas Jones, Griffith Jones, John Elias Jones. This volume publishes the results of the "Jones Day" conference, a meeting of scholars at his alma mater (University College, Oxford) on the bicentennial of his death. Contents: Sir William Jones as Comparative Lawyer, David Ibetson; Sir William Jones and the Classical Tradition, Richard Fynes; Sir William Jones as an Arabist, Alan Jones.

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A renowned Enlightenment polymath, Sir William Jones (–94) was a lawyer, translator and poet who wrote authoritatively on politics, comparative linguistics and oriental literature. Known initially for his Persian translations and political radicalism, Jones became further celebrated for his study and translation of ancient Sanskrit texts.

Rajiv Malhotra mocks the idea of William Jones giving Hindu Laws Navneet Dronamraju Excerpt from Rajiv Malhotra's lecture on his latest book "The Battle for Sanskrit" at Jawaharlal Nehru.JONES, Sir WILLIAM (, 28 September, ; d. Calcutta, 27 April, ; Figure 1), orientalist and judge, son of William Jones FRS, and Mary Nix, the gifted daughter of a father, a distinguished Welsh mathematician and collector of early Welsh manuscripts, was a friend of Sir Isaac Newton and Edmond Halley, and a close relation of the Anglesey polymath Lewis Morris.