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LINGUIST List 24.5078

Wed Dec 11 2013

Books: Animales y plantas del pueblo kakataibo: Zariquiey, Fleck

Editor for this issue: Justin Petro <justinlinguistlist.org>

Date: 11-Dec-2013
From: Ulrich Lueders <lincom.europat-online.de>
Subject: Animales y plantas del pueblo kakataibo: Zariquiey, Fleck
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Title: Animales y plantas del pueblo kakataibo
Subtitle: Diccionario trilingüe (kakataibo, español, inglés) con identificaciones biológicas, índice alfabético castellano-kakataibo, clasificación semántica, nombres regionales y definiciones etnobiológicas
Series Title: Languages of the World /Dictionaries 52
Published: 2013
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
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Book URL: http://www.lincom-shop.eu

Author: Roberto Zariquiey
Author: David W. Fleck
Hardback: ISBN: 9783862885206 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 148.00
Abstract:

Animales y plantas del pueblo kakataibo is a trilingual (Kakaktaibo-Spanish-English) ethnobiological dictionary, which includes biological identifications, Regional Spanish names and ethnobiological definitions produced following an innovative methodology, based on a close collaboration between Kakataibo speakers, linguists and biologists. The dictionary also includes a Spanish-Kakataibo alphabetic index and a semantic classification of all the entries, based on biological taxonomy. The book is the result of two years of collaborative work and, during this time, an interdisciplinar and intercultural research team has documented the ethnobiological knowledge of the Kakataibo people, manifested in different discourse genres (from traditional narratives to medical recipies) and has developed a very detailed lexical database from which this dictionary has been produced. With more than 1250 entries, Animales y plantas del pueblo kakataibo constitutes the most ambicious effort for documenting the ethnobiological lexicon of the Kakataibo language and is perhaps one of the largest ethnobiological dictionaries available for any other Amazonian language.



Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
                            Lexicography

Subject Language(s): Cashibo-Cacataibo (cbr)

Written In: Spanish (spa)

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