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Dictionary of Caribbean English Usage
Language: en
Pages: 697
Authors: Richard Allsopp
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: University of West Indies Press

This remarkable new dictionary represents the first attempt in some four centuries to record the state of development of English as used across the entire Carib
The Encyclopedia of Caribbean Religions
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Patrick Taylor
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-30 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

The Encyclopedia of Caribbean Religions is the definitive reference for Caribbean religious phenomena from a Caribbean perspective. Generously illustrated, this
Creoles, Revisited
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Nicholas G. Faraclas
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This innovative book contributes to a paradigm shift in the study of creole languages, forging new empirical frameworks for understanding language and culture i
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Damon Corrie
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-02 - Publisher: Damon Corrie

This book is the most comprehensive phonetic compilation of cultural information ever produced about the Lokono-Arawak Tribal Nation, of north-east Amazonia, a
Editing Eden
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Frank Hutchins
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Recent scholarship on the Amazon has challenged depictions of the region that emphasize its natural exuberance or represent its residents as historically isolat
About Guyanese Amerindians
Language: en
Pages: 129
Authors: Janette Forte
Categories: Indians of South America
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher:

Negation in Arawak Languages
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Lev Michael
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-13 - Publisher: BRILL

Negation in Arawak Languages presents detailed descriptions of negation constructions in nine Arawak languages (Apurinã, Garifuna, Kurripako, Lokono, Mojeño T
Of Cannibals and Kings
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Neil L. Whitehead
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Penn State Press

"Translations of the earliest accounts, from the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, of the native peoples of the Americas, including Columbus's descriptions of
Native Peoples A to Z
Language: en
Pages: 3810
Authors: Donald Ricky
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Native American Book Publishers

A current reference work that reflects the changing times and attitudes of, and towards the indigenous peoples of all the regions of the Americas. --from publis
Languages of the Amazon
Language: en
Pages: 514
Authors: Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-17 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The first guide to Amazonia's over 300 languages compares their features, sets out their characteristics, and describes the cultures of those who speak them. Cl