Sabine Neumann (ed.): Comparing African Spaces [PDF]


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FAB Frankfurt African Studies Bulletin 11/1999

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165 pp.
11 graphs, 18 tables, numerous charts

Text language: English


Sabine Neumann: Preface of the Editor
Felix Ameka: Spatial information packaging in Ewe and Likbe – A comparative perspective
Andreas Dafinger: Spatial order and social navigation
Peter Gottschligg: Senegal language deixis and its development in Fula dialects
Sabine Neumann / Anne Storch: Locative class related affixes in some Benue-Congo languages
Mechthild Reh: ‘Body’, ‘Back’, and ‘belly’ – Or: On the antonyms of ‘inside’ and their conceptual sources
Thomas Widlok: A place to rest and to talk – Spatial and linguistic shifts in northern Namibia


Doris Löhr: Traces of a lost gender distinction? A study of Malgwa (Central Chadic) zoonymes

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Norbert Cyffer: A sketch of Kanuri (Doris Löhr)
Till Förster: Zerrissene Entfaltung. Alltag, Ritual und künstlerische Ausdrucksformen im Norden der Cote d’Ivoire (Antje Meißner)
Edwin Wilmsen: The Kalahari Ethnographies (1896–1898) of Siegfried Passarge (Sabine Neumann)

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