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The Resource Don't sleep, there are snakes : life and language in the Amazonian jungle, Daniel L. Everett

Don't sleep, there are snakes : life and language in the Amazonian jungle, Daniel L. Everett

Label
Don't sleep, there are snakes : life and language in the Amazonian jungle
Title
Don't sleep, there are snakes
Title remainder
life and language in the Amazonian jungle
Statement of responsibility
Daniel L. Everett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Everett, Daniel Leonard
Dewey number
305.898/9
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2520.1.M9
LC item number
E94 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirahá Indians
  • Pirahá dialect
  • Jungles
  • Amazon River Region
Label
Don't sleep, there are snakes : life and language in the Amazonian jungle, Daniel L. Everett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discovering the world of the Pirahás -- The Amazon -- The cost of discipleship -- Sometimes you make mistakes -- Material culture and the absence of ritual -- Families and community -- Nature and the immediacy of experience -- A teenager named Túkaaga : murder and society -- Land to live free -- Caboclos : vignettes of Amazonian Brazilian life -- Changing channels with Pirahã sounds -- Pirahá words -- How much grammar do people need? -- Values and talking : the partnership between language and culture -- Recursion : language as a matrioshka doll -- Crooked heads and straight heads : perspectives on language and truth -- Converting the missionary
Control code
1146178
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xviii, 283 pages , [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780375425028
Lccn
2008016306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1146178
  • (Sirsi) 1146178
  • (OCoLC)212855153
Label
Don't sleep, there are snakes : life and language in the Amazonian jungle, Daniel L. Everett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discovering the world of the Pirahás -- The Amazon -- The cost of discipleship -- Sometimes you make mistakes -- Material culture and the absence of ritual -- Families and community -- Nature and the immediacy of experience -- A teenager named Túkaaga : murder and society -- Land to live free -- Caboclos : vignettes of Amazonian Brazilian life -- Changing channels with Pirahã sounds -- Pirahá words -- How much grammar do people need? -- Values and talking : the partnership between language and culture -- Recursion : language as a matrioshka doll -- Crooked heads and straight heads : perspectives on language and truth -- Converting the missionary
Control code
1146178
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xviii, 283 pages , [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780375425028
Lccn
2008016306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1146178
  • (Sirsi) 1146178
  • (OCoLC)212855153

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