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Gurage studies

collected articles

by Wolf Leslau

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Published by O. Harrassowitz in Wiesbaden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gurage languages.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWolf Leslau.
    ContributionsThomas Leiper Kane Collection (Library of Congress. Hebraic Section)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ9288 .L424 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 744 p., iv p. of plates :
    Number of Pages744
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3378226M
    ISBN 103447031891
    LC Control Number2004482011

    Nordic Journal of African Studies 15(3): – () Marriage Practices Among The Gidda Oromo, Northern Wollega, Ethiopia GEMECHU BEYENE Tuskegee University, Alabama, U.S.A and ASSEFA TOLERA Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia ABSTRACT The present paper is a descriptive study of marriage ceremonies and types of marriage among. Get Textbooks on Google Play. Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

    Ethnozoology: analysis of the methodological risks 1. Introduction A large quantity of noteworthy ethnozoological research has been conducted in Brazil to date, bringing this country into the spotlight in this field, as Brazil is now considered one of the most important sources worldwide of scientific production in this area (Alves and Souto. This book, a reprinting of fifty-five of Leslau's articles on the Semitic Gurage languages of Ethiopia, is, perhaps, after his Etymological Dictionary of Gurage (reviewed in this journal: []), his most valuable work to date.

    Gurage studies: Collected articles. By WOLF LESLAU. Wiesbaden: Otto Harras-sowitz, Pp. xxix, Reviewed by SHARON ROSE, McGill University, and DEGIF PETROS, Universite du Quebec a Montreal* Little-known even within the field of Semitic linguistics, the Gurage lan-guages are a cluster of approximately twelve South Ethiopian Semitic.   ‘ Gurage studies: collected articles by Wolf Leslau ’, Journal of the American Oriental Society , 4: –3. Hudson, G. ‘ Linguistic analysis of the Ethiopian census ’, Northeast African Studies 6, 3: 89 – Cited by:


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Gurage Studies: Collected Articles (German Edition) (German) First Edition Edition by Wolf Leslau (Author)Author: Wolf Leslau. Originally published in this study gives a detailed account of all aspects of Gurage life. An introductory chapter on South-West Ethiopia and the history of the area is followed by descriptions of Gurage settlements, ensete (banana-like plants) cultivation, kinship and marriage, the political system and religious by: The Gurage: A People of the Ensete Culture (African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century) Paperback – by William A.

Shack (Author)5/5(1). Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leslau, Wolf. Gurage studies. Wiesbaden: O. Harrassowitz, [] (OCoLC)   Originally published in this study gives a detailed account of all aspects of Gurage life.

An introductory chapter on South-West Ethiopia and the history of the area is followed by descriptions of Gurage settlements, ensete (banana-like plants) cultivation, kinship and marriage, the political system and religious by: Reviewed work(s): Gurage Studies: Collected Articles by Wolf Leslau This book, a reprinting of fifty-five of Leslau's articles on the Semitic Gurage languages of Ethiopia, is, perhaps, after his.

Then follows a discussion of fundamental questions related to lexicographical analysis. The study is supplemented by a glossary of linguistic terms used in Semitics, by a selective bibliography, by a general index, and by an index of words and forms.

The book is the result of twenty-five years of research and teaching in comparative Semitic grammar. The primary purpose of this study was to explore the Prevalence, Causes and Prevention of Primary School Dropout in Gurage Zone, Ethiopia.

To achieve this objective, the research used descriptive Author: Esayas Teshome Taddese. Gurage is a semitic language, divided into three dialect groups, Gurage West is Sebat Bet, Gurage East is Walane and Gurage North is Kistane (old name Sodo). Gurage dialects form a closely associated family members of a language seperated by time and external influences.

Gurage dialects represent clans of Gurage that live in free federation. Gurage languages is Related with Ge'ez. Gurage is written left-to-right using a system that grew out of the Ge'ez script.

Alternative scripts have not been studied for writing Gurage Af, and there is no desire to do so amongst the Gurage, aside from transliteration purposes. DOI link for The Gurage. The Gurage book. A People of the Ensete Culture.

The Gurage. DOI link for The Gurage. The Gurage book. A People of the Ensete Culture. By William A. Shack. Edition 1st Edition. First Published Subjects Area Studies, Social Sciences.

Back to book. chapter I. 28 Pages. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Shack, William A.

Gurage. New York, NY: Routledge, (OCoLC) Material Type. DOI link for The Gurage. The Gurage book. A People of the Ensete Culture. The Gurage. DOI link for The Gurage. The Gurage book. A People of the Ensete Culture.

By William A. Shack. Edition 1st Edition. Subjects Area Studies, Social Sciences. Back to book. chapter III. Gurage is a Zone in the Ethiopian Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region (SNNPR). This zone is named for the Gurage people, whose homeland lies in this is bordered on the southeast by Hadiya and Yem special woreda, on the west, north and east by the Oromia Region, and on the southeast by Silt' highest point is Mount Gurage.

The basic unit of the Gurage household, abarus, is the family and the terms used between its members set the pattern of the kinship system.

Kinship affects sexual relations, it determines the behaviour patterns of persons formally recognized in the system of terminology, but does not prescribe preferential mating in Gurage : William A. Shack. Gurage chiefly follow their traditional religious calling, but some of them are Muslims and Copts, and there are some 2, Roman Catholics.

The Sudan Interior Mission, which combines religious teaching with education and medical services, is the sole Western Protestant missionary body in : William A. Shack. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Gurage: A People of the Ensete Culture (African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

Studies in a Northern Gurage Language of Christians. Orientalia Suecana Goldenberg, Gideon. Two points of K «stane Grammar. In G. Hudson (ed.) Essays on Gurage Language and Culture. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, pp. Gutt, Ernst-August. Aspects of.

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