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Author: Gérard Ciparisse
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: tenure, land, thesaurus, multilingual
Number of Pages: 214
Published: 2003-11
ISBN-10: 9251042837
ISBN-13: 9789251042830

Many countries are showing renewed interest in the different ways of accessing natural resources with a view to the eventual introduction of land tenure reforms, in the context of food security, worldwide poverty alleviation, environmental protection or quality of life. This English version constitutes the third volume of a linguistic polyptych, starting with the French and Spanish versions. The book covers the socio-cultural differences in the field of land tenure of the different linguistic contexts in which they are found.

Author: Sharad Rajimwale
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: terms, linguistic, handbook
Number of Pages: 268
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 817625648X
ISBN-13: 9788176256483

Author: Christopher Ehret
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: history, african, reconstruction, linguistic, archaeological
Number of Pages: 316
Published: 1982
ISBN-10: 0520045939
ISBN-13: 9780520045934

Author: Wang Mingfu and Eric Johnson
Publisher: SIL East Asia 世界少数民族语文研究院东亚部
Keywords: heritage, linguistic, cultural, zhuang
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 753674255X
ISBN-13: 9787536742550

Author: Karen Hough
Publisher: Sidestone Press
Keywords: wayana, space, perception, expression
Number of Pages: 146
Published: 2008-12-31
ISBN-10: 908890006X
ISBN-13: 9789088900068

Until recently it was assumed that all cultures perceive and express space from the ego. However, this belief in a universal phenomenological bias is currently being challenged by many linguists from several disciplines, who believe that space can also be perceived intrinsically or absolutely. This ethno-linguistic analysis of the Cariban language, Wayana (still spoken in the dense rainforests of Suriname, French Guiana and Brazil), not only strengthens these claims but, more importantly, gives a detailed account of how spatiality is expressed in Wayana. Particular attention is given to their

Author: Geert Edel
Keywords: der, sprachanalytischen, philosophie, kritik, zur, versus, linguistic, hypothesis
Number of Pages: 459
Published: 2010
ISBN-10: 3938095121
ISBN-13: 9783938095126

Author: George William Grace
Publisher: George Grace
Keywords: reality, construction, linguistic
Number of Pages: 164
Published: 1987
ISBN-10: 0709938861
ISBN-13: 9780709938866
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