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Gunter   Senft

Language and Cognition
MPI for Psycholinguistics (Netherlands)
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I speak in the following language(s): Kilivila

Member of
European Society for Oceanists (ESfO)
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20th century
21st century
Indigenous languages
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  • Field Research (1982 to 2012)
    Trobriand Islanders' language, culture and cognition — German Research Scoiety
    Kilivila grammar (including orthography) and dictionary, ritual communication, conceptualization of space, Trobriand Islanders' Ways of Speaking, indigenous genres (= text categories) and metalinguistic classification of texts, eschatology, language and culture change, language, culture and cognition interface, endangered languages, language of perception, semantics-pragmatics interface
  • Teaching Experiences (1990 to 2014)
    general linguistics, anthropological linguistics — TU Berlin, U.K
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