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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

Publications in 2008

Cultural, social anthropology (ethnology)

Ajala, Prof. Dr. Aderemi S.

University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Field of research: Cultural anthropology
Host: Prof. Dr. Günther Schlee Max-Planck-Institut für ethnologische Forschung
  • Aderemi S. Ajala: Obafemi Awolowo and the Beginning of the Yoruba Political Image in Nigeria. . In: Journal of Environment and Culture. 5(1), 2008, p. 29 - 48 [Yoruba politics, Awolowo, Social aspiration, Social Space , Cultural values].

  • Aderemi S. Ajala: Anthropology (in the 21st Century) as a Borderless Discipline: Implications for Archaeological Studies in Nigeria. In: Nyame Akuma.. 69 (June), 2008, p. 23 - 30 [Anthropology, Archaeology, Trans-disciplinary, Ibadan.].

  • Aderemi S. Ajala: 'Ifa Divination as a Diagnostic and Therapeutic Device in Yoruba Haling System'. In: Global African Spirituality, Social Capital and Self-reliance in Africa. (Ed. Tunde Babawale and Akin Alao (Eds.)) Lagos: Centre for Black African Arts and Culture., 2008, p. 215 - 232 [Ifa; Yoruba healing; Modern Healthcare; Divination; Therapeutics.].

  • Aderemi S. Ajala: “Space and Identity in Ibadan Politics, Western Nigeria”. In: African Identities. 6(1), 2008, p. 149 - 168 [Ibadan politics; Violence; Hegemonic power; Adedibu; Identity.].

Bellagamba, Prof. Dr. Alice

Universita degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Field of research: Cultural anthropology
Host: Prof. Dr. Georg Klute Universität Bayreuth
  • Alice Bellagamba: L'Africa e la stregoneria. Saggio di Antropologia storica. Roma: Laterza, 2008, 217 pp. [Africa, historical anthropology, withcraft, colonialism, postcoloniality].

Funk, Prof. Dr. Dmitry A.

Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Cultural, social anthropology (ethnology)
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Reichl Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Dmitry A. Funk: Unpublished Enets tales as recorded by B.O. Dolgikh. In: Myth, symbol, ritual. Peoples of Siberia. (Ed. Sergei Yu. Neklyudov ) Moscow: Russian State Univ. for Humanitarian Studies, 2008, p. 174 - 192 [Description and first analysis of some unpublished Enets (a Siberian ethnic group) folklore texts from the heritage of a Russian scholar Boris O. Dolgikh, stored in the archive of IEA RAS, Moscow].

  • Dmitry A. Funk: (review) Ye.N. Kuz’mina. Index of loci communes of the hero epics of Siberian people (Altai, Buriats, Tuvinians, Khakass, Shors, Yakuts). Experimental edition / Ed. N.A. Elekseev. Novosibirsk, 2005. - 1382 p. In: Etnograficheskoye obozreniye (Ethnographic review). 2, 2008, p. 173 - 177 [Critical discussion of basic principles used in the ].

  • Dmitry A. Funk: Shorskie epicheskie skazaniia o bogatyre Khan-Mergene (Shor epic tales about hero called Khan-Mergen). In: Istoriko-kulturnoe vzaimodejstvie narodov Sibiri (Historical and cultural interaction of Siberian peoples). (Ed. Irina V. Shentsova, Denis M. Tokmashev) Novokuznetsk: Kuzbasskaia gosudarstvennaia pedagogisheskaia akademiia, 2008, p. 300 - 301 [Siberian Turkic peoples, Shors, epic tales].

  • Karl Reichl: Turkic epos: traditions, forms, poetic structure / Translated from English by Viktoria Treister under edition of Dmitry Funk. Moscow: Vostochnaya literatura, 2008, 383 pp. Original author: Karl Reichl (Russian) [First Russian translation of a well-known book by Karl Reichl, initially printed in 1992 (Garland Publ., Inc.) in a series “The Albert Bates Lord studies in oral tradition”.].

Lukacs, Prof. Dr. Laszlo

Szent Istvan Kiraly Muzeum, Hungary
Field of research: Folkore studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Michael Prosser-Schell Institut für Volkskunde der Deutschen des östlichen Europa (IVDE)
  • Laszlo Lukacs: Weinbergfeste des Heiligen Urban im Ungarn der Jahrtausendwende. In: Fest, Brauch, Identität - Ünnep, szokás, identitás. Ungarisch-deutsche Kontaktfelder. Schriftenreihe des Johannes-Künzig-Instituts Bd. 9.. (Ed. Csilla Schell, Michael Prosser) Freiburg: Rombach Druck - und Verlagshaus, 2008, p. 151 - 181.

  • Laszlo Lukacs: Az 1848-as móri csata emlékei. Begebenheiten über die Moorer Schlacht. Székesfehérvár: König Sankt Stephan Museum, 2008, 40 pp. [Sagen, Revolution und Freiheitskampf 1848-49, Ungarn, Ungarndeutschen.].

  • Laszlo Lukacs: Újabb tanulmányutam a Német Szövetségi Köztársaságban. Meine jüngste Forschungsreise in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. In: Alba Regia . 37, 2008, p. 230 - 231 [Humboldt-Forschungstipendium, Universität Freiburg, Johannes Künzig-Institut, Christbaum, Ungarische Volkskunde Seminar, ].

Mencej, Prof. Dr. Mirjam

University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Field of research: Folklore studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Annette Kehnel Universität Mannheim
  • Mirjam Mencej: Space and Time in Europe: East and West, Past and Present. Ljubljana: Univerza v Ljubljani, 2008, 387 pp.

  • Mirjam Mencej: Witchcraft in eastern Slovenia and western Macedonia : a comparative analysis. In: Post-Yugoslav lifeworlds (Zupaničeva knjižnica, no. 15/1). 2nd ed.. (Ed. ŠMITEK, Zmago, SVETIEVA, Aneta ) Ljubljana: Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, 2008, p. 37 - 67 Original author: Mirjam Mencej (English) [ethnology, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Walking in circles. In: Space and time in Europe : East and West, past and present, (Zbirka Zupaničeva knjižnica no. 25). (Ed. MENCEJ, Mirjam) Ljubljana: Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, 2008, p. 35 - 65 [ethnology, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Witchcraft in Eastern Slovenia. In: Witchcraft mythologies and persecutions, (Demons, spirits, witches, vol. 3). . (Ed. PÓCS, Éva, KLANICZAY, Gábor.) Budapest, New York: Central European University Press, 2008, p. 295 - 314 [ethnology, folklore].

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: The night is yours, the day is mine! Functions of stories of night-time encounters with witches in eastern Slovenia. In: Estudos de literatura oral . 13/14, 2008, p. 189 - 206 [witchcraft, social functions, ].