Nuer Field Project

Nouns Verbs Verb Book Expressions Pedagogical Grammar of Nuer Translation of Genesis in Nuer Others


Works Cited

Crazzolara, J.P. Outlines of a Nuer Grammar. St. Gabriel, Modling bei Wien, Oesterreich: Verlag der Internationalen Zeitschrift “Anthropos”, 1933.

Evans-Pritchard, E. E. Correspondence to C. Blanche Soule dated December 24, 1931. (From the correspondence file for Soule at the Presbyterian Historical Archives in Philadelphia, RG 209-14-12).

Evans-Pritchard, E. E. Kinship and Marriage Among the Nuer. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1951.

Evans-Pritchard, E. E. The Nuer: A Description of the Modes of Livelihood and Political Institutions of a Nilotic People. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1940.

Evans-Pritchard, E. E. Nuer Religion. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956.

Frank, Wright Jay. Nuer Noun Morphology. Buffalo, New York: SUNY M.A. Thesis, 1999.

Holtzman, Jon. Nuer Journeys, Nuer Lives: Sudanese Refugees in Minnesota. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 2000.

Huffman, Ray. Nuer Customs and Folklore. London: Franks Cass & Co. Ltd., 1931.

Huffman, Ray. Nuer-English Dictionary. Berlin: D. Reimer, 1929.

Huffman, Ray. English-Nuer Dictionary. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1931. (companion to Huffman 1929).

Hutchinson, Sharon. Nuer Dilemmas: Coping with Money, War, and the State. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.

Johnson, Douglas H. “Editor’s Introduction: The Upper Nile Province: An Historical Overview”. In Johnson, ed. 1995.

Johnson, Douglas H. Governing the Nuer: Documents by Percy Coriat on Nuer History and Ethnography 1922-1931. Oxford: JASO, 1993.

Johnson, Douglas H. Nuer Prophets: A History of Prophecy from the Upper Nile in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994.

Johnson, Douglas H., ed. The Upper Nile Province Handbook: A Report on the Peoples and Government in the Southern Sudan, 1931. C. A. Willis, comp. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Kiggen, J. Nuer-English Dictionary. London: 1948.

Kulan, Gatwich P. and Gatluak Pal. Nuer-English Dictionary. Nairobi: Sudan Literature Centre, 1999.

Lester, Boleyn, et al., trans. Bok goka ni: Yir-me-yaa. Khartoum: Bible Society in Sudan, 1996. (Book of Jeremiah).

Lester, Boleyn, et al., trans. Ruac kuoth in rel ro. Khartoum: Bible Society of the Sudan, 1999. (The Holy Bible in Nuer, complete).

Malakal Language Conference. Rudiments of Nuer Grammar: Decisions of Malakal Language Conference Held at Malakal, Sudan in February, 1944. Yambio, Sudan: 1950.

Rejaf Language Conference. Report of Proceedings Held at Rejaf, Mongalla Province, Sudan, 9th to 14th April, 1929. London: Sudan Government, 1928.

Sanderson, Lilian Passmore and Neville. Education, Religion & Politics in Southern Sudan 1899-1964.London: Ithaca Press, 1981.

Stigand, G.H. A Nuer-English Vocabulary. Cambridge: The University Press, 1923.

Vandevort, Eleanor. A Leopard Tamed: The Story of an African Pastor, his People, and his Problems. New York: Harper & Row, 1968.

Vandevort, Eleanor. A Pedagogical Grammar of Nuer.

Westermann, Diedrich. “The Nuer Language.” In Sonderabdruck aus den Mtteilungen des Seminars fur Orientalische Sprachen zu Berlin. Abt. 3: Afrikanische Studien, Jahrg. 15. Berlin: 1912.

Yigezu, Moses. “The Nuer Vowel System”. Journal of African Languges and Linguistics, v. 16, pp. 157-70, 1995.

Works Not Cited

McFall, Ernest A. Approaching the Nuer of Africa through the Old Testament. William Carey Library, Pasadena, California: 1970.

Puoc, Kun, Paul Gak Deeng, and Samuel Nyon Kulan. A Modern Reader in the Nuer Language. Summer Institute of Linguistics: 1994. (Cited in Frank 1999, could not be found in OCLC).

Roy, Alexander M., Eleanor C. Vandevort, and Robb McLaughlin, trans. Ruac kuoth in thiak ke kui Yecu Kritho. Khartoum: Bible Society in Sudan, 1968. (The New Testament, translated by Nasser missionaries Vandevort and McLaughlin).

Soule, C. Blanche, trans. Ruaaini ti gou ti acc gor e Jon. London: British and Foreign Bible Society; New York: American Bible Society, 1938. (Book of John).

Soule, C. Blanche. Some Nuer Terms in Relation to the Human Body. Nasser, Sudan: The American Mission, 1931.

Other Works Consulted

McGann, Jerome J. “Literary Scholarship in the Digital Future,” The Chronicle of Higher Education, December 13, 2002:B7-9.

Parezo, Nancy J. “Preserving Anthropology’s Heritage: CoPAR, Anthropolgoical Records, and the Archival Community,” American Archivist, 62:2, Fall 1999.

“Quietly, ACLS History E-Book Project Proving That E-Books Really Are The Future,” and “Historians Make Their Own History By Embracing E-Books,” Library Journal Academic Newswire, The Publishing Report for July 31, 2003.

Wittenberg, Kate. “Scholarly Editing in the Digital Age,” The Chronicle of Higher Education, June 20, 2003:B12.

Websites Consulted
“Guide to Preserving Anthropological Records” by the Council for the Preservation of Anthropological Records (CoPAR)
Homepage of the EVIA Digital Archive Project
Homepage of the Gutenberg-e Project
E-mail exchange between Japanese publisher Kato Keiji and historian Robert Darnton (Princeton University) about the future of the e-book.
Unicode Consortium website
Sharmahd Computing website
UMax website
Website of London Litho, a reseller and integrator of conventional and digital imaging systems

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