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Jouni Filip Maho
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Andersson, Lars-Gunnar; Janson, Tore. 1997.
Languages in Botswana: language ecology in southern Africa. Gaborone: Longman Botswana. Pp 204.
Reviews etc.: Andy M. Chebanne, Marang, v. 12/13 (1996/97) p. 45-47; Sabine Neumann, Frankfurter afrikanistische Blätter, v. 9 (1997) p. 159-163; Herman M. Batibo, Botswana notes and records, v. 30 (1998) p. 188ff; Arvi Hurskainen, Nordic journal of African studies, v. 7 (1998) p. 95-99; Robert K. Herbert, Anthropological linguistics, v. 41 (1999) p. 561ff; Dorcas B. Molefe, Journal of southern African studies, v. 25 (1999) p. 708-709.

Barnard, Alan. 1992.
Hunters and herders of southern Africa: a comparative ethnography of the Khoisan peoples. Studies in social and cultural anthropology, 85. Cambridge University Press. Pp xxv, 349.
Reviews etc.: Megan Biesele, Sprache und Geschichte in Afrika, v. 12/13 (1991/92) p. 375-379; Alec C. Campbell, Botswana notes and records, v. 24 (1992) p. 218-219; Mathias Guenther, "'The pattern is the thing': diversity and uniformity amongst Khoisan", Current anthropology, v. 33 (1992) p. 478-481; Timothy J. Stapleton, International journal of African historical studies, v. 25 (1992) p. 437-438; I.N. Mazonde, Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, v. 56 (1993) p. 427-428; Robert Ross, African affairs, v. 92/368 (1993) p. 468-470; Rainer Vossen, Anthropos, v. 88 (1993) p. 562-564; Edwin Wilmsen, Journal of southern African studies, v. 19 (1993) p. 530-531; Edwin S. Segal, African studies review, v. 37 (1994) p. 162-166.

Bartram jnr, Laurence E. 1993.
An ethnoarchaeological analysis of Kua San (Botswana) bone food refuse. PhD thesis. University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Bleek, Dorothea Frances. 1929.
Comparative vocabularies of Bushman languages. Publications from the School of African Life and Language, University of Cape Town. Cambridge: The University Press. Pp 94.
Reviews etc.: F.W.H. M[igeod], Journal of the African Society, v. 28 (1928/29) p. 307-308; Eric Rosenthal, "Eerste Boesman-woordeboek ter wêreld", Fleur, v. 2,5 (1947) p. 33-34.
Notes: Includes lexical specimens from /Kam-ka !ke, //Ng !ke, Batwa (i.e. //Xegwi), /Auni, Masarwa (Kakia), /Nu//en, //K'au //en, !Kung, !O !kung, Masarwa (Tati), Naron, and Nama.

Bleek, Dorothea Frances. 1939/40.
A short survey of Bushman languages. Zeitschrift für Eingeborenen-Sprachen, 30, p. 52-72.

Bleek, Dorothea Frances. 1956.
A Bushman dictionary. Edited by Zellig S. Harris. American Oriental series, 41. New Haven CN: American Oriental Society. Pp xii, 773.
Reviews etc.: C.M. Doke, African studies, v. 16 (1957) p. 142-125; Joseph H. Greenberg, Language, v. 33 (1957) p. 495-497; Ernst Westphal, Africa, v. 27 (1957) p. 203-204; Oswin R.A. Köhler, Afrika und Übersee, v. 43 (1959/60) p. 133-138.
Notes: Contains lexical material from 29 Bushman languages/dialects. Part 1: Bushman-English; Part 2: English-Bushman.

Cashdan, Elizabeth Ann. 1986.
Hunter-gatherers of the northern Kalahari. Contemporary studies on Khoisan: in honour of Oswin Köhler on the occasion of his 75th birthday, v. 1, p. 145-180. Edited by Rainer Vossen and Klaus Keuthmann. Quellen zur Khoisan-Forschung, 5. Hamburg: Helmut Buske Verlag.

Cashdan, Elizabeth Ann; Chasko jnr, William J. 1977.
People of the middle and upper Nata River area: origins, population, economics and health. Unpublished report. Gaborone: Botswana Government.

Chebanne, Andy M. 2000.
The phonological system of the Cuaa language. The state of Khoesan languages in Botswana, p. 18-32. Edited by Herman M. Batibo and Joseph Tsonope. Mogoditshane (Botswana) & Gaborone: Tasalls Publ. & Books for the Basarwa Languages Project, University of Botswana and University of Tromsø.

Chebanne, Andy M. 2002.
Shifting identities in eastern Khoe: ethnic and language endangerment. Pula: Botswana journal of African studies, 16 (2), p. 147-157.

Chebanne, Andy M.; Nthapelelang, Moemedi. 2000.
The sociolinguistic survey of the Eastern Khoe in the Boteti and Makgadikgadi Pans areas of Botswana. Botswana: the future of the minority languages, p. 79-94. Edited by Herman M. Batibo and Birgit Smieja. Duisburger Arbeiten zur Sprach- und Kulturwissenschaft, 40. Frankfurt-am-Main: Peter Lang.

Dornan, Samuel Shaw. 1908.
The Masarwas and their language. Report of the South African Association of the Advancement of Science (South African journal of science), 8, p. 218-225.
Notes: Not sure of the details.

Dornan, Samuel Shaw. 1909.
Notes on the Bushmen of Basutoland. Transactions of the South African Philosophical Society, 18, p. 437-450.

Dornan, Samuel Shaw. 1917.
The Tati Bushmen (Masarwas) and their language. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, 47, p. 37-112.
Notes: Contains comparisons between Tati Bushman and Nama, !Ora and several Bushman languages.

Dornan, Samuel Shaw. 1921.
Tati Bushmen. Hasting's encyclopaedia of religion and ethics, 12, p. 205-208.

Dornan, Samuel Shaw. 1925.
Pygmies and Bushmen of the Kalahari: an account of the hunting tribes inhabiting the great arid plateau of the Kalahari desert, their precarious manners of living, their habits, customs and beliefs; with some reference to Bushman art, both early and of recent date, and to the neighbouring African tribes. London: Seeley, Service & Co. Pp 312.
Reviews etc.: Alice Werner, Bulletin of the School of Oriental Studies, v. 3 (1925) p. 851-852.
Notes: Deals with "Bushmen [Hiechware], Hottentots, Herero" (Strohmeyer 1982:189). Reprinted 1975 as a 'new edition' by Cornelis Struik Publishers in Cape Town, with a new introduction by Ione Rudner (Africana collectanea, 50; ISBN-10 0-86977-055-1).

Ehret, Christopher. 1967.
Cattle-keeping and milking in eastern and southern African history: the linguistic evidence. Journal of African history, 8 (1), p. 1-17.

Ehret, Christopher. 1982.
The first spread of food production to southern Africa. The archaeological and linguistic reconstruction of African history, p. 158-181. Edited by Christopher Ehret and Merrick Posnansky. Berkeley, Los Angeles & London: University of California Press.

Greenhow, Timothy Allen. 1977.
The Tati resettlement scheme of Botswana: a study in natural resource planning and implementation within a social, economic and political framework. MA thesis. University of Windsor.

Hachipola, Simooya Jerome. 1996.
Survey of the minority languages of Zimbabwe: a research report. Harare: Department of African Languages and Literature, University of Zimbabwe. Pp vi, 75, 30.

Hachipola, Simooya Jerome. 1998.
Survey of the minority languages of Zimbabwe. Harare: University of Zimbabwe Publ. Pp xxii, 126.

Hasselbring, Sue; Segatlhe, Thabiso; Munch, Julie. 2001.
A sociolinguistic survey of the languages of Botswana, v. 2. Sociolinguistic studies of Botswana language series. Gaborone: Basarwa Languages Project, under the University of Botswana/University of Tromsø Collaborative Basarwa Research Programme. Pp v, 196.

Hitchcock, Robert Karl. 1988.
Settlement, seasonality and subsistence stress among the Tyua of northern Botswana. Coping with seasonal constraints, p. 65-85. Edited by Rebecca Huss-Ashmore. MASCA(?) research papers in science and archaeology, 5. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania.
Notes: What's MASCA?

Joyce, J.W. 1938.
Report on the Masarwa in the Bamangwato Reserve, Bechuanaland Protectorate. League of Nations publications VI, series B: 'Slavery', C.112, M.98, annex 6, p. 57-76. New York.

Kent, Susan. (Ed.) 1996.
Cultural diversity among twentieth-century foragers: an African perspective. Cambridge University Press.
Reviews etc.: Peter Mitchell, African archaeological review, v. 17 (2000) p. 177-181.

Kent, Susan. 1996.
Hunting variability at a recently sedentary Kalahari village. Cultural diversity among twentieth-century foragers: an African perspective, p. 125-156. Edited by Susan Kent. Cambridge University Press.

Köhler, Oswin Reinhold Albin. 1962.
Studien zum Genussystem und Verbalbau der zentralen Khoisan-Sprachen. Anthropos: internationale Zeitschrift für Völker- und Sprachenkunde, 57, p. 529-546.

Maingard, Louis Fernand. 1961.
The central group of the click languages of the Kalahari. African studies, 20 (2), p. 114-122.
Reviews etc.: L.F. Maingard, "Alterations", African studies, v. 20 (1961) p. 194.

Maingard, Louis Fernand. 1963.
A comparative study of Naron, Hietshware and Korana. African studies, 22 (3), p. 97-108.

Miller, Marc S. (Ed.) 1993.
State of the peoples: a global human rights report on societies in danger. Boston: Beacon Press.
Notes: Includes many sections on African peoples, e.g. "The Ju/'hoan Bushmen: indigenous rights in a new country" (p. 33-39) by Megan Biesele, "Bushman peoples of Namibia and South Africa" (p. 165) by Megan Biesele, "G/wi and G//ana of Botswana" (p. 166-167) by John Hudelson, "Hadzabe of Tanzania" (p. 167-168) by Nicholas Blurton Jones, "Nharo Bushmen of Botswana" (p. 172) by Mathias Guenther, "Okavango Delta peoples of Botswana" (p. 174-175) by John Bock, "Tyua of Zimbabwe" (p. 178) by Robert K. Hitchcock, and more.

Motzafi-Haller, Pnina. 1987.
Transformations in the Tswapong region, central Botswana: national policies and local realities. PhD thesis. Waltham MA: Brandeis University.

Motzafi-Haller, Pnina. 1993.
The duiker and the hare: Tswapong subjects and Ngwato rulers in pre-colonial Botswana. Botswana notes and records, 25, p. 59-72.

Passarge, Siegfried. 1905.
Die Buschmänner der Kalahari. Mitteilungen aus den deutschen Schutzgebieten, 18, p. 194-292.
Reviews etc.: Gustav Fritsch, Zeitschrift für Ethnologie, v. 38 (1906) p. 71-79; S. Passarge, "Eine Berichtigung zu der Besprechung", Zeitschrift für Ethnologie, v. 38 (1906) p. 411-415.
Notes: Re-published 1907 in book form, slightly revised.

Passarge, Siegfried. 1907.
Die Buschmänner der Kalahari. Berlin: Verlag von Dietrich Reimer. Pp v, 144.
Reviews etc.: Anon, Journal of the African Society, v. 7 (1907/08) p. 105-106.
Notes: Slight revision of his 1905 article.

Schapera, Isaac. 1930.
The Khoisan languages. The Khoisan peoples of South Africa, p. 419-438. London: Regan & Kegan Paul.

Snyman, Jan Winston. 1983.
The Tsowaa of Botswana. Khoisan Special Interest Group: newsletter, 1, p. (?).

Snyman, Jan Winston. 1986.
Man and natural resources: a historical perspective. Sprache und Geschichte in Afrika (SUGIA), 7 (1), p. 351-368.

Snyman, Jan Winston. 2000.
Palatalization in the Tsowaa and G//ana languages of central Botswana. The state of Khoesan languages in Botswana, p. 33-43. Edited by Herman M. Batibo and Joseph Tsonope. Mogoditshane (Botswana) & Gaborone: Tasalls Publ. & Books for the Basarwa Languages Project, University of Botswana and University of Tromsø.
Notes: The chapter title is given "A report on the Tswaa and G//ana languages" in the book's table of contents.

Tagart, Edward Samuel B. 1933.
Report on the conditions existing among the Masarwa in the Bamangwato Reserve of the Bechuanaland Protectorate and certain other matters appertaining to the natives living therein. Pretoria: Government Printer (South Africa). Pp 24.

Tapela, Henderson M. 1976.
The Tati district of Botswana, 1866-1969. PhD thesis. Brighton: University of Sussex.

Vierich [Esche], Helga Ingeborg [Doris]. 1977.
Ecological anthropology: investigations among Kweneng district Basarwa. Botswana notes and records, 9, p. 169-170.

Vierich [Esche], Helga Ingeborg [Doris]. 1977.
Interim report on Basarwa and related poor Bakgalagadi in Kweneng district. Molepolole (Botswana) & Gaborone: Kweneng District Council, Ministry of Local Government and Lands (Botswana).

Vierich [Esche], Helga Ingeborg [Doris]. 1982.
Adaptive flexibility in a multi-ethnic setting: the Basarwa of the southern Kalahari. Politics and history in band societies, p. 213-222. Edited by Eleanor B. Leacock and Richard B. Lee. Cambridge & Paris: Cambridge University Press; Editions de la Maison des Sciences de l'Homme.

Vierich [Esche], Helga Ingeborg [Doris]. 1982.
The Kûa of the south-eastern Kalahari: a study of the socio-ecology of dependency. PhD thesis. University of Toronto. Pp 388.

Vierich [Esche], Helga Ingeborg [Doris]; Hitchcock, Robert Karl. 1996.
Kua: farmers/foragers of the eastern Kalahari, Botswana. Cultural diversity among twentieth-century foragers: an African perspective, p. 108-124. Edited by Susan Kent. Cambridge University Press.
Notes: The <u> in Kua should have a macron over it.

Vossen, Rainer. 1998.
Historical classification of Khoe (Central Khoisan) languages of southern Africa. African studies, 57 (1), p. 93-106.

Werbner, Richard P. 1970.
Land and chieftainship in the Tati concession. Botswana notes and records, 2, p. 6-13.

Westphal, Ernst Oswald Johannes. 1962.
On classifying Bushman and Hottentot languages. African language studies, 3, p. 30-48.

Westphal, Ernst Oswald Johannes. 1966.
Linguistic research in SWA and Angola. Die ethnischen Gruppen Südwestafrikas, p. 125-144. Wissenschaftliche Forschung in Südwestafrika, 3. Windhoek: Südwestafrikanische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft.
Notes: Includes lexical specimens from G//abake, Shua, Buka, Xû, Nharo, Dama, Kwadi, Zhu/hõasi, ≠Au//eîn, Maligo, ≠Hûa, Ng/amani, Ng/huki, and //Xegwi.

Winter, Jürgen Christoph. 1981.
Khoisan. Die Sprachen Afrikas, p. 329-374. Edited by Bernd Heine, Thilo C. Schadeberg and Ekkehard Wolff. Hamburg: Helmut Buske Verlag.

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