The Phonemes of Keresan

  title={The Phonemes of Keresan},
  author={Robert F. Spencer},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  pages={229 - 236}
  • R. Spencer
  • Published 1946
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
1. The ethnography of the Pueblos of the Rio Grande Valley has been comprehensively treated in the careful work of Elsie Clews Parsons, Leslie A. White, and many others. The languages of the area, and in particular, Keresan, have been subject to some unfortunate neglect. Indeed, the only careful investigation of Keres is that undertaken nearly thirty years ago by Franz Boas, to whom we are indebted for two volumes of texts with translations as well as a short text with an accompanying… Expand
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