『Animal Names』目次

Alessandro Minelli, Gherardo Ortalli, Glauco Sanga (eds.)
(2005年刊行, Istituto Veneto di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, Venezia, x+574 pp., ISBN:88-88143-38-6版元ページ

Leopoldo MAZZAROLLI — Preface V

Part I: Classification

Alessandro MINELLI — Classifications, hierarchies, taxonomies, naming 3
Brent BERLIN — "Just another fish story?" Size-symbolic properties of fish names 9
Franco CREVATIN — Bawlé ways of thinking (Ivory Coast): generalisations and contextuality 21
Gareth J. DYKE and Julia D. SIGWART — A search for a “smoking gun?” : no need for an alternative to the Linnaean system of classification 49
Michel LAURIN — The advantages of Phylogenetic Nomenclature over Linnean Nomenclature 67
John B.TRUMPER — Classification, ethnoclassification and some reflexions on European rodents and hawks in folk culture 99

Part II: Tame / Wild

Marta MADDALON — The tame/ wild dichotomy in ethnology and ethno-linguistics 131
Luciano GIANNELLI — Essential singular in animal name 143
Colin P. GROVES — Domestic and wild mammals: naming and identity 151
Tim INGOLD — Naming as storytelling: speaking of animals among the Koyukon of Alaska 159
Gerard TOFFIN — Cow/buffalo: a significant opposition in the Indian and Himalayan world 173
John B. TRUMPER — Markedness, symbolic use and genesis of animal terms, from the point of view of the tame/ wild dichotomy 185

Part III: Meaning

Rita CAPRINI — Meaning, semantics, taboo, onomasiology and etymology 235
Mario ALINEI — Names of animals, animals as names: synthesis of a research 245
Michel CONTINI — Zoonyms of phonosymbolical origin: classifying and interpretation matters 269
Jean-Philippe DALBERA — The reproductive cycle of zoonyms 293
Glauco SANGA — The wolf and the fox: which is the ‘real’ name of the animals? With a theory on totemism 307
Edward TUTTLE — Zoonymic evolution in the face of accepted structural drift 319

Part IV: Symbolism

Nicole REVEL — The symbolism of animals? names: analogy, metaphor, totemism 339
Marlene ALBERT-LLORCA — The use of metaphors and analogies in our understanding of the animal world: the Catalan corpus on birds and fishes 345
William BRIGHT — Animal names in native northwestern California 359
Florence BRUNOIS — Man or animal: who copies who? Interspecific empathy and imitation among the Kasua of New Guinea 369
Diego POLI — Herdsmen and animals. A cultural correspondence in the Indo-European area 383
Nicole REVEL — Palawan highlanders and Dayaks of Borneo: human beings and birds, their relation 401
Franca TAMISARI and John BRADLEY — To have and to give the law. Animal names, place and event 419

Part V: Contact and Substitution

Alberto ZAMBONI — Contact and substitution: introductory remarks 441
Liliane BODSON — Naming the exotic animals in ancient Greek and Latin 453
Alessandro MINELLI and Philip K. TUBBS — Reciprocal loan between vernacular and scientific names of animals 481
Gherardo ORTALLI — Naming animals in the middle ages, between crisis and recovery 491
Domenico SILVESTRI — Animals names in the Indo-mediterranean cultural space 507


Abstracts 523
Index of Linguistic Forms 543
Index of Scientific Names 559
Author Index 563
Contributors 573