Guahibo-Sikuani

ETHNONYMS: Generic for the linguistic family: Goajivo, Guahibo, Guayba, Jiwi, Uajibo, Uwaiwa, Waiwa. Specific ethnic groups: 1) Jiwi, Sikuani; 2) Cuiba, Chiricoa, Jiwi; 3) Hitnu, Macaguane; 4) Cunimia, Guayabero.


Bibliography

Morley, Robert, and Donald Metzger (1974). "The Guahibo—People of the Savanna." Acta Ethnologica et Linguistica (Vienna), no. 31.


Reichel-Dolmatoff, Gerardo (1944). "La cultura material de los indios guahibo." Revista del Instituto Etnológico Nacional 1:437-503.


Rivet, Paul (1948). "La famille linguistique guahibo." Journal de la Société des Américanistes, n.s. 37:191-240.

Wilbert, Johannes, and Karin Simoneau, eds. (1991). Folk Literature of the Cuiva Indians. Los Angeles: University of California, Latin American Center.


Wilbert, Johannes, and Karin Simoneau, eds. (1992). Folk Literature of the Sikuani Indians. Los Angeles: University of California, Latin American Center.

FRANCISCO ORTIZ (Translated by Ruth Gubler)

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