Philippines

Book Store

Academic Publications for Sale

Note: these prices do not include shipping. Contact us to be alerted of new publications and free downloads.

Contents:

Titles may be ordered from:
SIL Academic Publications
PO Box 2270 CPO
1099 Manila PHILIPPINES

E-mail: info_philippines@sil.org 

Phone: (Int'l) +63-2-722-6186
   (Local) 02-722-6186
Fax: +63-2-726-2012

Office hours: 00:30 to 08:00 UTC
Philippine time: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Linguistics  top

The Bidayuh Language: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow Calvin R. Rensch, Carolyn M. Rensch, Jonas Noeb and Robert Sulis Ridu. 2006. xiv, 449 pp. $20.00 More...

A Grammar of Yakan Sherri Brainard and Dietlinde Behrens. 2002. 221 pp. $10.00 More...

Ibatan: A Grammatical Sketch of the Language Babuyan Claro Island Rundell D. Maree. 2007. xxviii, 410 pp. $12.00 More...

Piakandatu ami Dr. Howard P. McKaughan Loren Billings and Nelleke Goudswaard, eds. 2010. xvi, 371 pp.$12.00 More...

Role Relationships and Lexical Descriptions Applied to Batad Ifugao Leonard E. Newell. 2008. xvii, 175 pp. $10.00 More...

Yakan Texts Dietlinde Behrens. 2007. $10.00 More...

 

Anthropology and Oral Literature  top

The Agta People: A Photographic Depiction of The Casiguran Agta people of northern Aurora Province, Luzon Island, the Philippines Thomas N. Headland, Janet D. Headland and Ray T. Uehara, comps. 2011. xii, 229 pp.
USD$27.95 from SIL International Academic Bookstore: academic_books@sil.org (We stock minimal quantities in the Philippines for sale to local libraries, academics, and students. P750.00)  More...

An Anthology of Ilianen Manobo Folktales Hazel J. Wrigglesworth, ed. 1981. xiii, 299 pp. $10.00 More...

Good Character and Bad Character: The Manobo Storytelling Audience as Society's Jurors Hazel J. Wrigglesworth & Pengendá Mengsenggilid. 1993. 238 pp. $10.00

The Ibatan: A genealogy of the people of Babuyan Claro Island Judith Y.M. Maree, comp. 2005. xlii, 807 pp. $20.00 More...

The Maiden of Many Nations: The Skymaiden Who Married a Man from Earth Hazel J. Wrigglesworth, ed. 1991. 321 pp. $10.00 More...

Narrative Episodes from the Tulalang Epic Hazel J. Wrigglesworth, Ampatuan Ampalid, Letipá Andaguer, Adriano Ampangan. 2008. ix, 274 pp. $12.00 More...

The Singing Rooster: A Manobo Chief Emphasizes the Manobo Work Ethic Hazel J. Wrigglesworth, Tigar Zacharius, Lingkà Ansulang, Ampatuan Ampalid, Pengendà Mengsenggilid. 2009. ix, 142 pp.$12.00 More...

The Song from the Mango Tree: A Manobo Raconteur Introduces His Repertoire of Oral Literature with a Favourite Trickster Narrative Hazel J. Wrigglesworth, Ampatuan Ampalid. 2004. xi, 281 pp. $12.00 More...

A Voice From Many Rivers: Central Subanen Oral and Written Literature Edgar Aleo and others. Translated and annotated by Felicia Brichoux. 2002. 417 pp. $12.00 More...

A Voice From Mt. Apo: Oral and written essays on the culture and world view of the Manobo Written and recounted by Manuel Arayam and others. Translated and annotated by Ena E. Vander Molen. 2005. xxiii, 275 pp. $12.00 More...

A Voice From the Hills: Essays on the Culture and World View of the Western Bukidnon Manobo People Francisco Col-om Polenda. Translated and edited by Richard E. Elkins. 1989. 401 pp. $12.00 More...

What Place for Hunter-gatherers in Millennium Three? Thomas N. Headland and Doris L. Blood, eds. 2002. xxiii, 105 pp. Available from Amazon
This book takes a hard look at the traumatic cultural changes that our planet's remaining hunter-gatherer societies experienced in the twentieth century. 

 

Dictionaries and Lexicography  (see also SILP Archives Dictionaries and Grammars top 

Batad Ifugao Dictionary with Ethnographic Notes Leonard E. Newell & Francis Bon'og Poligon, comps. 1993. 744 pp. $20.00
Acclaimed as a model of thoroughness in ethnographic dictionary-making. Useful companion to Handbook on Lexicography, also available from this outlet. 

Handbook on Lexicography Leonard E. Newell. 1995. 368 pp. $10.00
An exposition of sound lexicographical principles and procedures; with examples from Philippine languages. 

Ibatan to English dictionary: with English, Filipino, Ilokano, Ivatan indices Judith Y.M. Maree and Orlando R. Tomas, comps. 2012. xv, 501 pp. $20.00 More...

Manobo Dictionary: of Manobo as spoken in the Agusan river valley and the Diwata mountain range Teofilo E. Gelacio, Jason K. L. Lee and Ronald L. Schumacher, comps. 2000. xii, 208 pp. $8.00 More...

Mapun-English Dictionary Millard A. Collins and Virginia R. Collins, comps. Sulfilix A. Hashim, Mapun language consultant. 2001. 703 pp. $12.00

A Masbatenyo-English Dictionary Elmer P. Wolfenden. 2001. xi, 736 pp. $20.00 More...

Romblomanon Dictionary Leonard E. Newell and Emilia Tarbardilla, comps. 2006. xviii, 853 pp.$20.00 More...

Tausug-English Dictionary: Kabtangan Iban Maana Irene U. Hassan, Seymour A. Ashley & Mary L. Ashley, comps. 1994. 2nd ed. xi, 688 pp. $20.00 More...

Tboli-English Dictionary Silin A. Awed, Lillian B. Underwood, Vivian M. Van Wynen, comps. 2004. xv, 720 pp. $20.00 More...

Tuwali Ifugao Dictionary and Grammar Sketch Richard M. Hohulin and E. Lou Hohulin, comps. 2014. xvi, 686 pp. $20.00 Print copy currently out of stock. Please email to back order.
Online version available through Webonary.org, SIL’s platform for publishing fully searchable online dictionaries.  More...

Yakan-English Dictionary Dietlinde Behrens, compiler. 2002. 610 pp. $20.00 More...

 

Bibliographies   top 

Indigenous Groups of Sabah: An Annotated Bibliography of Linguistic and Anthropological sources (2 vol set) Hans J.B. Combrink, Craig Soderberg, Michael E. Boutin and Alanna Y. Boutin (comps). 2006. Pt 1, 299 pp; Pt 2, 309 pp. $20.00 for 2-volume set. More...

 

Language & Culture   top 

Studies in Philippine Languages and Cultures (SPLC) combines two former publications titled Studies in Philippine Linguistics (SIPL) and the SIPL Supplementary Series: Philippine Texts.

Series Closure With the publication of the 10-ICAL papers (volumes 15-19, 2007-2008) the SPLC series is closed. SIPL and SPLC were a joint venture of the Linguistic Society of the Philippines and SIL Philippines between 1977-2008.

All journal articles previously found in this section now appear as free downloads. Contents of each issue can be found in the links below.

Studies in Philippine Linguistics

Studies in Philippine Languages and Cultures