Enets Language in the Studies of Domestic and Foreign Scientists

Kolesnik Maria A., Libakova Natalia M., Sertakova Ekaterina A.
2018 Journal of Siberian Federal University  
The article presents a historiographical review of foreign and domestic research literature devoted to the Enets language. The analysis of publications made it possible to identify general tendencies in the study of the Enets language, the indigenous minorities of the North, and also the vector of modern research. Modern cultural processes in the global space form and make an inexhaustible interest in the traditional cultures and, especially, in the cultures of small-numbered peoples urgent.
more » ... study of the languages of these ethnic groups appears as one of the tasks, the solution of which will allow revitalizing native languages, as well as the values of traditional culture as a whole. Keywords: The Enets, indigenous minorities of the North, traditional culture, language studies. The reported study was funded by Krasnoyarsk Regional Fund of Science according to the research project: «Development of scientific and methodological support for the preservation of a unique cultural heritage for the Ket and Enets ethno-cultural groups of indigenous small peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East living on the territory of the Krasnoyarsk Territory.
doi:10.17516/1997-1370-0248 fatcat:j4bc7nj5wfemhgw3isy5hr6il4