Genre differentiation is possible by external factors (function, communicative situation) and internal factors (grammar, theme). As the external factors for all 18 texts of the corpus are the same, the article relies on internal factors. The cohesive means of genre identification in this corpus are recurrence, time structure, connectivity, grounding, and lexis. The peculiarity of Koriak genre differentiation consists in a preponderance of narrative structures, which are characterized by a sequential time line with passages in scenic present tense and structures of a theme with a following exemplification.
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-Soviet migrants, which are characterized by competition for resources. The section “Language, Local Knowledge, and Memory” includes significant field materials. The well-illustrated chapter by E. Kasten deals with the mathematical knowledge systems of Koriaks in
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. “ Introduction: On the Definition, Theory, and Practice of Gender Shift in the North of Russia .” Anthropology of East Europe Review 28 ( 2 ): 1 – 37 . Rethmann , Petra . 2000 . “ Skins of Desire: Poetry and Identity in Koriak Women’s Gift Exchange