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Former Presidents of Latvia

PUBLICATIONS

 

I. Poetics, Literature, Folklore

 

BOOKS

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira(2005) Saules balsi [Latvian Sun Song Melodies. Selected and commented by Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga. (In Latvian and English)]. Riga: Karogs. 151 p. ISBN 9984-505-82-0

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (2002). Trejādās saules: III. Meteoroloģiskā saule [The Threefold Sun, Vol. III: The Meteorological Sun]. Riga: Karogs. 174 p. ISBN 9984-505-71-5

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1999). Trejādās saules: II. Hronoloģiskā saule [The Threefold Sun, Vol. II: The Chronological Sun]. Riga: Karogs. 296 p. ISBN 9984-505-52-9

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1997). Trejādās saules: I. Kosmoloģiskā saule [The Threefold Sun,Vol. I: The Cosmological Sun]. (An analysis of the themes of content in Latvian folksongs about the sun). Riga: Karogs. 240 p. ISBN 9984-505-40-5

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1993). Pret straumi[Against the current. Essays on Latvian identity]. Montreal: Helios. 256 p. ISBN 0-9693501-6-3

- 2nd edition (1995). Riga: Karogs. 256 p. ISBN 9984-505-25-1

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (Ed.) (1989). Linguistics and Poetics of Latvian Folk Songs. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press. 371 p. ISBN 0-7735-0661-6

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1989). Dzintara kalnā [On the Amber Mountain]. Montreal: Helios. 193 p. ISBN 0-9693501-2-0

- Revised 2nd edition (1993). Riga: Zvaigzne. 179 p. (Printed in 10 000 copies). ISBN 5-405-00949-0

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira & FREIBERGS, Imants (1988). Saules dainas / Latvian Sun Songs. Montreal: Helios. 266 p. ISBN 0-9693501-0-4

- Revised 2nd edition (1991). Riga: Grāmata. 266 p. (Printed in 20 000 copies). ISBN 5-85800-001-0

 

BOOKS IN PREPARATION

 

VĪĶE -FREIBERGA, Vaira. The logic of poetry. On structure and function in the Latvian dainas.

 

VĪĶE -FREIBERGA, Vaira. The Threefold Sun. English version of selected chapters from Trejādās saules.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira. Par kultūru [Essays on culture].

 

DATA BASES

 

LATVIAN SUN-SONG MELODIES (1989). A data base of texts with their melodies. Transcribed by Vaira VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS and Imants FREIBERGS. Montreal.

 

THE MONTREAL CORPUS OF LATVIAN SUN SONGS (1976) (updated 1988). Transcribed by Imants FREIBERGS and Vaira VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, (Over 4000 folk song texts). Montreal.

 

DATA BASE OF LATVIAN DAINAS (1982). A computer-accessible transcription of A. Švābe, K. Straubergs, & E. Hauzenberga-Šturma (Eds), Latviešu tautas dziesmas (Copenhagen: Imanta, 1952-1956), 12 vols. Transcribed by Imants FREIBERGS and Vaira VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS in Montreal (Vol.1, 11 and parts of vols. 2, 8 and 9), and by Valdis BĒRZIŅŠ, Kristīne KONRĀDE and Guntis STRAZDS in Boston for the remaining volumes. (Over 71 000 Latvian folk song texts).

 

TECHNICAL REPORTS

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira & FREIBERGS, Imants. The Sun songs of Latvian folklore: A computer-accessible corpus. Technical Report No 1, Grant No S73-1636, Canada Council, 1976 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 250 pp.

 

FREIBERGS, Imants & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira. Concordance for individual words of the Latvian Sun song corpus. Technical Report No 2 Grant No S73-1636, Canada Council, 1976 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 300 pp.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira & FREIBERGS, Imants. Forward and backward frequency dictionaries for single words of the Latvian Sun song corpus. Technical Report No 3, Grant No S73-1636, Canada Council, 1976 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 284 pp.

 

FREIBERGS, Imants & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira. Frequency listings of word pairs in the Latvian Sun song corpus. Technical Report No 4, Grant No S76-1068-R1, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1977 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 191 pp.

 

FREIBERGS, Imants & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira. Frequency listings of lines and line couplets in the Latvian Sun song corpus. Technical Report No 5, Grant No S76-1068-R1, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1977 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 113 pp.

 

FREIBERGS, Imants & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira. Descriptions and listings of the programs used in the treatment of the computer-accessible corpus of Latvian Sun songs. Technical Report No 6, Grant No S76-1068-R1, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1977 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 100 pp.

 

FREIBERGS, Imants & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira. Concordance of first lines in the Latvian Sun song corpus. Technical Report No 7, Grant No S76-1068-R1, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1977 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 50 pp.

 

FREIBERGS, Imants & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira. Frequencies and concordance of single words classified by word endings (reverse dictionary) in the Latvian Sun song corpus. Technical Report No 8, Grant No S76-1068-R1, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 1977 (Updated 1987), Université de Montréal. 80 pp.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS


Total number of chapters : 22

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (2001). Saule {The sun]. In: Lindsay Jones (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Religion, 2nd edition. Vol. 12. MacMillan Reference USA, Thomson Gale (pp. 8131-8135). ISBN 0-02-865981-3.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (2001). The Poppy Blossom from my Native Land: The married woman as exile in Latvian folk poetry. In: Luisa Del Giudice and Gerald Porter (Eds.), Imagined States (pp. 193-213). Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press. ISBN 0-87421-412-2

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (2000). The resplendent maiden crown in Latvian folksongs. In: Rieuwerts, Sigrid, and Helga Stein (Eds.), Bridging the Cultural Divide: Our Common Ballad Heritage / Kulturelle Brcüken: Gemeinsame Balladentradition. Proceedings of the 28th International ballad conference at Hildesheim, Germany, 1998. Hildesheim: Olms. ISBN 3-487-11016-4

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (2000). Of golden-winged fish and black-eyed rivers:the bahuvrihi epithet in the Latvian dainas. In:Jochen D.Range (Ed.), Aspekte Baltischer Forschung. Schriften des Instituts fur Baltistik der Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald; Band 1. In honorem Rainer Eckert. (pp. 318-343). Essen: Verlag “Die Blaue Eule”. ISBN 3-89206-929-8

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1997). Par maizi, pienu un izdzīvošanu [About bread, milk and survival]. Concluding commentary, 7th volume [Poēmas] of the collected works [Raksti] of Imants Ziedonis (pp. 374-389). Riga, Latvia: Nordik.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1996). Amberland: From mythical country of song to a romantic symbol for modern Latvia. In: Eythun Andreassen (Ed.) Visions & Identities (pp. 18-41). Tórshavn, Faroe Islands: Tungulist.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1993). Never on Sunday: A structural analysis of the ‘days of the week’ cluster of Latvian folk songs. In: Bengt R. Jonsson (Ed.) The Stockholm Ballad Conference 1991 (pp. 181-203). Stockholm: Svenskt Visarkiv.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira ( 1993). Saderības daudzinājums [On harmony]. In: Anta Rudzīte (Ed.), Latviešu tautas dzīvesziņa, vol. 4: Tikumi vērtības (pp. 330-337). Rīga, Latvia: Zvaigzne.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1992). Never on Sunday: A structural analysis of the “days of the week” cluster of Latvian folk songs. ARV Scandinavian Yearbook of Folklore , 48, 181-203.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1990). The major gods and goddesses of ancient Latvian mythology. In B. M. Kangere & H.D. Rinholm (Eds), Symposium Balticum: A Festchrift to honour Professor Velta Rūķe-Draviņa (pp. 1-20). Hamburg: Helmut Buske.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1989). The major gods and goddesses of ancient Latvian mythology. In V. Vīķis-Freibergs (Ed.), Linguistics and Poetics of Latvian Folk Songs (pp. 91-112). Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1989). Oral tradition as cultural history in the lyrical world of the Latvian dainas. In V. Vīķis-Freibergs (Ed.), Linguistics and Poetics of Latvian Folk Songs (pp. 3-13). Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1989). Text variants in the Latvian folk song corpus: Theoretical and practical problems. In V. Vīķis-Freibergs (Ed.), Linguistics and Poetics of Latvian Folk Songs (pp. 49-72). Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1989). The Boyar's beautiful daughters: A structural analysis of stanza sequence in Latvian folk songs. In V. Vīķis-Freibergs (Ed.), Linguistics and Poetics of Latvian Folk Songs (pp. 312-341). Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1988). Echos de la révolution française dans le soulèvement des "Kaugurieši" et le roman du même nom de K. Zariņš. In "Colloques Langues'o", Echos lointains de la révolution française (pp. 55-69). Paris: Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1985). A. Pumpurs' Bearslayer: Folk epic or romantic literary creation? In A. Loit & B. Kangere-Metuzāle (Eds), National movements in the Baltic countries during the 19th century (pp. 523-536). Stockholm: Studia Baltica Stockholmiensia 2.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1984). Creativity and tradition in oral folklore, or the balance of innovation and repetition in the oral poet's art. In W.R. Crozier and A.J. Chapman (Eds), Cognitive processes in the perception of art (pp. 325-343). Amsterdam: North Holland.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1982). The Devil in Latvian folktales: An analysis of character in relation to plot. In E.V. Ūygas and P.Voorheis (Eds), Folklorica: Festschrift for Felix J. Oinas. Indiana University Uralic and Altaic Series, Vol. 14. (pp. 291-305). Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1981). Daina (Latvian). Entry in Harry B. Weber (Ed.), The modern encyclopedia of Russian and Soviet literature, Vol. 5 (pp. 41-49). Gulf Breeze, Fl: Academic International Press.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1979). Introduction to A. Brigadere's play "Maija and Paija". In A. Straumanis (Ed.), The Golden Steed: Seven Baltic Plays (pp. 115-122). Prospect Heights: Waveland Press.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1973). Myth and metaphor in Latvian dainas. In A. Ziedonis, Jr., J. Puhvel, R. Šilbajoris, & M. Valgemae (Eds), Baltic Literature and Linguistics (pp. 127-134). Columbus: Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1973). The poetic imagination of the Latvian dainas. Proceedings of the Second Conference on Baltic Studies in Scandinavia. Vol. 2. Literature and Linguistics (pp. 31-43). Stockholm: Baltiska Institutet.

 

SHORT STORIES

 

VIKIS, Vaira (1956). Surprise de Noël. Acta Victoriana, Dec.,Vol. 81, No 2, 19-21.

 

ARTICLES in PERIODICALS


Total number : 55

 

VYKĖ-FREIBERGA, Vaira (2001). Saulė ir vainikas [Lithuanian translation of “The Bright Sun and the Maiden’s Crown in Latvian Folk Songs”]. Acta Baltica 2001, 137-151.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (2001). Kultūras mantojums, saglabāšana un atjaunošana [Cultural heritage, preservation and renewal]. Jaunā Gaita, 46 (2), Nr. 225,16-17.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1998). Jāņi [Midsummer night]. Karogs, 6, 176-199.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1998). Spožā saule un meitas vainags dainās [The resplendent maiden crown in the Latvian dainas]. Jaunā Gaita (Hamilton, Ont.), 213, 26-33.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1997). Gaišā un spožā saule [The bright and shining sun in Latvian folksongs]. Spīdola! (Riga), 4, 7-8. .

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1997). Saderība ar Visumu un Dieva meklējumi [Harmony with the Cosmic and religious experience] . Labietis, 93, 3347-3353.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1997). Sink or swim: On associative structuring in longer Latvian folksongs. Oral Tradition, 12 (2), 279-307.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1996). Saule un nesaule: mākoņi, migla [Good and bad weather and its symbolism in the Latvian Sun-songs]. Karogs, 9, 203-219.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1996). Saulīt’ silta, māmiņ’ jauka [The warm, feminine sun as a metaphor for the mother in Latvian folksongs]. Skola un ģimene, 5 (389), 12-14.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1995). Šī saule un viņa saule [This world and the next in Latvian Sun-songs]. Jaunā Gaita (Hamilton, Ont), 203, 21-36.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1995). Maģiskā Saule: Buršana un buramie vārdi par sauli [The magical sun: Folk beliefs, rituals and incantation involving the sun]. Karogs, 6, 126-147.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1995). The negative parallel or negative simile in Latvian folk poetry. Journal of Baltic Studies, 26 (1), 3-22.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1994). Sinonīmais un analogais paralēlisms dainās un cittautu folklorā. [Synonymous and analogous parallelism in the Latvian dainas and other traditions]. Latvijas Zinātņu Akadēmijas Vēstis [Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences], No. 9/10, 1-10.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1994). Saule, pasaule, viņsaule. [The sun in Latvian folklore]. Introductory thematic statement, programme and souvenir booklet for the International Festival of Folklore Baltica-94. Riga, Latvia, July 12-16, 1994, published by the Latvian Ministry of Culture. 5p.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1994). The sun in Latvian folklore [English version of the above]. BALTICA-94. Riga: Latvian Ministry of Culture. 5 p.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1993). Jāņos (The Midsummer Festival). Laiks (New York), June 23, p.1.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1993). Jāņos (The Midsummer Festival). Diena (Riga), June 22, p.1.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira ( 1992). Teksta vienības, to mainība, formuliskā uzbūve un kombinatorika latvju dainās [Segmentation, variation and formulaic structures in the Latvian daina corpus]. Latvijas Zinātņu Akadēmijas Vēstis [Proceedings of the Latvian Academy of Sciences]. Nŗ 9 (542), 7-17.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Stebuklinga saule ir saules mitai. Liaudies kultūra (Lithuania), 18 (3), 16-21. Lithuanian version of Teiksmainā Saule un Saules mīts [The mythical figure of the Sun and the Latvian Sun-myth].

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1991). La logique de la poésie. Mémoires de la Société royale du Canada. Nŗ 44, 115–130.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1991). Narrative structures, meanings and life histories in the historical novel “Kaugurieši”. Journal of Narrative and Life History, 1 (4), 343–362.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Family feasts and rituals in Latvian folklore. Introductory thematic statement, programme and souvenir booklet for the International Festival of Folklore Baltica-91, Riga, Latvia, July 7-14, 1991, published by the Latvian Ministry of Culture. 3 pp.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Ģimene un ģimenes godi latviešu tradicijās [Latvian version of the above], Baltica-91. 3 pp.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Ģimene un ģimenes godi latviešu tautas tradīcijās. [Reprinting of the above]. Daugavpils Vēstnesis, July 20, p. 5.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Seno latviešu dievi un kulti [The gods and cults of the ancient Latvians]. Dabas un vēstures kalendārs 1991 [1991 Almanach for Nature and History; published in 120 000 copies]. Riga: Zinātne [publishing house of the Latvian Academy of Sciences]. Pp. 215-223.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1990). Par lugas "Zelta zirgs" simboliku.[Symbolic polysemy in Rainis' drama "The Golden Steed"]. Literatūra un māksla, September 13, 10-11.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1990). Kas Rainī liels un kam tas pieder? [Wherein lies the greatness of the poet Rainis and whom does he belong to?] Karogs, Nr 12, 178-179.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1990). Teiksmainā Saule un Saules mīts [The mythical figure of the Sun and the Latvian Sun-myth]. Karogs, Nr 10, 119-126.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1990). Pelnrušķīte nāciju ballē jeb latviešu kultūra Eiropas kontekstā [Cinderella at the ball of nations or Latvian culture in its European context]. Karogs (Riga), Nr 9, 168-171.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1989). Tautas dzīvei un tautas nākotnei [For the survival and future of a people]. Literatūra un māksla (Riga, Latvia), No 9, 6-7.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1989). Senā latviešu dievestība [The ancient religion of the Latvians]. Padomju Jaunatne, (Riga, Latvia), March 25, Nr. 58 (11647), 4-5.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1987). Par dainu tēvu un dainu pasauli [About the Father of the dainas and the world of the dainas]. Literatūra un māksla (Riga, Latvia), No 50, 10-11.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1987). Senā latviešu mītoloģija [Ancient Latvian mythology]. Tauriķis (Adelaide, Australia), Jan., 1, 8-13.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1986). O sviecie lotewskich dain i ich "ocju" [On the Latvian dainas and their "father"]. Literatura ludova (Warsaw, Poland), 30, 47-60.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1986). Krisjanis Barons och den lettiska folkdikten [Krisjanis Barons and Latvian folk poetry]. Artes (Stockholm, Sweden), 12 (5), 45-54.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1986). Senā latviešu dievestība [The ancient religion of the Latvians]. MLB Ziņotājs (Montreal), 37, No. 3 (444), 15-17. and 37, No. 4 (445), 8-12.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1986). The lyrical and the epical in Latvian and Finnish folk poetry. Journal of Baltic Studies, 17, 98-107.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1985). Amber in Latvian mythology and folklore. Journal of Baltic Studies, 16, 320-340.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1985). Starptautiskais Kr. Barona simpozijs [International Symposium in honour of the sesquicentennial of Kr. Barons]. Universitas (New York), 55, 74-76.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1980). Dzejiskā iztēle latvju dainās [The poetic imagination of the Latvian dainas]. Jaunā Gaita (Hamilton, Ont), , 25, No 127, 7-11; No 128 (continued), 15-18.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1980). A structural analysis of lexical and contextual semantics - Latvian Balts 'white' in Sun-songs. Journal of Baltic Studies, 11, 215-230.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1980). The orphan in Latvian Sun-songs: An analysis of the semantic links between two concepts. Journal of Baltic Studies, 11, 49-61.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1979). Loģiskā struktūra un tēlainība buramo vārdu un māņticību dainās [Logical structure and imagery of Latvian dainas dealing with sorcery and magic]. Universitas, 43, 13-17.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira & FREIBERGS, Imants F (1978). Formulaic analysis of the computer- accessible corpus of Latvian Sun-songs. Computers and the Humanities, 12, 329-339.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira & FREIBERGS, Imants F (1978). The Sun-songs of Latvian folklore: A computer-accessible corpus. Journal of Baltic Studies, 9, 20-31.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1977). Linear and cyclic time in traditional and modern Latvian poetry. World Literature Today [formerly Books Abroad], 51, 538-543.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1977). Prāta un gara gaismas simboli latviešu folklorā un literatūrā [Symbols of illumination in Latvian folklore and literature]. Universitas (New York), 40, 4-6.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1976). Dziesma un tauta [In praise of song]. Jaunā Gaita (Hamilton, Ont), 21, No 110, 3, 11, 12.

 

-same as the above. Latvija Amerikā (Toronto), July 24, 1976, p. 6

-same as the above. MLV Ziņotājs (Montreal), 1976, August, p. 1-3.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1976). Kad saule ieiet auna zīmē [When the sun enter Aries]. Laiks (Latvian newspaper, New York), March 16.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1975). Dainu atbalsis mūsdienu Latvijas dzejā [Echoes of the dainas in contemporary Latvian poetry]. Jaunā Gaita (Hamilton, Ont), No 102, 3-8.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1975). Echoes of the dainas and the search for identity in contemporary Latvian poetry. Journal of Baltic Studies, 6, 17-29.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1973). The poetic imagination of the Latvian dainas. Mosaic, 6, (4), 209-221.

 

FREIBERGS, Vaira (1971). Logical structure and sensory imagery of Latvian dainas dealing with sorcery and magic. Bulletin of Baltic Studies, No 5, 20-29.

 


II. Cognitive and Experimental Psychology

 

BOOKS

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1974). La fréquence lexicale au Québec. Montréal: Presses de l'Université de Montréal.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1994). Psycholinguistique expérimentale. In: Marc N. Richelle, Jean Requin, and Michèle Robert (Eds.) Traité de psychologie expérimentale (vol. 2, pp. 333-387). Paris: Presses Universitaires de France.

 

LECTURE NOTES

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1997). Introduction à la psycholinguistique. Département de psychologie, Université de Montréal. 243 pages.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1996). Introduction à la psychopharmacologie. Département de psychologie, Université de Montréal. 176 pages.

 

TECHNICAL REPORTS

 

FREIBERGS, Vaira (1970). Normes d'association libre aux premières cinq réponses des hiérarchies d'association aux 100 mots Kent-Rosanoff. Rapport no 2, Octroi APA-219, Conseil National de Recherches, Université de Montréal. 165 pp.

 

FREIBERGS, Vaira (1968). Normes d'association libre aux 100 mots Kent-Rosanoff. Rapport no 1 Octroi APA-219, Conseil National de Recherches, Université de Montréal. 80 pp.

 

ARTICLES


Total number : 23

 

JOYAL. C. C., LALONDE, Robert, VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira, et BOTEZ, M. I. (1993). Are age-related behavioral disorders improved by folate administration? Experimental Aging Research, 19, 367-376.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Scientia et sapientia. Atklājums [Discovery] (Riga, Latvia), 1 (2), 14-21.

 

GAMSA, Ann, & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1991). Psychological events are both risk factors in, and consequences of, chronic pain. Pain, 44, 271-277.

 

VIKIS -FREIBERGS, Vaira (1990). On sustainable growth in the future of psychology. Psychologie canadienne, 31 (3), 285-288.

 

LALONDE, Robert & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1985). Manipulations of 5-HT activity and memory in the rat. Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Behavior, 22 (3), 377-382.

 

FREIBERGS, Imants & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1983). Reliability of associative response diversity as a characteristic of stimulus words. Psychological Reports, 52, 635-655.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1982). Mnemonics: science or charlatanism? Contemporary Psychology, 27, 659.

 

LALONDE, Robert & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1982). The effects of chlorpromazine and lithium on discrimination learning in the rat. Psychopharmacology, 76, 218-221.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1982). Expressing the inexpressible and measuring the incommensurable: On language, literature and psychology. Psychologie canadienne, 23, 1-10.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1980). A psychological approach to semantics. Contemporary Psychology, 25, 834.

 

FRIGON, Jean-Yves & VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1978). Mnemonic retrieval strategies in serial to paired-associate transfer. Psychological Reports, 42, 199-206.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1977). Apprentissage et mémoire chez l'homme. Contemporary Psychology, 22, 133.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira & FREIBERGS, Imants (1976). Free association norms in French and English: Inter-linguistic and intra-linguistic comparisons. Canadian Journal of Psychology, 30, 123-133.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1976). Abstractness and emotionality values for 398 French words. Canadian Journal of Psychology, 30, 22-30.

 

TELNER, John, VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira, & LEPORE Franco (1976). Effects of low and moderate doses of chlorpromazine on discrimination learning in the rat. Psychopharmacology, 47, 205-208.

 

LEPORE, Franco, PTITO, Maurice, FREIBERGS, Vaira, & GUILLEMOT, Jean-Pierre (1974). Effects of low doses of chlorpromazine on a conditioned emotional response in the rat. Psychological Reports, 34, 231-237.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1973). La capacité d'appréhension verbale. Psychologie canadienne, 14, 370.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1972). A stochastic model for free association response hierarchies? Psychological Review, 79, 268-274.

 

DUTTA, S., KANUNGO, R.N., & FREIBERGS, V. (1972). Retention of affective material: Effects of intensity of affect on retrieval. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 23, 64-80.

 

LECLERC, Claude, & FREIBERGS, Vaira (1971). L'influence d'indices subliminaux perceptifs et symboliques sur la formation d'un concept. Revue canadienne de psychologie, 25, 292-301.

 

FREIBERGS, Vaira & DOUGLAS, Virginia I. (1969). Concept learning in hyperactive and normal children. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 74, 388-395.

 

FREIBERGS, Vaira, DOUGLAS, Virginia I., & WEISS, Gabriele (1968). The effect of chlorpromazine on concept learning in hyperactive children under two conditions of reinforcement. Psychopharmacologie (Berl.), 13, 299-310.

 

FREIBERGS, Vaira & TULVING, Endel (1961). The effect of practice on utilization of information from positive and negative instances in concept identification. Canadian Journal of Psychology, 15, 101-106.

 

III. Essays on culture, ethnic identity and society


Total number : 36

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1998). Valoda un pašapziņa dainās [On eloquence, self-confidence and assertivity in the Latvian dainas]. Dabas un vēstures kalendārs 1999 [Almanach of History and Natural History]. Riga.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1997). Tautas nacionālā pašapziņa - problēmas un iespējas [Self-esteem and national pride: Problems and opportunities]. Karogs (Riga), 11, 200-215.

 

Reprinted in:

 

- Brīvā Latvija (Riga), p. 1 et 8, September 20.

- Izglītība un kultūra (Riga), p. 9-11, September 11, 1997.

- Latvija Amerikā (Toronto), October 1997.

- PBLA Forums (Riga), 9, 5-11 , December 1997.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1997). Cienīt cilvēku kā cilvēku - pats sevī un citos [Self-esteem and respect toward others]. Latvijas vēstnesis (Riga), p. 4, septembre 12.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1995-96). Kad brīvības zvani zvanījuši: straumes un tilti; tauta dzimtemē un ārpus tās [After the bells have ring for liberty]. Laiks (New York), December 30, 1995, p. 1 and 8; January 3, 1996, p. 8; January 6, 1996, p. 6, and January 13, 1996, p. 8.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1995). Cirtīsim ceļu caur ledus sienu [How to break through the wall of ice]. Brīvā Latvija , Riga, Nr. 19 May 15-20, p.1 and 14.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1995). Tādi nu mēs esam, un tur nekā nevar darīt [That’s just the way we are and there is nothing we can do about it]. Revised and enlarged version in seven sections for the daily newspaper Neatkarīgā, Riga. starting July 4, p. 3-4.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1994). Tādi nu mēs esam, un tur nekā nevar darīt [That’s just the way we are and there is nothing we can do about it] Laiks (New York), November 19,
p.1, 2, 6.

 

Reprinted in:

 

- Nacionālā Neatkarība (Riga), December 28, 1994, p. 5-7.

- Fragments published in the daily newspaper Labrīt (Riga), December 5, 1994, p. 10.

- Lauku Avīze (Riga), January 1995.

- Izglītības mēnešraksts [Educational Monthly ]. Latvian Ministery of Education, Riga, February 1995.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1993). Savai tautai [Song Festivals and Latvian identity]. Neatkarīgā Cīņa, July 5, p.1.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1993). Garīgā spēka avoti.[Our spiritual well-springs]. Latvju mūzika, 22, 2452-2455.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1992). Kultūras latviskums un īpatnība [The specificity of Latvian culture]. Karogs (Rīga), Nŗ 7/8, 188–201.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Latviskā kultūra vēsturiskā skatījumā [Latvian culture in its historical perspective] Literatūra un Māksla, September 6, pp. 14-15

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1991). Dziesmu svētki — garīgā spēka avoti. [The Song Festival — Our spiritual well-spring] (English and Latvian versions). VADONIS (Toronto): 9th Latvian Song Festival in Canada, 1991, 3-5.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1990). Trimdas psiholoģija. [The psychology of exile - revised and enlarged version]. Skola un ģimene, No 8, 6-7; No 9.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1990). Saderības daudzinājums [On harmony]. Staburags (Riga), Jan.- Feb., 33-39.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1989). Latvijas liktens griežos [Latvia at a historical cross-road]. Montreālas latviešu biedrības Ziņotājs, No.11 (488), 2-6.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1989). Dziesma tālumā dzimteni sveic [The linden tree with many branches: on cultural survival]. Dziesmu svētku Vadonis (Los Angeles), 33-35.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1986). Brīvība un latviskā dzīves ziņa [Freedom and national traditions]. Brīvība (Stockholm), Aug., No 6, 3,5; No 7 (continued).

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1986). Brīvība un latviskā dzīves ziņa [Freedom and national traditions]. Jaunā Gaita, 31, No 159, 3-8.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1985). Kultūra un sabiedrība [On culture: high, low and ethnic]. Jaunā Gaita, 30, No 155, 10-19.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1982). Jaunatne un sabiedrība: paaudžu maiņa latviešu trimdas apstākļos [The changing of the generations in Latvian exile communities]. Jaunā Gaita, , 27, No 138/139, 3-12.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1979). Par brīvību un humānisma vērtībām [On liberty and humanistic values]. Jaunā Gaita, 24, No 122, 3-9, 61.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1979). [On liberty and humanism] Russian translation, Facts and thoughts = Russian equivalent (New York), Feb., No 6, 3-10.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1978). Par brīvību [On liberty]. Jaunā Gaita, , 23, No 117, 3-9; 61.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1977). Trimdas psīcholoģija [The psychology of exile]. Jaunā Gaita, 22, No 112, 49-52.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1976). Par saderību [On harmony]. Labietis, 52, 1414-1416.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1974). Latviskā identitāte trimdā [Latvian identity in exile]. Jaunā Gaita, (Hamilton) , No 100, 15-18; No 101, 15-17, 23.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1971). Latvijas valsts laiku maiņās [Latvian statehood in its historical perspective]. Universitas (New York), 28, 76-79.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1961). Dažas psīcholoģisku konfliktu situācijas trimdas nacionālā audzināšanā [Ethnic education in exile: Some sources of conflict]. Trimdas skola (Toronto), 20, 773-775.

 

IV. Review articles, critiques and book reviews


Total number : 19

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1996). "Sieviete dzintarā". Review of A Woman in Amber: Healing the trauma of war and exile.New York: Soho, 1995. by Agate Nesaule. Laiks (New York), March 23, p. 3, 6.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1989). Review of "Paliekamdziesma: Krišjānim Baronam 150." World Literature Today, Winter issue.

 

VIKIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1987). Review of two books honouring K. Barons. Jahrbuch für Volksliedforschung, 32, 217-219.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1986). Review of I. Dunkele's "Zur Struktur der lettischen Volkslieder 'Pūt vējiņi'". Journal of Baltic Studies, 17, 159-161.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1986). Review of K. Arājs' "Krišjānis Barons un 'Latvju dainas'". Journal of Baltic Studies, 17, 157-159.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1986). Review of K. Arājs' "Krišjānis Barons". Journal of Baltic Studies, 17, 156-157.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1982). Heroic epic and saga: An introduction to the world's great folk epics. Journal of Baltic Studies, 13, 159-160.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1980). Latvian literature under the Soviets: 1940-1975. Slavic and East European Journal, 24 (2), 187-189.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1979). Tales of farmers and hunters: Mordwin and South Ostyak folklore in German translation: A review article. Journal of Baltic Studies, 10, 162-169.

 

VĪĶE-FREIBERGA, Vaira (1979). Negaidīta sastapšanās: Latviešu vīru koris dzied Grieķijas galvaspilsētā [An unexpected pleasure: the Latvian male choir 'Dziedonis' in Athens]. Laiks, Dec. 8, 3, 4.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1979). Saules teiksma latvju dainās [The Sun myth in Latvian folklore]. Jaunā Gaita, 24, No 125, 3-6.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1977). The liberated female: Life, work and sex in socialist Hungary. Journal of Baltic Studies, 10, 173-174.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1977). "The Study of Russian Folklore" by F. Oinas and S. Soudakoff (Eds): A review article. Journal of Baltic Studies, 8, (No 2), 172-176.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1977). Nekrievu literatūras Padomju Savienībā [Review of "Discordant voices: The Non-Russian Soviet literatures", George S.N. Luckyj, Ed.]. Jaunā Gaita, No 116, 61-63.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1977). Slavens parapsīchologs Montrealā [A famous parapsychologist in Montreal]. Montrealas latviešu biedrības Ziņotājs, April , 9-10.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1976). Apceres vācu valodā par latviešu folkloru un literatūru [Publications in German on Latvian literature and folklore]. Jaunā Gaita, No 107, 54-56.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1975). Senlatviešu reliģija sinkretisma gaismā [Ancient Latvian religion in the light of syncretism]. Jaunā Gaita, No 104, 16-20.

(with Stephen C. Reynolds) (1974). A recent study in Latvian mythology: A review article. Journal of Baltic Studies, 5 (3), 226-236.

 

VĪĶIS-FREIBERGS, Vaira (1972). Latviešu pasakas angļu valodā [Latvian folk tales in English translation]. Jaunā Gaita, No 90, 56-58.