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The Resource Ethnobiological Classification : Principles of Categorization of Plants and Animals in Traditional Societies

Ethnobiological Classification : Principles of Categorization of Plants and Animals in Traditional Societies

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Ethnobiological Classification : Principles of Categorization of Plants and Animals in Traditional Societies
Title
Ethnobiological Classification
Title remainder
Principles of Categorization of Plants and Animals in Traditional Societies
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A founder of and leading thinker in the field of modern ethnobiology looks at the widespread regularities in the classification and naming of plants and animals among peoples of traditional, nonliterate societies--regularities that persist across local environments, cultures, societies, and languages. Brent Berlin maintains that these patterns can best be explained by the similarity of human beings' largely unconscious appreciation of the natural affinities among groupings of plants and animals: people recognize and name a grouping of organisms quite independently of its actual or potential
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Berlin, Brent
Dewey number
  • 574.6/1
  • 574.61
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN468.4 .B47 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • Folk classification
  • Ethnozoology
  • Ethnobotany
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Ethnobotany
  • Ethnozoology
  • Folk classification
Label
Ethnobiological Classification : Principles of Categorization of Plants and Animals in Traditional Societies
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Cover
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (354 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862597
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt735bq5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013126
Label
Ethnobiological Classification : Principles of Categorization of Plants and Animals in Traditional Societies
Publication
Note
Cover
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (354 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862597
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt735bq5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013126

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