Chapter 7. Knowledge Systems

  1. Thomas Biolsi
  1. Eugene S. Hunn

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996270.ch8

A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians

A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians

How to Cite

Hunn, E. S. (2004) Knowledge Systems, in A Companion to the Anthropology of American Indians (ed T. Biolsi), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996270.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631226864

Online ISBN: 9780470996270

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Keywords:

  • knowledge;
  • TEK;
  • anthropology;
  • grafik;
  • traditional protocol

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • THE SAPIR-WHORF HYPOTHESIS OF LINGUISTIC RELATIVITY

  • KINSHIP TERMINOLOGICAL SYSTEMS

  • COLOR TERMS

  • KNOWLEDGE OF PLANTS AND ANIMALS

  • ETHNOECOLOGY

  • KNOWLEDGE OF PLACE

  • CONCLUSION