Nature Knowledge: Ethnoscience, Cognition, and Utility

Nature Knowledge: Ethnoscience, Cognition, and Utility

by Glauco Sanga
     
 

ISBN-10: 1571818227

ISBN-13: 9781571818225

Pub. Date: 05/28/2003

Publisher: Berghahn Books, Incorporated

Numerous scholars, in particular anthropologists, historians, economists, linguists, and biologists, have, over the last few years, studied forms of knowledge and use of nature, and of the ways nature can be protected and conserved. Some of the most prominent scholars have come together in this volume to reflect on what has been achieved so far, to compare the

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Numerous scholars, in particular anthropologists, historians, economists, linguists, and biologists, have, over the last few years, studied forms of knowledge and use of nature, and of the ways nature can be protected and conserved. Some of the most prominent scholars have come together in this volume to reflect on what has been achieved so far, to compare the work carried out in the past, to discuss the problems that have emerged from different research projects, and to map out the way forward.

Glauco Sanga teaches at the Ca'Foscari University, Venice; Gherardo Ortalli is the Academic Director of the Istituto Veneto.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781571818225
Publisher:
Berghahn Books, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/28/2003
Pages:
484
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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