Anthropology of Space. in dj.


PINXTEN, Rik, Ingrid VAN DOOREN, and Frank HARVEY. The Anthropology of Space. Foreword by Oswald Werner. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1983. Pp. [i]-x,(2),[1]-240,(4). 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. "...the first workable model of a non-Western culture's view of spatial relationships. [Pinxten] examines the extensive and complex natural philosophy of the Navajo, using a 'processual' or dynamic view of Navajo thought. In his probe into the rich but barely studied Navajo knowledge system, Pinxten evolves a wholly new methodology for lexicographic and semantic research." - from the dj. Vg in nicked dj. 60.00

Title: Anthropology of Space. in dj.

Author Name: PINXTEN, Rik, Ingrid VAN DOOREN, and Frank HARVEY VAN DOOREN, Ingrid HARVEY, Frank WERNER, Oswald, foreword

Categories: 41,

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1983, ISBN:0812278798:

Seller ID: 75378

Keywords: ANTHROPOLOGY NATIVE NATSTU UNITED STATES NAVAJO SEMANTICS ANTHROPOLOGICAL AMERICAN LINGUISTICS,