By Robert E. MacLaury, Galina V. Paramei, Don Dedrick
The sphere of colour categorization has consistently been intrinsically multi- and inter-disciplinary, in view that its beginnings within the 19th century. the most contribution of this booklet is to foster a brand new point of integration between diverse methods to the anthropological research of colour. The editors have positioned nice attempt into bringing jointly learn from anthropology, linguistics, psychology, semiotics, and numerous different fields, via selling the exploration of different yet interacting and complementary ways that those quite a few views version the area of colour event. through so doing, they considerably advertise the emergence of a coherent box of the anthropology of color.
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Anthropology of Color: Interdisciplinary multilevel modeling by Robert E. MacLaury, Galina V. Paramei, Don Dedrick