ERIC Number: EJ437829
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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The Five Senses: A Semantic Taxonomy.
Pickering, William A.
Georgetown Journal of Languages and Linguistics, v2 n2 p148-56 1991
Applies concepts taken from the anthropological study of folk taxonomy to the semantic categorization of the senses in English, concluding that the 11 groups of contrast sets generally support hypotheses about folk taxonomies and present interesting data for cross-cultural comparisons. (five references) (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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