Black, Lydia T.
September 1998
Arctic Anthropology;1998, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p126
Academic Journal
Attempts to reconstruction how the Aleuts conceptualized the animal domain and the relationship between humans and animals. Variability of species terminology in different languages/dialects; Principles employed in animal classification; Changes in animal nomenclature over time, borrowings, and neologisms; Dominance of symbolic significance in conceptualizing species hunted by men.


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