TITLE

The world's oldest profession: indexing?

AUTHOR(S)
Humphreys, Nancy K.
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Indexer;Dec2011, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p161
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A closer look at the 3,000-year-old I Ching, or Book of changes, from China, yields some surprising conclusions about the origins of indexing. This ancient book of hexagrams contains the world's oldest table of contents and index.
ACCESSION #
74315519

 

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