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Roy Ellen has studied the Nuaulu humans of jap Indonesia for greater than two decades. he's a tremendous determine in ethnobiology, the department of anthropology that examines the social and cultural transformation of organic wisdom. the current examine appears on the Nuaulu classificatory method of animal wisdom: the connection among animal phrases and animal different types, how those different types are built, and the language of type. the writer is dependent upon wealthy and engaging information to teach that each one classifications mirror an interplay between tradition, cognitive techniques, and the cloth international.

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