Document (#26596)

Author
Olson, H.A.
Title
Cultural discourse of classification : indigeous alternatives to the tradition of Aristotle, Durkheim, and Foucault
Source
Advances in classification research, vol.10: proceedings of the 10th ASIS SIG/CR Classification Research Workshop. Ed.: Albrechtsen, H. u. J.E. Mai
Imprint
Medford, NJ : Information Today
Year
2001
Pages
S.91-106
Series
ASIS monograph series
Abstract
The paper explores the cultural construction of classification by identifying fundamental characteristics of classification and examining how these fit with other cultures. Foucault's method of discourse analysis is applied to selected texts an classification in two areas. The first area is classification originated in the dominant Western culture. The second area is classifications from indigenous cultures. It is concluded that classification research needs to have an increasing awareness of the cultural construction of classification schemes and to work with alternatives to approaches of fundamental universal principles of classification.
Theme
Geschichte der Klassifikationssysteme
Klassifikationstheorie: Elemente / Struktur

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