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Language and Cultural Description
Faculty Publications
  • Terence E. Hays, Rhode Island College
Essays by Charles O. Frake / Book Review
Document Type
Book Review
Department (Manual Entry)
Dept. of Anthropology
Date of Original Version
Beginning in the late 1950s, Charles Frake was among those (including Harold Conklin and Ward Goodenough) who founded the blend of cognitive psychology, descriptive linguistics, and cultural anthropology which came to be known as “the New Ethnography” or “cognitive anthropology.”
Citation Information
Terence E. Hays. "Language and Cultural Description" (1981)
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