Browse School of Information Sciences by Subject "language diversity"
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(2012-05-09)This paper is part of an ongoing project examining classification and control of knowledge from local populations. This paper explores the effects of language-diversity erosion on subject access, classification schema and ...
The Postulate of Indigenous-ness: A Report to the Academy on Conundrums of Global Totalization and Classification (2012)Critiques ethnography as a tool of power, erosion of language diversity, classification of "indigenous" and legal "rights" to information gathering and dissemination. Notes the rise of databases of traditional, "indigenous," ...