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Berlin, Brent, and P. Kay. 1969. Basic Color Terms: Their Universality and Evolution. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

D'Andrade, Roy. 1987. "A folk model of the mind," in Cultural models in language and thought, editors Dorothy Holland, and Naomi Quinn, 112-148. xii, 400 pp. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

"folk model is contrasted briefly to the scientific models of the mind found in academic psychology and psychoanalytic theory, and then related to a nonwestern folk model of the mind".

Grosby, Steven. 1994. "The Verdict of History: The Inexpungeable Tie of Primordiality--a Response to Eller & Coughlan." Ethnic and Racial Studies 17/2:164-171.

Jahoda, Gustav, and I. M. Lewis. 1988. Acquiring culture: Cross cultural studies in child development. ix, 340 pp. London, England UK: Croom Helm.

Abstract from book: attempts to look at how "children from birth onwards learn to become competent members of their culture. . . . The introductory essay provides the necessary historical background of the development of child study in both anthropology and psychology and outlines how future research in the ethnography of childhood should proceed. The book concludes with an annotated bibliography providing a guide to the literature from 1970 onwards.".

Kempton, Willett. 1981. The Folk Classification of Ceramics: A Study of Cognitive Prototypes, foreword by Paul Kay. xvii, 237 pp. Language, Thought, and Culture: Advances in the Study of Cognition, editor. E. A. Hammel, New York, NY: Academic Press.
Mexican pottery and informants. uses "category maps," mentions Rosch, Wittgenstein, etc. Series editor was UCB faculty, as was Paul Kay.

Spiro, Melford. 1990. "On the Strange and the Familiar in Recent Anthropological Thought," in Cultural Psychology: Essays on Comparative Human Development, eds. James W. Stigler, Richard A. Shweder, and Gilbert Herdt, 47-61. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Critiques the trend in modern anthropology to steer away from cross-cultural comparisons. GN502.C85 1989.

Stigler, James W., Richard A. Shweder, and Gilbert Herdt, eds. 1990. Cultural Psychology: Essays on Comparative Human Development. ix, 625 pp. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.
GN502.C85 1989.

Tyler, Stephen A., editor. 1969. Cognitive Anthropology. xiii, 521 pp. New York, NY: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston.

Werner, Oswald, and G. Mark Schoepfle. 1987. Systematic Fieldwork: Foundations of Ethnography and Interviewing, v. 1. 416 pp. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.
GN346.W47 1986.

___. 1987. Systematic Fieldwork: Ethnographic Analysis and Data Management, v. 2. 353 pp. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.
GN346.W47 1987.

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