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Record #183262:

Inuit and scientific philosophies about planning, prediction, and uncertainty / Peter Bates.

Title: Inuit and scientific philosophies about planning, prediction, and uncertainty / Peter Bates.
Author(s): Bates, Peter.
Date: 2007.
In: Arctic Anthropology. (2007.), Vol. 44(2) (2007)
Abstract: Explores Inuit philosophies about future, long-term planning, and prediction, and investigates contrasts with Western ideas. Argues that Inuit philosophies are highly effective and sophisticated method of knowing Arctic environment and dealing with its inherent uncertainties.
Notes:

Arctic Anthropology. Vol. 44(2) :87-100 (2007).

Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography: Eskimo.
1 -- Philosophy.
113/119 -- Attitudes to nature.
5 -- Science.
502 -- Environmental issues.
551.583 -- Climatic changes.
T -- Social anthropology and ethnography.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
SPRI record no.: 183262

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