29 Oct 2012

Outline of cultural materials

Submitted by ron_moe
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TitleOutline of cultural materials
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1982
AuthorsMurdock GP
PublisherHuman Relations Area Files

The OCM categories were designed as a system for classifying anthropological notes. As such it lacks many lexical domains and some of its categories are not lexical in nature. However it is fascinating to see how much overlap there is between the OCM categories and the semantic domains in the other lists. It has 732 categories.