[Humanist] 22.730 controlled vocabularies
Humanist Discussion Group
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Sun May 3 08:19:14 CEST 2009
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 22, No. 730.
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Date: Sat, 02 May 2009 16:47:43 -0500
From: John Laudun <jlaudun at mac.com>
Subject: Re: controlled vocabularies?
On 2009-05-02, at 01:04 , Humanist Discussion Group wrote:
> I'm trying to ascertain the existence of specific controlled
> vocabularies in
> the humanities and social sciences (and/or fields therein). I'm
> particularly interested in those used with institutional
> repositories, if
> they exist. If you know of controlled vocabularies that are widely
> and used in the relevant fields outside of IRs (in journals, for
> I'd appreciate pointers to those too.
Folklorists have something like this with the Ethnographic Thesaurus.
You can find it on the website of the American Folklore Society:
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