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The truth of personal names

Pina-Cabral, Joao (2010) The truth of personal names. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute, 16 (2). pp. 297-312. ISSN 1359-0987. (doi:10.1111/j.1467-9655.2010.01626.x) (KAR id:31204)

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Abstract

Portuguese-speakers, when asked about their personal names, often respond with a notion of the

China), Bahia (Brazil), and Portugal, the article interprets this notion of truth as a form of ontological

order and to a cultural and linguistic universe associated to it.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1111/j.1467-9655.2010.01626.x
Uncontrolled keywords: Person; Names; Brazil; Macau; China
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation > Social and Cultural Anthropology
Depositing User: Joao de Pina Cabral
Date Deposited: 03 Oct 2012 11:59 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 09:28 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/31204 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Pina-Cabral, Joao: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7180-4407
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