Book review of: Eric R. Scerri. The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007

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Title:
Book review of: Eric R. Scerri. The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007
Author:
Hjørland, Birger
Citation:
Book review of: Eric R. Scerri. The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007 2008-11, 35(4):251-255 Knowledge Organization
Journal:
Knowledge Organization
Issue Date:
Nov-2008
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/106001
Submitted date:
2008-11-26
Abstract:
Scerriâ s book demonstrates how one of the most important classification systems has evolved and what kinds of conceptualizations and classification criteria are at work in it. It is probably the best book about the best classification system ever constructed. The book review considers the theoretical basis of this classification system as well as implications for the field of Knowledge Organization.
Type:
Journal Article (Paginated)
Language:
en
Keywords:
Knowledge Organization
Local subject classification:
classification; periodical system

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dc.contributor.authorHjørland, Birgeren_US
dc.date.accessioned2008-11-26T00:00:01Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-18T23:38:04Z-
dc.date.issued2008-11en_US
dc.date.submitted2008-11-26en_US
dc.identifier.citationBook review of: Eric R. Scerri. The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007 2008-11, 35(4):251-255 Knowledge Organizationen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/106001-
dc.description.abstractScerriâ s book demonstrates how one of the most important classification systems has evolved and what kinds of conceptualizations and classification criteria are at work in it. It is probably the best book about the best classification system ever constructed. The book review considers the theoretical basis of this classification system as well as implications for the field of Knowledge Organization.en_US
dc.format.mimetypedocen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.subjectKnowledge Organizationen_US
dc.subject.otherclassificationen_US
dc.subject.otherperiodical systemen_US
dc.titleBook review of: Eric R. Scerri. The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007en_US
dc.typeJournal Article (Paginated)en_US
dc.identifier.journalKnowledge Organizationen_US
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