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Ethno-mathematics in Amarasi: How to count 400 ears of corn in 80 seconds

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Title:Ethno-mathematics in Amarasi: How to count 400 ears of corn in 80 seconds
Authors:Bani, Heronimus
Grimes, Charles
Contributors:Bani, Heronimus (speaker)
Grimes, Charles (speaker)
Date Issued:02 Jun 2011
Description:Corn has become so important in the Amarasi culture and economy that they have developed several overlapping systems for counting it. One rean can refer to 384 ears of corn, or 400, or 480, depending on which counting system is used. The poster is illustrated with photos and video clips.
Rights:Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported
Appears in Collections: 2nd International Conference on Language Documentation and Conservation (ICLDC)

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