Bridging Indigenous and scientific knowledge. / Mistry, Jayalaxshmi; Berardi, Andrea.

In: Science, Vol. 352, No. 6291, 10.06.2016, p. 1274-1275.

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In: Science, Vol. 352, No. 6291, 10.06.2016, p. 1274-1275.

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Mistry, Jayalaxshmi ; Berardi, Andrea. / Bridging Indigenous and scientific knowledge. In: Science. 2016 ; Vol. 352, No. 6291. pp. 1274-1275.

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