Author's Response Saunders & van Brakel: Colour categorization
Colour: An exosomatic organ?
B. A. C. Saunders a1andJ. van Brakel a2 a1 Centre for Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium a2 Institute of Philosophy, University of Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Sections R1 to R3 attempt to take the sting out of hostile
commentaries. Sections R4 to R5 engage Berlin and Kay and the
World Color Survey to correct the record. Section R6 begins the
formulation of a new theory of colour as an engineering project
with a technological developmental trajectory. It is recommended
that the colour space be abandoned.