Masters, William Murray. Rowanduz: a Kurdish administrative and mercantile center

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Title: Rowanduz: a Kurdish administrative and mercantile center

Published By: [s.l.]: [s.n.], 1953. vi (3), 358 p.: ill., maps

By line: by William M. Masters

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: HRAF, 1996. Computer File

Culture: Kurds (MA11)


Abstract: This study is about the Kurds who reside in the town of Rowanduz, Iraq. Masters had three objectives in this study: to describe the social organization of Rowanduz, to present a general ethnographic sketch, and to describe the relationship of Rowanduz to the central Iraqi government and the influence of these relationships on Kurdish life in Rowanduz.

Document Number: 2

Document ID: ma11-002

Document Type: Monograph

Language: English

Note: Thesis (Ph.D.) -- University of Michigan, 1953 Includes bibliographical references (p. 347)

Field Date: 1951

Evaluation: Ethnologist-5

Analyst: Robert J. Theodoratus ; 1962

Coverage Date: not specified

Coverage Place: Rowanduz, Iraq

LCSH: Kurds


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