Leach, Edmund Ronald. Social and economic organisation of the Rowanduz Kurds

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Title: Social and economic organisation of the Rowanduz Kurds

Published By: London: London School of Economic and Political Science, 1940. 74 p., 16 plates: ill., maps

By line: by Edmund Ronald Leach

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

Culture: Kurds (MA11)


Abstract: Having spent a short time among the Rowanduz Kurds in 1938, Leach wrote this cultural resume, with apology, to fill the need for such a work. In this summary of the culture Leach manages to include a great deal of factual information, and to give some insight into the functional workings of the society.

Document Number: 8

Document ID: ma11-008

Document Type: Monograph

Language: English

Note: Includes bibliographical references

Field Date: 1938

Evaluation: Ethnologist-5

Analyst: Elizabeth Young ; 1955-1974

Coverage Date: not specified

Coverage Place: Rowanduz, Iraq

LCSH: Kurds


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