Munroe, Robert L.. Ethnographic setting: the major socio-cultural forms of the Black Carib of Punta Gorda, British Honduras

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Title: Ethnographic setting: the major socio-cultural forms of the Black Carib of Punta Gorda, British Honduras

Published in: Couvade practices of the Black Carib: a psychological study

Published By: Couvade practices of the Black Carib: a psychological study [Cambridge, Mass.]: [Harvard University], [April, 1964]. 22-83 p.: map

By line: by Robert Leon Munroe

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: HRAF, 2005. Computer File

Culture: Garifuna (SA12)

Subjects: Culture summary (105); Production and supply (433); Socialization (860); Elementary education (872);

Abstract: This is a chapter form a Harvard Ph.D. dissertation, describing the ethnography of a town in Belize. Munroe discusses the history, physical setting, language, material culture, subsistence, social structure, and religion, circa 1950s of the town. A long section is devoted to the socialization of children and youth. He also discusses in length subsistence activities from household chores to rice planting and wager labor.

Document Number: 21

Document ID: sa12-021

Document Type: Component part(s), monograph

Language: English

Note: Thesis (Ph.D.) -- Harvard University, 1964 Includes bibliographical references (p. 84-89)

Field Date: not specified

Evaluation: Ethnologist-5

Analyst: Ian Skoggard ; 2003

Coverage Date: 1950-1963

Coverage Place: Punta Gorda, Belize

LCSH: Black Carib Indians

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