Larken, P. M.. An account of the Zande

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: An account of the Zande

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Sudan notes and records -- Vol. 9, Vol. 10

Published By: Original publisher Sudan notes and records -- Vol. 9, Vol. 10 Khartoum: [s.n.]. 1926-1927. 1-55 p., 85-135. p. [incomplete]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication P. M. Larken

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 1999. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Azande (FO07)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Diet (262); Body alterations (304); Food preparation (252); Dwellings (342); Sorcery (754); Revelation and divination (787);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document A good source, especially on material culture. The reporting is free from sociological and theoretical bias. The article continued in Vol. XII under the title 'Impressions of the Azande' (29:Larkin, this file). Major Larkin was district commisssioner in Zandeland from 1911-1932.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 8

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. fo07-008

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Component part(s), monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: This document consists of excerpts Repetitious or redundant passages have been omitted

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document ca. 1925

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Government Official-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. KS ; 1950

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). not specified

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Sudan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Central African Republic; Africa

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Zande (African people)


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