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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Adriani, Nicolaus, 1865-1926
Kruijt, Albertus Christiaan, 1869-1949
The Bare'e-speaking Toradja of central Celebes (the East
Toradja): second volume
Published By: Original publisher
Amsterdam: Noord-Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatschappij. 1951.
HRAF MS: ix, 810 p. [original: viii, 557 p.]
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
N. Adriani and Albert C. Kruyt
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 1997. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Eastern Toraja (OG11)
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Religious beliefs (770);
Religious practices (780);
Ecclesiastical organization (790);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This is volume two of the Adriani and Kruyt's ethnography
on the Bare'e-speaking Toraja of central Celebes. Volume two deals with religious aspects
of Toraja life, with additional information on marriage, sickness, pregnancy and birth,
child rearing and death and burial. A separate chapter dealing with Islam on the southern
side of Tomini Bay contains information on acculturation of the native Toraja population.
The remaining chapters deal specifically with the spirit world, the role and function of
the priestesses in the society, various sicknesses and their treatment, marriage customs,
the reproductive cycle from conception to birth, child care and child rearing from the
cradle to puberty, and finally a detailed discussion on death and burial
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
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.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
Translation of: [De Bare'e sprekende Toradjas van
Midden-Celebes (de Oost-Toradjas), tweede deel. Tweede, geheel omgewerket druk.]|The
original Dutch text is not included Translated for the HRAF files by Jenni Karding
Moulton.|For additional information on the contents of the other volumes in this series,
see the citation for 2: Adriani and Kruyt. A complete bibliography and index of native
words and of trees and plants will be found in 4: Adriani and Kruyt, pp. 621-651
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
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
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
John Beierle ; Irving Rosenthal ; 1970
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
pre-contact to early contact period
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
central Celebes, Indonesia
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Toraja (Indonesian people)