Anonymous. Persia (Iran)

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Publication Information The main body of the Publication Information page contains all the metadata that HRAF holds for that document.

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

Title: Persia (Iran)

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph The Middle East

Published By: Original publisher The Middle East London: Europa Publications Limited. 1953. 239-263 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Anonymous

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Iran (MA01)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF History (175); External trade (439); Government institutions (640);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document In the preparation of this article for inclusion in the file, technical reasons necessitated changing the pagination. Thus, file slips numbered page 242 a, b, c, and d are, in the original publication, all page 242. This compilation of factual information, concerning the agriculture, airlines, area and population, banking and currency, broadcasting, chambers of commerce, climate, the constitution, diplomatic representatives, education, foreign trade, fisheries, geography, history, industry, insurance companies, land tenure, languages, the legal system, libraries, minerals, museums, political parties, the press, prices, public finance, publishers, race, railways, religion, roads, shipping, transport, trade and industrial organizations, universities and colleges of Iran, gives a competent summary of contemporary Iranian institutions. Tables are supplied with recent agricultural, commercial, currency circulation, public finance, and price index data.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 41

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. ma01-041

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Journal Article

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document none

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 Unknown-4

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Elizabeth Young ; 1955

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1925-1950

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Iran

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Iranians


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