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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Amān AllāhĪ Bahārvand, Sikandar
Tribes of Iran
Published By: Original publisher
New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files. 1988. ii,
158 leaves maps
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
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.
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Settlement patterns (361);
Tribe and nation (619);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This document is a description of the Lur tribal divisions
and geographical distribution in the heavily populated provinces of Luristan, Bakhtiari,
Kuh Gilu, Boir Ahmed, and Fars Provinces (Mamasani District), Iran. In addition to the
detailed information on the Lur tribal locations in each of the above provinces, the author
also provides background data on the etymology of the term 'Lur', the language of the Lur
people, their ethnic affiliation, and culture history.
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
Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, leaves
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 ; 2005
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Luristan, Bakhtiari, Kuh Gilu, Boir Ahmed, and
Fars Provinces (Mamasani District), Iran
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Lur (Iranian people)/Ethnology--Iran/Tribes--Iran/Iran--Social
life and customs