Abreu, João Capistrano de, 1853-1927. The Bacairi

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

Title: The Bacairi

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Ensaios e estudos : crítica e história,

Published By: Original publisher Ensaios e estudos : crítica e história, Rio de Janeiro: Livraria Briguiet. 1938. HRAF ms: 1-52 p. [original: 217-274 p.]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication João Capistrano de Abreu

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2004. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Bakairi (SP07)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Reviews and critiques (114); Vocabulary (192); Grammar (193); Phonology (194); Music (533); Literary texts (539); Animism (774); Shamans and psychotherapists (756); Eschatology (775); Spirits and gods (776);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is primarily an account on the language of the Bacairi Indians with a good amount of sample words and texts. It also contains a discussion of the mythology and religion of these Indians.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 3

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. sp07-003

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 translation from the Portuguese

Note: Translation of: [Os Bacaeris]|The original Portuguese text is not included Includes bibliographical references Translated for the HRAF files by A. Brunel in 1968-1969

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document ca. 1892

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 Ethnologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sigrid Khera ; 1968-1969

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1882-1888

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

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Bakairi Indians


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