Altenfelder Silva, Fernando. The UANKI state among the Bacairi

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

Title: The UANKI state among the Bacairi

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Sociologia -- Vol. 12, no.3

Published By: Original publisher Sociologia -- Vol. 12, no.3 São Paulo, Brazil (City): Universidade. Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciencias e Letras. 1950. HRAF ms: 1-16 p. [original: 259-271 p.]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication F. Altenfelder Silva

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 Culture summary (105);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Certain aspects of the culture of the Bakairi Indians of Mato Grosso are briefly described: their technology, kinship terminology, pantheon, ceremonies, shamanism, and the series of ritualistic seclusions, or UANKI, that occur at intervals during the life cycle: at birth, at puberty, at death, and upon becoming a shaman. Ritualistic seclusion, or UANKI, is a means of defense against harm of supernatural origin, and also for becoming shaman.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 5

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. sp07-005

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 translation from the Portuguese

Note: Translation of: [O Estada de Uanki entre os Bakairi]|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 1947

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 ; 1969

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1947

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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