De Vos, George A.. Value attitudes toward role behavior of women in two Japanese villages

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

Title: Value attitudes toward role behavior of women in two Japanese villages

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph American anthropologist - Vol. 63

Published By: Original publisher American anthropologist - Vol. 63 Washington, etc.: American Anthropological Association, etc.. 1961. 1204-1230 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication George De Vos and Hiroshi Wagatsuma

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2010. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Okayama (AB43)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Behavior processes and personality (150); Personality traits (157);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This source, whose authors are an American anthropologist and a Japanese psychologist, compares the status and roles of the sexes, within the context of the family, in two communities, one in Aichi Prefecture and the other in Okayama Prefecture. Apart from brief sketches of historical background bearing on customary attitudes in the two locations, the data consist of compared results of Thematic Apperception Tests (TAT) administrated by the authors. The themes developed in this report are: attitudes concerning family-arranged marriages, heterosexual relationships in general, aggression in different roles, and mother-in-law.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 9

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. ab43-009

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

Note: Includes bibliographical references

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1953-1955

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, Psychologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Jan A. Simpson, John Beierle ; 1979

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1953-1955

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Niiike-buraku; Sakunoshima, Okayama Prefecture, Japan

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Japan--Okayama Prefecture


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