Tseng, Chao-lun. The Lolo district in Liang-Shan

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

Title: The Lolo district in Liang-Shan

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph A selection from an account of investigation trip to Liang-Shan

Published By: Original publisher A selection from an account of investigation trip to Liang-Shan Chungking: [s.n.]. 1945. 1-53 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication [by] Tseng Chao-lun; translated by Josette M. Yeu

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. Yi (AE04)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Traditional history (173); History (175); Acculturation and culture contact (177); Normal garb (291); Travel (484); Classes (565); Revolution (669);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is a general ethnography of the I (Lolo) people. The author traveled through this relatively unknown area to collect ethnographic data. A short history of Lolo-Chinese relations is given along with a description of material culture and social organization. The Wa-tzu class is analyzed in regard to its pseudo-slave relationship to the Heh-I class.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 6

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. ae04-006

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 Chinese

Note: Translation of: Liang-Shan I-Chü Kai-Huang|The original Chinese text is not available in the HRAF collection Translated from the Chinese for HRAF by Josette M. Yeu

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1941

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. Frank W. Moore; 1956 ; Ian Skoggard; 2010

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1644-1944

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Liang-Shan, Sichuan Province, China

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Yi (Chinese people)/Ethnology--China


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