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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Dube, S. C. (Shyama Charan), 1922-1996
Published By: Original publisher
Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press. 1955. xiv, 248 p.
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
S. C. Dube ; with foreword by Morris Edward Opler
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2016. 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
Sociocultural trends (178);
Ingroup antagonisms (578);
Family relationships (593);
Community structure (621);
Organized ceremonial (796);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This book provides thorough discussions of the social,
political and religious structure of the village of Shamirpet. While this is primarily a
descriptive study, the author is concerned with the concepts and techniques applied to
community studies, and frequently cites relevant theory. The concluding chapter deals with
culture change in the community as seen in the context of India as a whole.
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 (p. 238-241)
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.
R. H. Ewald; 1955
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)
Shamirpet, Warangal district, Telangana,
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Villages--India--Case studies// Shamirpet (India)//India--Rural