Tuden, Arthur. Ila slavery

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Publication Information The main body of the Publication Information page contains all the metadata that HRAF holds for that document.

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

Title: Ila slavery

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Rhodes-Livingstone journal -- Vol. 24

Published By: Original publisher Rhodes-Livingstone journal -- Vol. 24 Lusaka, Zambia: Published for the Rhodes-Livingstone Institute by the Manchester University Press. 1958. 68-78 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Arthur Tuden

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2015. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Ila (FQ06)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Slavery (567); Cultural identity and pride (186); Aftermath of combat (727); Inter-community relations (628); Family relationships (593); Extended families (596); Basis of marriage (581); Regulation of marriage (582); Mode of marriage (583); Community structure (621); Inheritance (428); Accumulation of wealth (556); Social personality (156);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This document contains an analysis of the function and structure of slavery within Ila culture and society. Slavery in the world-wide literature is broadly characterized as a superordinate-subordinate role relationship between owner and slave, based on capture or purchase, entailing some degree of sexual, political, or economic exploitation. Among the Ila, however, slaves occupied a transient status and were gradually incorporated into the society.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 10

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. fq06-010

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: Human problems in British central Africa Includes bibliographical references (p. 78)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1956-1957

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 Anthropologist-4, 5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Teferi Abate Adem; 2014

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1900-1957

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Namwala and Itezhi-Tezhi districts, Southern Province, Zambia

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Ila (African people)


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