Schultze, Leonhard Sigmund, 1872-1955. In Namaland and the Kalahari

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Chapter Xii The Hottentots

Capitulum I The Body And Its Care

A. The External Appearance Of A Hottentot Has Little That Is Attractive.

B. Posture Of The Resting Body

C. Expression Of Emotions

D. Nourishment

1. Animal Food

2. Vegetable Foods

3. Luxuries

4. Salt

5. Eating Meals

E. Care Of The Skin

1. Cleanliness

2. Massage

3. Cosmetics

4. Care Of The Hair

F. Medicine

1. Surgical Treatment

2. Midwifery

3. Use Of Medicine

4. Magic

Capitulum Ii The Hut And Handicrafts

A. The Hut

1. Material And Construction

B. Preparation Of Leather

2. Letting The Skin Rot, /ō/ō

3. Fresh Drying

4. Mixed Treatment

C. Rope Making

D. Wood Carving And Basket Weaving

E. Use Of Clay, Stone And Metal

Capitulum Iii The Hottentot's Mode Of Living

A. Domestic Animals And Cattle Industry

1. Cattle

2. The Sheep And The Goat

3. Differentiating The Individuals In A Herd Of Cattle

4. The Horse

B. The Hunt

1. The Wild Animals *

2. The Kinds Of Hunting

Capitulum Iv Social Life

A. Family

1. Establishing A Family

2. Intra-family Relationships

3. Name Giving

4. Children's Games

5. The Dissolution Of The Family

B. The Tribal Community

1. Property

2. Sexual Relations

3. Power

C. The Relationship Of The Hottentots To The Foreign Races In Their Home And Neighborhood

1. Personal Relations With The Other Natives Of South Africa

2. The Relationship Of The Hottentots To The White Race

Capitulum V Intellectual Activity

A. The Language Of The Hottentots

1. The Clicks

2. The Musical Modifications Of The Nama Sounds

3. Orthography

B. Knowledge Of Nature

1. Flora And Fauna

2. Astronomy

C. Rudiments Of Art

1. The Musical Pantomime

2. The Reed-dance Song

3. Songs Without Dance And Pantomime

4. The Dance Without Accompaniment

D. Beginnings Of A Literature

1. Point Of Origin

A. Animal Voices

B. Cries

2. Folk Tales Of The Hottentots

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E) Concluding Remarks The Hottentots' Relation To Invading Culture

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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: In Namaland and the Kalahari

Published By: Original publisher Jena: Gustav Fischer. 1907. HRAF ms: 1-322 p. [original: 170-549 p.] [incomplete]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Leonhard Schultze

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. Khoi (FX13)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Descriptive somatology (142); Ontogenetic data (145); History (175); Tribe and nation (619); Body alterations (304); Postures (516); Etiquette (576); Diet (262); Food preparation (252); Dairying (234); Hunting and trapping (224); Collecting (222); Fauna (136); Flora (137); Normal garb (291); Dwellings (342); General tools (412); Phonology (194);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Schultze, a zoologist at the University of Jena, based this thorough and comprehensive study on fieldwork done during a three-year stay in the area. The source includes portions on physical anthropology, linguistics and the folklore of the Nama, including the original texts. Hunting and food-raising are dealt with in detail, as is the life-cycle, acculturation, kinship and government. Also included are data on games, music, flora and fauna, and material culture.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 1

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. fx13-001

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Component part(s), monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English translation from German

Note: Translation of: [Aus Namaland und Kalahari] Includes bibliographical references Translated for the HRAF files by Elizabeth C. Knight and Theodore Ziolkowski

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1903-1905

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 Natural Scientist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. James R. Leary ; 1958

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1900-1907

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) South Africa

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


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