Pierce, Joe E.. Life in a Turkish village

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

Title: Life in a Turkish village

Published By: Original publisher New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. 1964. xii, 102 p. ill., map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Joe E. Pierce

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2012. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Turks (MB01)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Grammar (193); Cereal agriculture (243); Food preparation (252); Woven and other interworked fabrics (286); Dwellings (342); Literary texts (539); Age stratification (561); Gender status (562); Regulation of marriage (582); Arranging a marriage (584); Kinship terminology (601); Recruitment and training (702);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Part one of this book shows life in an Anatolian village through the eyes of a small boy as he observes a range of activities--from house building to leaving for the army or taking a Turkish bath. Part two is a more conventional analysis of village culture-the basic economy, and socio-political structure. Especially noteworthy are the chapters on language, formal religion, and folk beliefs.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 3

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. mb01-003

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Monograph

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 ca. 1955-1961

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 Linguist, Ethnologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Joan Steffens ; 1966-1967 ; Ian Skoggard; 2012

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1955-1961

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Demirciler village, central Turkey

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Demirciler (Turkey) //Turkey--Social life and customs


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