Gezahegn Petros. Kafa

Table of Contents

Publication Information

Paragraph Subjects (OCM)

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: Kafa

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Living on the edge: marginalised minorities of craftworkers and hunters in southern Ethiopia, edited by Dena Freeman and Alula Pankhurst

Published By: Original publisher Living on the edge: marginalised minorities of craftworkers and hunters in southern Ethiopia, edited by Dena Freeman and Alula Pankhurst Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Dept. of Sociology and Social Administration, College of Social Sciences, Addis Ababa University. 2001. 81-99, 360-375 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Gezahegn Petros

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. Kaffa (MP14)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Castes (564); Cultural identity and pride (186); Smiths and their crafts (326); Occupational specialization (463); Status, role, and prestige (554); Work in skins (281); Hunting and trapping (224); Ethnosociology (829); Environmental quality (318); Settlement patterns (361); Tillage (241); Vegetable production (244); Domesticated animals (231); Inter-ethnic relations (629); Slavery (567); Chief executive (643); Regulation of marriage (582); Mode of marriage (583); Mythology (773); Revelation and divination (787); Real property (423); Inheritance (428); Deliberative councils (646); Administrative agencies (647); Aftermath of combat (727); Eating (264); Rest days and holidays (527); Organized ceremonial (796);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This document, which was originally published as a book chapter, discusses the lives of submerged occupational castes among the Kaffa of southwestern Ethiopia. The study draws on ethnographic discussion collected from the villages of Shapa and Arara.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 5

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. mp14-005

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

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Product of a workshop held in Awassa in 1997 Includes bibliographical references (p. 360-375)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 2000

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-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Teferi Abate Adem; 2012

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1973-2001

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

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


Copy and paste a formatted citation or use one of the links below to export the citation to your chosen bibliographic manager.

Export a Citation