Hallowell, A. Irving (Alfred Irving), 1892-1974. Northern Ojibwa ecological adaptation and social organization

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

Title: Northern Ojibwa ecological adaptation and social organization

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Contributions to anthropology : selected papers of A. Irving Hallowell

Published By: Original publisher Contributions to anthropology : selected papers of A. Irving Hallowell Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 1976. 333-350 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication [A. Irving Hallowell]

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Ojibwa (NG06)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Hunting and trapping (224); Settlement patterns (361); Kinship terminology (601); Kin relationships (602); Grandparents and grandchildren (603); Avuncular and nepotic relatives (604); Clans (614); Community structure (621); Sexuality (831);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This article, written about the Berens River Ojibwa, summarizes some of the more salient features of their ethnography relevant to their ecological adaptation, winter hunting and summer fishing groups, kinship, and social organization. Much of the material, generally in expanded form, will be found in Hallowell's monograph entitled 'The Ojibwa of Berens River, Manitoba: Ethnography Into History' (Hallowell, 1992, no. 58).

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 67

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. ng06-067

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

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1930-1940

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 Ethnologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle; 1998

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1930-1940

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Northern Ojibwa: Berens River area, Manitoba and northwestern Ontario, Canada

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Ojibwa Indians


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