Lips, Julius, 1895-1950. Naskapi law: law and order in a hunting society

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

Title: Naskapi law: law and order in a hunting society

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, n.s. -- Vol. 37, part 4

Published By: Original publisher Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, n.s. -- Vol. 37, part 4 Philadelphia: [s.n.]. 1947. 379-492 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Julius E. Lips

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2009. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Innu (NH06)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Ethos (181); Offenses and sanctions (680); Justice (690); Community heads (622); Community structure (621); Congregations (794); Marriage (580); Hunting and trapping (224); Real property (423); External trade (439); History (175);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This study, by a social anthropologist, is concerned primarily with the legal norms held by the Naskapi and their application. Special emphasis is given to the norms surrounding property, and valuable information from over 100 years ago has been drawn from the records of the Hudson's Bay Co. In addition, good material is given on the general economy of the group, as well as data on kinship and political organization.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 8

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. nh06-008

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: Includes bibliographical references

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1935

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 Social Anthropologist-5

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

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1800-1947

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Labrador Peninsula (Quebec, and Newfoundland and Labrador provinces), Canada

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Innu Indians


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