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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Hopi hunting and ritual
Published By: Original publisher
New Haven: Human Relations Area Files Press, 1970. 26 p.:
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
HRAF, 2000. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Hunting and trapping (224);
Domesticated animals (231);
Prayers and sacrifices (782);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This source is a detailed study of hunting practices and associated
rituals among the Hopi of today and in the traditional culture of the past.
Although the main emphasis in the source is on hunting, there are abundant data
scattered throughout the source dealing with other aspects of Hopi ethnography,
such as the capture and keeping of eagles in the villages, and comparative
information on similar hunting practices among other Pueblo peoples and tribal
groups in the Southwest.
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
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.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
Includes bibliographical references (p.
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
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
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
John Beierle ; 1988
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
early nineteenth century-1934
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Shipaulov Pueblos, Second Mesa, northeastern Arizona, United
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings