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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Kluckhohn, Clyde, 1905-1960
Leighton, Dorothea (Cross), 1908-
Published By: Original publisher
Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1946. frontispiece,
vii-xx, 3-242 p. [incomplete]
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
[by] Clyde Kluckhohn and Dorothea Leighton
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2004. 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
Acculturation and culture contact (177);
Pastoral activities (233);
Income and demand (434);
Community heads (622);
Magical and mental therapy (755);
Organized ceremonial (796);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This is an excellent srudy of the Navajo in the early to
mid-twentieth century. The book was undertaken as part of the Indian Education Research
Project to compare personality development in five American tribes to help evaluate the
Government Indian Administration. This book 'deals primarily with the situational and
cultural context of Navajo life.' A companion volume 'Children of The People' deals with
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.
Component part(s), monograph
Language: Language that the document is written in
This document consists of excerpts Includes
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
1940-1943 [D.C. Leighton]
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.
William P. Mangin ; 1950-1951
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Arizona and New Mexico, United States
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings