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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Goodwin, Grenville, 1907-1940
Goodwin, Janice Thompson, 1908-
The social organization of the Western Apache
Published By: Original publisher
Chicago, Ill.: The University of Chicago Press. . xx, 701 p. ill., maps
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
by Grenville Goodwin
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2019. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Western Apache (NT21)
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This document offers rich data on a number of aspects of Western Apache life as it describes the various levels of group affiliation. Abundant material is provided on the clans, on marriage patterns, and on kin relationships and terminology. In addition there is considerable discussion of styles of humor, personal names, division of labor by age and sex, formal and informal means of social control, the role of the chief, and patterns of change.
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
Prepared for publication by the wife and colleagues of the author. cf. p. xvi
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.
Jan Simpson ; Marlene Martin
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
prehistory - 1940
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Fort Apache Indian Reservation and San Carlos Indian Reservation, east central Arizona, United States
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Western Apache Indians