Monzon, Arthur. The Calpulli in the social organization of the Tenochca

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

Title: The Calpulli in the social organization of the Tenochca

Published By: Original publisher Mexico: [s.n.]. 1949. HRAF ms: 1-95 p. [original: 112 p.] ill., map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Arthur Monzon

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2017. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Aztecs (NU07)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Localized kin groups (618); Rule of descent (611); Territorial hierarchy (631); Classes (565); Occupational specialization (463); Taxation and public income (651); Standard of living (511); Gambling (525); Polygamy (595); Inheritance (428); Real property (423); Congregations (794); Priesthood (793); Public finance (652); Religious denominations (795); Regulation of marriage (582);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This monograph reconstructs the complex social organization of Tenochtitlan at the time of the Conquest. The communities called [n]calpullis[/n] are found to be ambilateral clans with a tendency toward endogamy. Various political and economic aspects of the [n]calpullis[/n] are examined in depth.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 9

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. nu07-009

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English translation from Spanish

Note: Translation of: [El Calpulli en la Organizacion Social de los Tenochca] Includes bibliographical references Translated for the HRAF files by A. Richard Diebold, Jr.

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document not applicable

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 Ethnographer-4

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

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1519

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Mexico City (Tenochtitlan), Mexico

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Aztecs


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