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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Kubary, J. S. (Jan Stanislaw),
Crime and criminal actions in the Palau Islands
Published By: Original publisher
New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files. 2009. 1-31
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
J. S. Kubary
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2010. 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
Cultural identity and pride (186);
Form and rules of government (642);
Chief executive (643);
Legal norms (671);
Inter-community relations (628);
Ingroup antagonisms (578);
Sex and marital offenses (684);
Offenses against life (682);
Execution of justice (696);
Gender status (562);
Status, role, and prestige (554);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This document discusses Belauan culture and society as
observed by the author in the early 1880s. Themes covered include traditional history,
status and role of chiefs, kinship stem, family life, gender and sexuality, property
inheritance, and crime and social control. Originally published in Die Mikronesian Kolonien
aus ethnologischen Gesichtspunken in 1900, the document was translated to English for
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
Translation of: [Die Verbrechen und das Strafverfahren
auf den Palau-Inseln]|Originally published in Die Mikronesian Kolonien aus ethnologischen
Gesichtspunken. A. Bastian, ed. 2: 1-36. Berlin. 1900.
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.
Teferi Abate Adem; 2009
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)
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings