Collocott, E. E. V. (Ernest Edgar Vyvyan), 1886-. Notes on Tongan religion

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

Title: Notes on Tongan religion

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph The journal of the Polynesian Society -- Vol. 30

Published By: Original publisher The journal of the Polynesian Society -- Vol. 30 Wellington, N.Z. [etc.]: Polynesian Society. 1921. 152-163, 227-240 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication By E. E. V. Collocott

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2006. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Tongans (OU09)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Recreational and non-therapeutic drugs (276); Mythology (773); Spirits and gods (776); Sacred objects and places (778); Prayers and sacrifices (782); Revelation and divination (787); Priesthood (793); Ethnozoology (825);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This source is a collection of miscellaneous notes on Tongan religious practices, mythology, and gods. The author was a missionary to the Tongans. The source appears to be primarily a memory ethnography and it is based on material gathered in Tongatabu.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 16

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. ou09-016

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

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document none

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 Missionary-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Marlene Martin; 1978

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

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Island of Tongatabu, Tonga

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Tongans


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