Holmberg, Allan R.. The Siriono: a study of the effect of hunger frustration on the culture of a semi-nomadic Bolivian Indian society

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

Title: The Siriono: a study of the effect of hunger frustration on the culture of a semi-nomadic Bolivian Indian society

Published By: Original publisher [s.l.]: [s.n.]. [1946]. 294 p. [incomplete]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Allan R. Holmberg

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Sirionó (SF21)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Drives and emotions (152); Elimination (514); Sex (830);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This source is almost exactly the same as 1: Holmberg, published later. Only those few sentences, mostly having to do with sex, that were omitted from 1:Holmberg have been taken for the file.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 2

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. sf21-002

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 English

Note: This document consists of excerpts Unpublished manuscript presented to the faculty of the Graduate School of Yale University in candidacy for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-294)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1940-1941

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 Ethnologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. MPK ; 1950-1956 ; JB 8/25/05

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1940-1941

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Departments of Beni and Santa Cruz, eastern Bolivia

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Siriono Indians


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