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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Rosen, Eric von, 1879-1948
Ethnographical research work during the Swedish
Chaco-Cordillera Expedition, 1901-1902
Published By: Original publisher
Stockholm: C. E. Fritze, Ltd.. 1924. xvi, 1-186,
269-284 p., 34 plates ill., map
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
By Count Eric von Rosen
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.
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Topography and geology (133);
Settlement patterns (361);
Community structure (621);
Normal garb (291);
Recreational and non-therapeutic drugs (276);
Theory of disease (753);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
The Chorote (Choroti) section of this work is divided
into five chapters: the country and the people, dwellings; dress and ornaments; modes of
subsistence; food and drink, household furniture; narcotics and intoxicants, games and
amusements; and family life and social organization, superstitions, illness and death.
The emphasis throughout is upon description of material culture and comparisons with
other South American groups.
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.
Component part(s), monograph
Language: Language that the document is written in
Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-275)
Pages 187-268, dealing with the Chiriguano, the Gauchos, the Indians of Tarija Valley,
and the Toba, have not been processed
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.
Timothy J. O'Leary ; 1961 ; Leon G. Doyon ; 2017
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)
Tarija department, Bolivia
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Indians of South America--Gran Chaco--Social life and