Rosen, Eric von, 1879-1948. Ethnographical research work during the Swedish Chaco-Cordillera Expedition, 1901-1902

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

Title: 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. Chorote (SK06)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Location (131); Topography and geology (133); Settlement patterns (361); Community structure (621); Dwellings (342); Normal garb (291); Ornament (301); Diet (262); Furniture (352); Utensils (415); Recreational and non-therapeutic drugs (276); Games (524); 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 1

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. sk06-001

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: 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 1901-1902

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 Explorer, Ethnologist-5

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). 1901-1902

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 customs


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