Watson, Virginia Drew. Notes on the kinship system of the Cayua Indians

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

Title: Notes on the kinship system of the Cayua Indians

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Sociologia -- Vol. 6

Published By: Original publisher Sociologia -- Vol. 6 Sao Paulo: [s.n.]. 1944. HRAF MS: 1-23 p. [original: 31-48 p.]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Virginia Drew Watson

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 1998. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Guaraní (SM04)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Gender status (562); Arranging a marriage (584); Family relationships (593); Kinship terminology (601); Kin relationships (602); Grandparents and grandchildren (603); Avuncular and nepotic relatives (604); Puberty and initiation (881);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This short article contains lists of the kin terminology of the Cayuá Indians, and describes the behavior between relatives in a rather generalized way. Consideration is given to written historical material from 17th to 19th century.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 4

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. sm04-004

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 translation from Portuguese

Note: Translation of: Notas sobre o sistema de parentesco dos índios cayuá|The original Portuguese text is not included Translated for HRAF by Ivana Lillios

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1943

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. Sigrid Khera ; Sarah Bridges ; 1971-1974

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). Seventeenth century - 1943

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Cayuá Indians, village of Taquapirí, Brazil

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Guarani Indians


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