Nimuendajú, Curt. Social organization and beliefs of the Botocudo of eastern Brazil

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

Title: Social organization and beliefs of the Botocudo of eastern Brazil

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Southwestern journal of anthropology -- Vol. 2, no. 1

Published By: Original publisher Southwestern journal of anthropology -- Vol. 2, no. 1 Albuquerque: University of New Mexico, Department of Anthropology. 1946. 93-115 p. ill., map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Curt Nimuendajú

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2019. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Botocudo (SN02)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Location (131); Vocabulary (192); Settlement patterns (361); Arranging a marriage (584); Secondary marriages (587); Kinship terminology (601); Community structure (621); Territorial hierarchy (631); Magical and mental therapy (755); Shamans and psychotherapists (756); Cosmology (772); Mythology (773); Animism (774); Eschatology (775); Sacred objects and places (778); Ethnometeorology (821); Ethnogeography (823); Ethnozoology (825);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The primary focus of this document is religion, covering spirits, magic, souls, ghosts, and myths. It also includes some discussion of kinship, marriage, and government.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 5

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. sn02-005

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

Note: Includes bibliographical references

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1939

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-4,5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Ian Skoggard; 2019

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1915-1939

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) central-eastern Minas Gerais and north-central Espirito Santo, Brazil

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Botocudo Indians


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