Wagley, Charles, 1913-. A Tapirapé comes of age

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

Title: A Tapirapé comes of age

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Revista do Museu Nacional -- Vol. 1

Published By: Original publisher Revista do Museu Nacional -- Vol. 1 Rio de Janiero: [s.n.]. 1945. p. 16

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Charles Wagley

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2010. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Tapirapé (SP22)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Puberty and initiation (881); Personal grooming (302); Special garments (292); Animal by-products (237);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This article offers a brief description of puberty rites among the Tapirapé. Although the details of the ceremony itself are not discussed, considerable information is given on the costumes worn by the youths, the preparation for the ceremony, and the feelings about this rite. The author, an ethnologist, did fieldwork among the Tapirapé.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 11

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. sp22-011

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: [Um Tapirapé atinge a Maioridade]|The original Portuguese text is available only in the microfiche collection Includes bibliographical references Translated from the Portuguese for the HRAF files by Ariane Brunel in 1960

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1939-1941

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. Betty Potash; 1960

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1939-1941

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) mouth and north of of the Tapirapé river, far northeastern Mato Grosso and far southeastern Pará states, Brazil

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Tapirapé Indians


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