Murphy, Robert Francis, 1924-. Intergroup hostility and social cohesion

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

Title: Intergroup hostility and social cohesion

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph American anthropologist -- Vol. 59

Published By: Original publisher American anthropologist -- Vol. 59 Washington, etc.: American Anthropological Association, etc.. 1959. 1018-1035 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Robert F. Murphy

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2003. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Mundurucu (SQ13)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF History (175); External trade (439); Ingroup antagonisms (578); Community structure (621); Instigation of war (721); Warfare (726); Aftermath of combat (727);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is an analysis of Mundurucu warfare and its relation to social organization, examined in light of theoretical propositions of other writers. The author gives a brief summary of Mundurucu culture and history, followed by a more detailed presentation of the conduct, goals and functions of warfare and associated practices. Based on both personal field experience and earlier documents, this source is probably as complete as is possible on the subject with which it deals. The conclusions are drawn in terms applicable to similar situations in other societies.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 7

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. sq13-007

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 (p. 1034-1035)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1952-1953

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. George R. Bedell ; 1958

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). late eighteenth century - 1953

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Tapajós River area, State of Para, Brazil

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Munduruku Indians


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