Layrisse, Miguel. Blood group antigen tests of the Waica Indians of Venezuela

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

Title: Blood group antigen tests of the Waica Indians of Venezuela

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Southwestern journal of anthropology -- Vol. 18

Published By: Original publisher Southwestern journal of anthropology -- Vol. 18 1962. 78-93 p. map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Miguel Layrisse, Zulay Layrisse, and Johannes Wilbert

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 1995. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Yanoama (SQ18)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Genetics (143);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document In addition to the blood group study, this article also contains a culture summary of the Yanoama. The authors compare the results of this Waica blood group study with data from the Warao and Yaruro. As a result of this comparison and along with linguistic and cultural data, the authors develop a hypothesis about Paleo-Americans in Venezuela.

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. sq18-005

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: Bibliography: p. 90-93

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document ca. 1960

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 Physicians, Ethnologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle

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

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Waica, Venezuela

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Yanoama Indians


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