Cerulli, Enrico. Observations on the Moslem movement in Somaliland

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

Title: Observations on the Moslem movement in Somaliland

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Rivista degli studi orientali -- Vol. 10

Published By: Original publisher Rivista degli studi orientali -- Vol. 10 Roma: G. Bardi [etc.]. 1923-1925. HRAF MS: 1-45 p. [original: 1-36 p.]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Enrico Cerulli

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 1997. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Somali (MO04)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Legal norms (671); General character of religion (771); Priesthood (793); Religious intolerance and martyrs (798);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This article contains information on the interrelationship of the Muslim Somali and the 'Pagans' (Cushites) who were the original inhabitants of the area. The author's first chapter is primarily devoted to the relationship of the religions of the two groups. The remaining four chapters of the article are devoted to the establishment of the Muslim religious orders in Somaliland, their outstanding leaders, the activities of these orders in the agrarian economy and the relationship between Muslim law and the customary law of the Somali.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 10

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. mo04-010

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 Italian

Note: Translation of: Note sul movimento musul mano nella Somalia.|The original Italian text is not included Translated from the Italian for the HRAF files by Paul A. Mankin

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document no date

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 Social Scientist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle ; 1959

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) Somalia, Djibouti, and southeastern Ethiopia

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Somalis


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