Butt, Audrey. The Nilotes of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan and Uganda

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

Title: The Nilotes of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan and Uganda

Published By: Original publisher London: International African Institute. [1952]. i-viii, 1-4, 134-158, 190-193 p. map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Audrey Butt

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2002. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Nuer (FJ22)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Annual cycle (221); Marriage (580); Tribe and nation (619); Community structure (621); Inter-community relations (628); Spirits and gods (776); Magicians and diviners (791);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This survey presents a concise and accurate account of the existing knowledge on the Nuer society including such information as tribal groupings, physical environment, social and economic practices, and religious beliefs. Much of the material in this source is derived from Professor Evans-Pritchard's studies of the Nuer and may be regarded as a summary of his views.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 15

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. fj22-015

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Component part(s), monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Series number corrected in manuscript.|Bibliography, by E. E. Evans-Pritchard: p. 182-198 Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-193) Only pages i-viii, 1-4, 134-158, 190-193 were processed

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document none

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

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Robert Lee ; 1957

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1930-1936

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Sobat and Jonglei Provinces, Sudan

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Nuer (African people)

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