Beaglehole, Ernest, 1906-1965. Notes on Hopi economic life

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

Title: Notes on Hopi economic life

Published By: Original publisher New Haven ; London: Pub. for the Section of Anthropology, Department of the Social Sciences, Yale University, by the Yale University Press ; H. Milford, Oxford University Press. 1937. 2, 88 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication [by] Ernest Beaglehole

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Hopi (NT09)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Collecting (222); Annual cycle (221); Labor and leisure (461); Division of labor by gender (462); Clans (614); Production and supply (433); Special deposits (317); Gift giving (431); External trade (439); Household (592); Diet (262); Food preparation (252); ;

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This source is a general study of Hopi economic life based on the study of two Second Mesa villages -- Mishongnovi and Shipaulovi. The field work was done by the author in the summers of 1932 and 1934. In addition to the detailed data on various aspects of the Hopi economy (e. g., food gathering, agriculture, etc.), there is a great deal of other information to be found here relevant to household organization, kin and clan, property, foods and food preparation, crafts, house building, labor organization, and the distribution of wealth through ceremony and exchange.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 29

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. nt09-029

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: “Foods and their preparation, by Pearl Beaglehole”: p. 60-71 Includes bibliographical references (p. 87-88)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1932, 1934

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. John Beierle ; 1988

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1931, 1934

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Mishongnovi and Shipaulov Pueblos, Second Mesa, northeastern Arizona, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Hopi Indians


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