Schlegel, Alice. The adolescent socialization of the Hopi girl

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

Title: The adolescent socialization of the Hopi girl

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph American anthropologist -- Vol. 12, no. 4

Published By: Original publisher American anthropologist -- Vol. 12, no. 4 Washington, etc.: American Anthropological Association, etc.. 1973. 449-462 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Alice Schlegel

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 Ethos (181); Gender status (562); Arranging a marriage (584); Nuptials (585); Family relationships (593); Techniques of socialization (861); Transmission of skills (868); Puberty and initiation (881); Status of adolescents (882); Adolescent activities (883); Gender roles and issues (890);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is a study of the adolescent socialization process of the Hopi girl. Schlegel points out that this is a period of crisis for the girl: a period of strained relations with her mother, moodiness and unpredictability and fear that she will be rejected by a lover. Although the Hopi girl follows a set life plan and is subjected to no cultural dilemmas, yet the crisis she goes through is similar to that of her counterpart in Western adolescent society. According to the author this is due in large part not to similar socialization pressures, but rather to socialization pressures of quite a different form but of equal intensity (p. 449). These pressures are described more fully in the text.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 64

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. nt09-064

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. 461-462)

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 Ethnologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle; 1999

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). ca. 1890 - 1920

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Hopi pueblos, Third Mesa, northeastern Arizona, United Sttes

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Hopi Indians


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