Amān AllāhĪ Bahārvand, Sikandar. Tribes of Iran

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

Title: Tribes of Iran

Published By: Original publisher New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files. 1988. ii, 158 leaves maps

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Sekandar Amanolahi

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. Lur (MA12)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Location (131); History (175); Settlement patterns (361); Lineages (613); Tribe and nation (619);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This document is a description of the Lur tribal divisions and geographical distribution in the heavily populated provinces of Luristan, Bakhtiari, Kuh Gilu, Boir Ahmed, and Fars Provinces (Mamasani District), Iran. In addition to the detailed information on the Lur tribal locations in each of the above provinces, the author also provides background data on the etymology of the term 'Lur', the language of the Lur people, their ethnic affiliation, and culture history.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 2

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. ma12-002

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: Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, leaves 153-158)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1974-1988

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-4,5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle ; 2005

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) Luristan, Bakhtiari, Kuh Gilu, Boir Ahmed, and Fars Provinces (Mamasani District), Iran

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Lur (Iranian people)/Ethnology--Iran/Tribes--Iran/Iran--Social life and customs


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