Aberle, Sophie D., 1899-. Child mortality among Pueblo Indians

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

Title: Child mortality among Pueblo Indians

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph American journal of physical anthropology -- Vol. 16

Published By: Original publisher American journal of physical anthropology -- Vol. 16 Philadelphia: Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology. 1931-1932. 339-349 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Sophie B. D. Aberle

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2010. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Tewa Pueblos (NT18)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Tests and schedules administered in the field (125); Childbirth (844); Infant care (854); Infant feeding (853); Mortality (165); Comparative evidence (171);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is a study of child mortality in two Tanoan pueblos. Data on mortality are arranged by age of death and compared with comparable figures from White and Colored populations. The mortality rates are arrived at by comparing the number of deaths with the number of infants born in the families studied in given time intervals. Material on child and infant care and feeding are also included and referred to when comparisons are made with non-Indian mortality rates.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 9

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. nt18-009

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. 349)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1930

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 Physician-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Betty Potash ; 1961: John Beierle; 2008

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1864-1930

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) San Juan and Santa Clara Pueblos, New Mexico, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Tewa Indians


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