Adams, Robert McCormick, 1926-. Configurations of settlement

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

Title: Configurations of settlement

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph The Uruk countryside: the natural setting of urban societies, [by] Robert McC. Adams and Hans J. Nissen

Published By: Original publisher The Uruk countryside: the natural setting of urban societies, [by] Robert McC. Adams and Hans J. Nissen Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 1972. 1-94 p. ill., maps

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Robert McC. Adams

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. Late Chalcolithic Mesopotamia (MH60)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Theoretical orientation in research and its results (121); Settlement patterns (361); Urban and rural life (369); Population (161);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This document is essentially a study of settlement and urbanization patterns of the early and late Uruk cultures in the Warka region of Iraq during the Late Chalcolithic Mesopotamian period (6000-5100 BP). Data relevant to other archaeological traditions outside of the time frame noted above, constituting a large part of this work, have not been indexed with Outline of Cultural Materials (OCM)subjects.

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. mh60-009

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

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references

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 Archaeologist-4,5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. John Beierle; 2006

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 6000-87 BP (4000-1913 AD)

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Warka Region, Iraq

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Erech (Extinct city)/Iraq--Antiquities


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