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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Tradition summary: Highland Andean Formative
Published By: Original publisher
New Haven, Conn.: HRAF, 2003
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
David Browman and Sarah Berry
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
HRAF, 2003. Computer file
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Highland Andean Formative (SE48)
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Culture summary (105);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This is a summary of the Highland Andean Formative Tradition.
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
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.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
Includes bibliographical references
The major tradition summary is from the article, "Highland Andean Formative," by David Browman, in the Encyclopedia of Prehistory, Peter N. Peregrine and Melvin Ember, eds. New York: Plenum Publishing Corporation, 2001-2002. Sarah Berry wrote the synopsis in 2002.
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
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
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
Sarah Berry; 2002
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
3500 BP to 2200 BP
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Peru
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Indians of South America--Andes--Antiquities