Moseley, Michael Edward. Introduction: human exploitation and organization on the north Andean coast

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

Title: Introduction: human exploitation and organization on the north Andean coast

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Chan Chan: Andean desert city, edited by Michael E. Moseley and Kent C. Day

Published By: Original publisher Chan Chan: Andean desert city, edited by Michael E. Moseley and Kent C. Day Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. 2010. 1-24 p. ill., maps

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Michael E. Moseley

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2015. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Chimu (SE75)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Theoretical orientation in research and its results (121); Topography and geology (133); Historical reconstruction (174); Sociocultural trends (178); Tillage (241); Production and supply (433); Chief executive (643); Administrative agencies (647); Taxation and public income (651); Government enterprises (655); Miscellaneous government activities (659);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document A speculative model is presented for economic and political development on the north coast of Peru from the Archaic period to the Inka occupation, focusing on the late Early Formative period through the Chimu Tradition (only data on Chimu are topic indexed). Chimu large-scale organization and some of its institutions seem to have had their origins in the Initial period. Topics covered include the economic and political developments as they relate to the physical environment, agriculture, taxation in the form of corvée labor, government reciprocity and redistribution, and administration, including manufacturing, and dynastic succession.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 4

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. se75-004

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: For bibliographical references see document 18:[Moseley and Day] (2010, References) Reprint of 1982 copy

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document not specified

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

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry; 2014

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 3500 BP-500 BP

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) north coast Peru

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Chanchán (Peru)

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