eHRAF Highlights

A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Childhood

A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Childhood

What is a “normal” childhood? Childhood, child-rearing and care-giving are all areas of human development which are largely taken for granted from…

Thanks, but no thanks: Expressions of gratitude in eHRAF World Cultures

During the end-of-year “holiday season” throughout much of the Western…

Featured Culture: Aztecs, cosmology, and ancient rituals in eHRAF

The Aztec Empire constituted the greatest empire in Mesoamerican prehistory,…

2018 HRAF Internship in Honor of Melvin Ember

The Human Relations Area Files (HRAF) at Yale University is…