Subject Index for Teaching eHRAF

This is an alphabetical list of topics as they occur in the exercises of the various chapters. Please click on the chapter numbers for the specific exercises.

A

Animism, 1.7
Aging, 1.18
Archaeological Traditions,
overview of, 2.2
Associations, 1.21

B

Basic Research Strategies, 1.11
Biology, 1.19
Burial Practices (Prehistoric), comparisons of, 2.3

C

Classification, 1.3
Communal Property, 1.3
Completed Fertility & Subsistence, 1.18
Conception, 3.3
Cosmology, 1.3
Cultures and Ethnic Groups,
overview of, 1.5

D

Death, 1.4
Demography, 1.18
Diet, 1.21
Disease, causes of, 3.2
Dwellings, 1.23

E

Ecology and culture, 1.12; 1.13
Education, 1.4
Ethnographic Encounter, 1.3
Ethnogenesis, 1.3
Ethnography, 1.4, 1.8
Ethnology, 1.4
Ethnopsychology, 1.3
Explaining Human Culture, 1.22; 1.23

F

Feuding, 1.3
Foods, 1.20; 1.21

G

Games, Children, 1.21
Gender, 1.4
General Topics, 1.2
Guidelines, 1.2

H

Households, 1.3
Hide Working, 2.4
Horticultural society and ecology, 1.13
Hunter-gatherers, 1.22

K

Key Symbols, 1.3
Kinship and Egalitarianism, 1.24
Kinship and Genealogies, 1.3
Kinship and Land Use, 1.25
Kinship, Ritual, 1.15
Kinship Terminology, 1.3

L

Land Tenure, 1.3
Leadership, 1.3
Leather Working, 2.4

M

Marriage, 1.4, 1.6, 1.21
basis of, 1.6
arranging a, 1.6
Medical Anthropology, 1.3; 3.1; 3.2; 3.3, 3.4
Menstruation, 3.3
Milk in Diet, 1.21

N

Nomadic society and ecology, 1.12
Nutrition, 3.4, 1.19

O

Objects, sacred, 1.7

P

Pastoral society and ecology, 1.13
Political Functions, religious institutions – 1.14
Places, sacred, 1.7
Pregnancy, 3.3
Productivity & Aging – 1.18
Property, 1.21

R

Reproductive Health, 3.3; 1.18
Research Methods, 4.1; 4.2; 4.3; 4.4
Residence, 1.21
Rules, 1.21

S

Sacred Objects & Places, 1.7
Salt, 1.18
Sex, 1.4
Sexuality, 1.21
Sickness, 1.4, causes of, 3.2
Slavery, 1.21
Social Networks & Aging, 1.18
Socialization – 1.4
South America, 1.8
Storytelling – 1.3
Subsistence Practices, 1.18

T

Taboos, menstruation, 3.3
pregnancy, 3.3

W

Witchcraft, 1.3

V

Violence, 1.9