Atlas of World Cultures by George P. Murdock

By George P. Murdock

The 1st ten volumes of the magazine Ethnology integrated installments of
a characteristic referred to as the "Ethnographic Atlas" during which info was
presented in coded shape on a number of of the world's cultures. In 1967,
after 862 cultures were therefore coded, they have been assembled and published
in ebook shape (Murdock 1967) through the college of Pittsburgh
Press. The installments in Ethnology persevered until eventually 1971, while the
total variety of cultures coded had reached 1,264. the aim of the
present quantity is to offer a particular pattern of this coded fabric in
a shape designed to be maximally helpful to students within the behavioral sciences. [from the advent]

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1955. C24: East Slavic Peoples This province includes the peoples who speak lndo-European languages of the Eastern branch of the Slavic subfamily. Russians (Chll, cluster 126). P: village of Viriatino (53°N, 41°E) in 1955. Dunn, S. , and E. Dunn. The Peasants of Central Russia. New York, 1967. - -. The Great Russian Peasant. Ethnology 2: 320- 338. 1963. Ukrainians (Ch7, cluster 126). P: unspecified (48°N, 36°E) in 1930. Frederich, P. W . The Social Organization of a Ukrainian Village. MS, 1954.

Ray, S. Aspects of Padam-Mi nyang Culture. Shillong. 1960. 40 ATLAS OF WORLD CUL TURES El3: Central Jndic Peoples This province includes the major peoples of India and Pakistan. who speak languages of the Indic subfamily of the Indo-European linguistic family. Uttar Pradesh (Efl 1, cluster 174). P: village and environs of Senapur (26°N, 83°E) in 1945. I: s•. Opler, M . , and R . D. Singh. The Divisio n of Labor in an Indian Village. A Reader in General Anthropology, ed. C. S. Coon, pp. 464- 4%.

P: village of Kaihsiengkung (31°N, 120°E) in 1935. Fei, H . Peasant Life in China. New York, 1946. Service, E . R. Profiles in Ethnology, pp. 436- 465. New York, 1963. Shantung Chinese (EdlO, cluster 163). P: village of Taitou (39°N, ll8°E ) in 1930. I: H. Yang, M. C. A Chinese Village . New York, 1945. Min Chinese (Ed6, cluster 164). P: hinterland of Swatow (24°N, l 15°E) in 1920. Kulp, 0 . H . Country Life in South China. New York, 1925. El2: Tibetan Peoples This province e n1braces peoples who speak languages of the Tibetan subfamily of the Tibeto-Burman linguistic fami ly, which is linked with Sinitic in a larger speech unit or phylum.

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