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eHRAF: World Cultures

Primary source materials on cultures or societies worldwide

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  • Human Relations Area Files (HRAF)
  • Focusing on cultures and ethnic groups
  • Sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level

eHRAF at a Glance

  • Collection of documents (e.g. books, journal articles, monographs)
  • Organized into cultures or archaeological traditions
  • Detailed subject-indexing covering all aspects of social and cultural life
  • Powerful searching with cultures, subjects, keywords
  • Cultures organized by regions, subregions and subsistence types

Practical Guide to Using eHRAF


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