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Nuestra comunidad indígena / Hildebrando Castro Pozo

Author:
Castro Pozo, Hildebrando 1890-1945  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 5-498 p. ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Peru
Date:
1924
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
Religion  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Call number:
F3430 .C37 1924
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1002951

Village and family : essays on rural Tunisia / John Simmons, editor ; contributors, Carole Steere Ayad ... [et. al.]

Author:
Simmons, John  Search this
Human Relations Area Files, inc  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 242 leaves : ill., maps ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tunisia
Date:
1974
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Call number:
HQ691.5 .V713 1974
HQ691.5.V713 1974
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_265195

Los huacchilleros del perú; dos estudios de formaciones sociales agrarias

Author:
Martínez Alier, Juan  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 100 p. 18 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
Peru
Date:
1973
C1973
Topic:
Peasantry  Search this
Agricultural laborers  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_777170

Pueblos de la sierra / Simón Pachano

Author:
Pachano, Simón  Search this
Programa de Investigaciones Sociales sobre Población en América Latina  Search this
Instituto de Estudios Ecuatorianos  Search this
Physical description:
162, [1] p. : 4 maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
Ecuador
Date:
1986
C1986
Topic:
Social conditions  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_795561

Cruz das Almas : a Brazilian village / by Donald Pierson ; with the assistance of Levi Cruz ... [et al.]

Author:
Pierson, Donald 1900-1995  Search this
United States Department of State  Search this
United States Interdepartmental Committee on Scientific and Cultural Cooperation  Search this
Physical description:
x, 226 p., 20 p. of plates : ill., map ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Cruz das Almas (Bahia, Brazil)
Brazil
Date:
1951
Topic:
Social life and customs  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_984692

Sociétés rurales des Andes et de l'Himalaya : actes du Colloque "Méthodologie des recherches pluridisciplinaires sur les sociétés rurales de montagnes-Andes et Himalaya", Grenoble, juin 1987 / sous la direction de Jean Bourliaud, Jean François Dobremez, Françoise Vigny

Author:
Colloque "Méthodologie des recherches pluridisciplinaires sur les sociétés rurales de montagnes-Andes et Himalaya" (1987 : Grenoble, France)  Search this
Bourliaud, Jean  Search this
Dobremez, Jean François  Search this
Vigny, Françoise  Search this
Physical description:
254 p. , [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Andes
Himalaya Mountains
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Agriculture  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Call number:
HT407 .C64 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_778386

Peasant livelihood : studies in economic anthropology and cultural ecology / Rhoda Halperin, James Dow, editors

Author:
Halperin, Rhoda H  Search this
Dow, James  Search this
Physical description:
x, 332 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
Latin America
Date:
1977
C1977
Topic:
Peasantry  Search this
Agriculture--Economic aspects  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_588585

Rural poverty and impoverishment in western Kenya / J.S.G. Lavrijsen

Author:
Lavrijsen, J. S. G  Search this
Physical description:
175 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Kenya
Western Province
Western Province (Kenya)
Date:
1984
Topic:
Agriculture--Economic aspects  Search this
Rural poor  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Call number:
HD2126.5.Z9W475 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_276407

Historia de la cuestión agraria en Colombia / Orlando Fals Borda

Author:
Fals-Borda, Orlando  Search this
Physical description:
160 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Colombia
Date:
1975
Topic:
Land tenure--History  Search this
Agriculture--Economic aspects--History  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_777066

Is there a moral obligation to save the family farm? / edited by Gary Comstock

Author:
Comstock, Gary 1954-  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 427 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1987
Topic:
Family farms--Government policy  Search this
Agriculture--Economic aspects  Search this
Agriculture and state  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Call number:
HD1476.U5I8 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_340295

Identidad y conflicto en la sierra mazateca : el caso del Consejo de Ancianos de San José Tenango / Federico G. Neiburg

Author:
Neiburg, Federico G  Search this
Subject:
Consejo de Ancianos (San José Tenango, Mexico)  Search this
Physical description:
292 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
San José Tenango (Mexico)
Date:
1988
Topic:
Power (Social sciences)  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_776662

Agrarian leadership and violence in Mexico / Paul Friedrich

Author:
Friedrich, Paul 1927-  Search this
University of Chicago Center for Latin American Studies  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1981
[1981]
Topic:
Land use, Rural  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Call number:
HD325 .F75 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_796807

Culture and economy : changes in Turkish villages / edited by Paul Stirling

Author:
Stirling, Paul  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 231 p. : ill., music ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Turkey
Date:
1993
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Social change  Search this
Villages  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_680234

Home land : the ambiguities of rural life in apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa / Ben Cousins

Author:
Cousin, Ben 1949-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2012
20th century
Topic:
Prints, South African--Themes, motives  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
In art  Search this
Call number:
N8846.S6 U53 2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1013412

Space, time and social formation : a territorial approach to the archaeology and anthropology of Zimbabwe and Mozambique c 0-1700 AD / Paul J.J. Sinclair

Author:
Sinclair, Paul J. J  Search this
Physical description:
196 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Zimbabwe
Mozambique
Date:
1987
Topic:
Spatial systems  Search this
Archaeology--Methodology  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
GN865.Z55 S616 1987
GN865.Z55S616 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_374510

"Children are the wealth of the poor" : progeny, production, and polygyny in a rural Haitian commune / by Timothy T. Schwartz

Author:
Schwartz, Timothy T  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 380 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Theses
Place:
Haiti
Jean-Rabel (Nord-Ouest)
Jean-Rabel (Nord-Ouest, Haiti)
Date:
2000
Topic:
Rural population  Search this
Fertility, Human  Search this
Child labor  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Call number:
F1929.J4 S394 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_986074

Curatorial Records

Topic:
Journal of American history (Bloomington, Ind.)
Creator::
National Museum of American History. Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Videotapes
Date:
1982-1989
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of the records of Lu Ann Jones, researcher for the Southern Agriculture Oral History Project, documenting her research activities in regard to oral histories about farming and rural life in the United States. Jones used this information to co-write a review essay on oral history and agriculture for the "Journal of American History." The records do not relate to the Southern Agriculture Oral History Project Records (Acc. 2001.3053) which are located in the Archives Center collections at the National Museum of American History. Materials include correspondence with historical societies, university professors, associations, museum curators, and archivists; oral history program information, transcripts, articles, and brochures; research notes; and videotapes.
Topic:
Agriculture -- United States -- History  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Country life  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Farm life  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Clippings
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-222, National Museum of American History. Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Curatorial Records
Identifier:
Accession 11-222
See more items in:
Curatorial Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa11-222

Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection

Creator:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters  Search this
Names:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection  Search this
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church (Birmingham, Ala.)  Search this
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968  Search this
Extent:
159 video recordings (U-matic 3/4" video recordings)
1 video recording (VHS 1/2" video recording)
15 Linear feet (15 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Video recordings
Video recordings
Videocassettes
Place:
United States -- Race relations
United States -- Rural conditions
Date:
1989-1994
Scope and Contents note:
The collection, which dates from 1989 to 1994 and measures 15 linear feet, documents the reminiscences of elderly members of various African-American churches in the Atlanta area, as well as individual church histories, outstanding personalities of the South, religious expression in the South, and styles of singing and worship. The collection is comprised of audiovisual materials.
Biographical/Historical note:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters, Inc. is the nation's largest regional interfaith cable network. AIB has been providing faith-based communities and nonprofit service organizations access to a larger audience since 1969. AIB remains a destination for international dignitaries and media representatives due to its unique programming platform, which promotes dialogue between all faiths, cultures and socioeconomic backgrounds. Seen in over 1,000,000 homes across 19 metro area counties, AIB is a self-supporting organization and does not allow the solicitation of funds or attacks on other faiths. Viewers can find Christians, Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus and others presenting their views.
Provenance:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Negro leagues  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Women clergy  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- African Americans  Search this
Choirs (Music)  Search this
Civil rights movements -- United States  Search this
African American clergy  Search this
African American churches  Search this
African American journalists  Search this
African American educators  Search this
African American poets  Search this
African American lawyers  Search this
African American soldiers  Search this
African American social reformers  Search this
African Americans -- Religious life  Search this
African Americans -- Music  Search this
African Americans -- Social life and customs  Search this
African Americans -- Social conditions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Videocassettes
Citation:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters oral history collection exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-001
See more items in:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-09-001

Leaf of Allah : khat & agricultural transformation in Harerge, Ethiopia 1875-1991 / Ezekiel Gebissa

Author:
Gebissa, Ezekiel  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 210 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Ethiopia
Hārergē Kifle Hāger
Hārergē Kifle Hāger (Ethiopia)
Date:
2004
Topic:
Khat  Search this
Agriculture--Economic aspects  Search this
Agriculture--History  Search this
Agriculture--Social aspects  Search this
Drug traffic  Search this
History  Search this
Rural conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110551

The AIB Collection of Afro-American Videos for 1990/91: Ophelia Turner Bowman

Collection Creator:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters  Search this
Extent:
1 video recording ((1 U-matic 3/4" video recording))
Container:
Box 4, Item 35
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Place:
Atlanta (Ga.)
United States -- Rural conditions
Date:
1990-1991
Scope and Contents note:
The AIB Collection of Afro-American Videos for 1990/91, Ophelia Turner Bowman; Born in Taliaferro County, Georgia in January, 1910, Ophelia Bowman talks about her youth and the rural community she has lived in all of her life.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. This item will require preservation reformatting before it can be accessed. Please contact the archivist for more information: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters oral history collection exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.09-001, File ACMA AV000036
See more items in:
Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters Oral History Collection
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-09-001-ref145

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