Gallery view

1970 Aug. 13 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes includes details on the following topics; villagers, taking a sick woman to the hospital in the car, children participating in village life, women taking on more agricultural tasks that were once exclusively male and observations on the youth brigade including their background, their schedule and the staff.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1966 Aug. 2 – 1966 Aug. 3

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes is a continuation of interviews in Vinca including details on the following topics; agriculture, the difficulty of work, electricity, livestock, a sick boy, and children.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978 July 7 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes includes details on the following topics; state holiday, families, relationships, weather, electricity, livestock, curses, homes, fenced yards and agriculture.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1966 July 9 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes begins with the prices of a few products and then goes on to the following topics; wheat, farming and equipment, L's work schedule, and numerous changes in Orasac such as the road improvements, telephones and habits of the villagers. A revision of A Serbian Village is included and then the field notes continue on the following topics; a young thief, the healer, taking... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1966 Aug. 15 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes includes details on the following topics; weddings, the role of uncles and godfathers in the family, Z.'s history and thoughts on his life, living standards and agriculture.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1968 Sept. – 1968 Oct.

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - These field notes from a trip by Barbara Halpern to Yugoslavia in the fall of 1968 include details on the following topics; public opinion on politics, the rise of conspicuous consumption, agriculture, updates on the lives of some of the villagers, opinions on whether life is better or worse now, changes in the village, the village school, teachers, updates and improvements in the to... more

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1953

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - Questionnaire produced by Joel Halpern for his anthropological work in Oras?ac, Serbia. The questionnaire covers the household unit, personal questions about habits, asks for a family kinship diagram, as well as providing a sample and finally covers working patterns.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1966 July 30 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes focuses on an interview with a younger brother in a prosperous zadruga in which he talks about his family, land, farming, their home, cooperative use of farm machinery, plowing, division of labor, education, hopes for his daughter and new roads.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1978 July 5 – 1978 July 6

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes, which has some Serbian text interspersed with the English, includes details on the following topics; agriculture, hay, changes in the village, people in the village, families, children, shared labor, electricity, homes, possessions, mourning and tombstones.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1970 Aug. 10 –

Halpern, Joel Martin

Serbia field notes

Serbia - This set of field notes includes details on the following topics; a visit to the grave of Z.'s uncle, thoughts on the youth action groups, hay being harvested, visiting a carpenter and stone cutter, craftsmen, difficulty telling the difference between villagers and city people and tractors.

Joel M. Halpern Papers