Sovetskaia Etnografiia

Sovetskaia Etnografiia

 

(Soviet Ethnography), a journal published by the Institute of Ethnography of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR. Sovetskaia etnografiia replaced the journal Etnografiia, which was published from 1926 to 1930. Four issues of Sovetskaia etnografiia were published in 1931, six issues every year between 1932 and 1936, and four issues in 1937. Periodical collections were published under the same name between 1938 and 1947 (the last issue was no. 6/7). The publication of the journal resumed in 1946, with four issues being published annually until 1956. Sovetskaia elnografiia has been published six times a year since 1957.

Sovetskaia etnografiia publishes articles and reviews on the ethnography of the peoples of the USSR and other countries, the history of the science of ethnography, and criticizes the reactionary trends in bourgeois ethnography. It also publishes research findings in anthropology, folklorism, ethnogeography, archaeology, and linguistics and articles on the ethnographic work conducted by the museums of scientific institutions of the Union republics and foreign countries. Circulation, 2,700 (1978).

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Grinev, "Zabytaia ekspeditsiia Dmitriia Tarkhanova na Mednuiu reku," Sovetskaia etnografiia 4, 1987, 88-100:91 (see for a translation, A.
Grinev, "Indeitsy eiaki i sud'ba russkogo naseleniia v Yakutate," Sovetskaia etnografiia 5, 1988, 110-20; A.
Sokolova, "Adaptivnye svoistva kul'tury narodov Severa" (Adaptive characteristics in the culture of the peoples of the north), Sovetskaia etnografiia 4 (1991): 15.
The conference on Central Asia was held in August 1942 in Tashkent and involved some 15 researchers, mostly Russians, whose papers were published in summary form in a 1947 volume of Sovetskaia etnografiia.
From 1939 to 1951, Tolstoy held the chair for ethnology at Moscow State University; and from 1942 to 1965, he headed the Soviet Academy of Sciences Institute of Ethnography and its well-known journal Sovetskaia etnografiia.
Following his brochure on Uzbek ethnogenesis, the Russian researcher turned his attention to Turkmenistan and published an article in Sovetskaia etnografiia entitled "Questions of Turkmen Ethnogenesis in the Eighth to Tenth Centuries.
Tul'tseva, "Religioznye verovaniia i obriady russkikh krest'ian na rubezhe XIX i XX vekov," Sovetskaia etnografiia, no.