- Research aims and objectives (e.g., complete ethnographic description, study of a particular institution or culture complex, testing of a theoretical hypothesis)
- General theoretical approach (e.g., historical, functional, psychological)
- Formulation of research program; reasons for choice of particular field site, etc.
- General information about the author 114
Outline of Cultural Materials. George P. Murdock, et al., eds. New Haven, Conn. Human Relations Area Files, Inc. 1961. xxv, 164 p.