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Author Swain, Tony.

Title Aboriginal religions in Australia : a bibliographical survey / Tony Swain
Published New York : Greenwood Press, 1991


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Description xv, 336 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Series 1. Bibliographies and indexes in religious studies ; 18, 0742-6836
Bibliographies and indexes in religious studies, 0742-6836 ; no. 18
Bibliographies and indexes in religious studies ; no. 18
Bibliographies and indexes in religious studies. 0742-6836 ; no. 18
Contents Part one: Narrative survey : The history of the study of Australian Aboriginal religions -- The themes -- The regions -- Part two: bibliographical survey : trans-regional; Torres Strait Islands; Cape York Peninsula (and Gulf region); Central-north; Kimberley; South-West; Western Desert; Central Desert; Lake Eyre; South-east; Tasmania
Summary Bibliographica survey by region under the themes: Philosophy and totemism; Myth; Art; Ceremony; Birth; Initiation; Women; Magic; Death; Change; Literature Annotation pending
Analysis Aboriginal Australians - Missions
Aboriginal Australians - Religion
Australian aborigines Religions
Spirituality - Aboriginal Australians
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Mythology -- Bibliography.
Aboriginal Australians -- Religion -- Bibliography.
Aboriginal Australians -- Rites and ceremonies -- Bibliography.
Mythology, Aboriginal Australian -- Bibliography.
Australia -- Religion -- Bibliography.
Genre/Form Bibliographies.
LC no. 91002153
ISBN 0313260443 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)