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Author Hiatt, L. R. (Lester Richard)

Title Australian Aboriginal concepts / edited by L.R. Hiatt
Published Canberra : Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Humanities Press, 1978


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Description 198 pages : diagrams, graphs ; 25cm
Series Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra. General meeting ; 1974
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. General meeting ; 1974
Contents Totems and taxonomy / R.H. Bulmer -- Anbarra concept of colour / Rhys Jones and Betty Meehan -- Linguistic approaches to Nunggubuyu ethnozoology and ethnobotany / J. Heath -- Categorisation of, and in, oral literature / Catherine H. Berndt -- Classification of sounds in Pitjantjatjara-speaking areas C.J. Ellis, A.M. Ellis, M.Tur and A. McCardell -- Semen versus spirit-child in a western desert culture / Robert Tonkinson -- Safe and dangerous places / David Biernoff -- Dreaming clusters among Marangu clans Ad Borsboom -- Taxonomy and Kakadu totemic relationships / Kenneth Maddock -- Identical principles behind Australian totemism and Empedoclean 'philosphy' / C.G. von Brandenstein -- Culture, Consiousness, and problems of translation: the Kariera system in cross-cultural perspective / Aram A. Yengoyan -- Notes on a few Australian Aboriginal concepts / Norman B. Tindale -- Tiwi cosmology / Micahel Sims -- Names of boyd-parts in north-east Arnhem Land / Bruce A. Sommer -- / L.R. Hiatt
Summary Papers by R.H. Bulmer, R. Jones and B. Meehan, J. Heath, C.H. Berndt, C.J. and A.M. Ellis, M. Tur and A. McCardell, R. Tonkinson, D. Biernoff, A. Borsboom, K. Maddock, C.G. von Brandenstein, A.A. Yengoyan, N.B. Tindale, M. Sims, B. Scheback, B.A. Sommer, L.R. Hiatt, separately annotated
Analysis Australian Aborigines. Cultural processes
Notes Australian Aborigines. Cultural processes (ANB/PRECIS SIN 005271x)
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes
Subject Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. General Meeting (1974 : Canberra, A.C.T)
Aboriginal Australians -- Culture
Aboriginal Australians -- Psychology.
Aboriginal Australians -- Religion.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Aboriginal Australians.
Anthropological linguistics.
Cognition and culture.
Folk classification.
Philosophy, Aboriginal Australian.
Arnhem Land (N.T.)
Blyth River (N.T.)
Cape Barrow (N.T.)
Kakadu National Park (N.T.)
Author Hiatt, L. R. (Lester Richard), 1931-
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
LC no. 78058302
ISBN 0391008870 (Humanities Press)
0855750707 (Paperback)