The Resource A frightened hunting ground: : epic emotions and landholding in the western reaches of Australia's Top End, Basil Sansom

A frightened hunting ground: : epic emotions and landholding in the western reaches of Australia's Top End, Basil Sansom

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A frightened hunting ground: : epic emotions and landholding in the western reaches of Australia's Top End
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A frightened hunting ground:
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epic emotions and landholding in the western reaches of Australia's Top End
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Basil Sansom
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Language
eng
Summary
General theory of epic emotions proposed; discusses Aboriginal emotion in relations to land and other sources of ultimate reference (Dreamings); limited elaboration of emotional states in Aboriginal society related to system of values; includes discussion of Paddy Huddleston's evidence for the Upper Daly River land claim, relationship to Dreamings and country, Big Bill Neidjie's "Story About Feeling" and Wanjinas; the nature, acknowledgement and suppression of feelings; argues that the extension of emotions is related to the development of fractured and remote cosmologies
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Sansom, Basil
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non fiction
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  • Neidjie, Bill
  • Huddlestone, Paddy
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A frightened hunting ground: : epic emotions and landholding in the western reaches of Australia's Top End, Basil Sansom
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.193-194
Extent
p. 156-194
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A frightened hunting ground: : epic emotions and landholding in the western reaches of Australia's Top End, Basil Sansom
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.193-194
Extent
p. 156-194

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