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A personal construct approach to cognitive structure with a group of preliterate Aboriginal Australians, thesis submitted by Dorothy May Jones

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A personal construct approach to cognitive structure with a group of preliterate Aboriginal Australians
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A personal construct approach to cognitive structure with a group of preliterate Aboriginal Australians
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thesis submitted by Dorothy May Jones
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Study based on research from area between Cardwell and Innisfail, north Queensland; employs Kellys personal construct approach; includes ethnography of rainforest culture and contact history from local Aboriginal sources; use of oral histories; role of Captain Cook stories; native police and impact of European settlement; traditional and current social structures, especially dispute control (buya), role of women, spirits, clever men; Christian sects; mainly Gulnay, Dyirbal, Giramay (Giddamay) people; use of word lists in personal constructs
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Jones, Dorothy May
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Thesis (Ph.D.) James Cook University, Townsville, Nth. Qld., 1990
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A personal construct approach to cognitive structure with a group of preliterate Aboriginal Australians, thesis submitted by Dorothy May Jones
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Bibliography; leaves 312-336;
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M0010385
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336 leaves; ill., map
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Open access - reading. Open copying. Closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0008165
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A personal construct approach to cognitive structure with a group of preliterate Aboriginal Australians, thesis submitted by Dorothy May Jones
Publication
Note
Bibliography; leaves 312-336;
Control code
M0010385
Extent
336 leaves; ill., map
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying. Closed quotation. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0008165

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