The Resource A short study of acculturation at Menindee Government Station, Darling River, by Ronald Berndt [and] Catherine Berndt

A short study of acculturation at Menindee Government Station, Darling River, by Ronald Berndt [and] Catherine Berndt

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A short study of acculturation at Menindee Government Station, Darling River
Title
A short study of acculturation at Menindee Government Station, Darling River
Statement of responsibility
by Ronald Berndt [and] Catherine Berndt
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Language
eng
Summary
Report on the Menindee Government Station community, 1943; contains detailed observations on population composition, language use and associations, living conditions, management, racism, social life: including maintenance of traditional knowledge, maintenance of social obligation, sexual relations, amusements, kinship, totem and marriage practices - examples of right and wrong marriages (individuals named); legal convictions - case studies (names removed); health status; education levels - problem of traditional and contemporary formal education; employment; religion (reasons for religious observance and views about its value); relation to the township; racial prejudice; recommendations - greater self - reliance, education, land ownership, employment opportunities, housing, community development
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1916-1990
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Berndt, Ronald M.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1918-1994
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Berndt, Catherine H.
Label
A short study of acculturation at Menindee Government Station, Darling River, by Ronald Berndt [and] Catherine Berndt
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Publication
Note
  • Photocopied tyescript
  • "Pages 1-92 -- exclusive of tables, diagrams and sketch maps"
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
92 leaves
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
ILL - University of Sydney
Label
A short study of acculturation at Menindee Government Station, Darling River, by Ronald Berndt [and] Catherine Berndt
Publication
Note
  • Photocopied tyescript
  • "Pages 1-92 -- exclusive of tables, diagrams and sketch maps"
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
92 leaves
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
ILL - University of Sydney

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