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Aboriginal economy and society at the threshold of colonisation: : a comparative study, Ian Keen

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Aboriginal economy and society at the threshold of colonisation: : a comparative study
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Aboriginal economy and society at the threshold of colonisation:
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a comparative study
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Ian Keen
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eng
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Comparative summary of the variability in Aboriginal economic life from the ethnographic record; approaches to the economy - substanivist and formalist; concepts of institutional fields; study of the Kunai (Vic), Yuwaaliyaay (northern central NSW), Pitjantjatjara (SA / NT), Wiil and Minong (SW WA), Umpila speakers (Cape York, Qld), Ngarinyin (Kimberley, WA) and Yolngu (NT); discussion of sources; tabular comparison of environments, resource zones, technologies, seasonal movement, language, locality and totemism, population density, kinship and polygyny, cosmologies, governance - initiation, ancestral and magical resources; organisation and control of production; exchange; discussion of common features and correlations
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non fiction
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Aboriginal economy and society at the threshold of colonisation: : a comparative study, Ian Keen
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Bibliography: p. 175-177
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p. 155-177
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Aboriginal economy and society at the threshold of colonisation: : a comparative study, Ian Keen
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 175-177
Extent
p. 155-177

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