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Aboriginal mans best friend

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Aboriginal mans best friend
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Aboriginal mans best friend
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Discusses relationship between Jankuntjara people (Everard Ranges) and their dogs; dogs as pets, lack of distinction between dingoes & other dogs, manner of carrying, territoriality; dogs as food; dogs as competitors for food, feeding, efforts to prevent thefts of food by dogs; dogs as contributors to the food supply, introduction of hunting dogs to the area, hunting methods with dogs, apparent lack of training of dogs, amounts of food obtained with help of dogs (Oct. 1970 - Mar. 1971); other uses of dogs, attitudes to dogs - importance in mythology; tables show number of dogs per household & age group of adults, also dogs & number of children; comparison between behaviour to dogs & to children; Appendix - List of names (22 items) for dogs with meanings where known
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Hamilton, Annette
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Aboriginal mans best friend
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M0056301
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0080363
Label
Aboriginal mans best friend
Publication
Control code
M0056301
System control number
0080363

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