The Resource Aboriginal men of high degree, A. P. Elkin

Aboriginal men of high degree, A. P. Elkin

Label
Aboriginal men of high degree
Title
Aboriginal men of high degree
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A. P. Elkin
Creator
Subject
Summary
Personality, making, and powers of medicine men; Professional individuals of special training, personality reaches a high degree of normality; Summary and analysis of rites in the making of medicine men, origin of ritual, supernatural powers; Sorcery - and explanation of illness & death, treatment of diseases and sicknesses; Psychic displays, magic, telepathy; Detailed survey of present knowledge in uncircumcision and circumcision regions; Beliefs re cannibalism; Numerous tribes mentioned in each area; Brief record of personal association with the development and policy on Aboriginal affairs
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1891-1979
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Elkin, A. P.
Series statement
John Murtagh Macrossan Memorial Lectures for 1944
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Shamanism
Label
Aboriginal men of high degree, A. P. Elkin
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0041695
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC.
  • Copy 4 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
226, 12433
System control number
0048954
Label
Aboriginal men of high degree, A. P. Elkin
Publication
Control code
M0041695
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
148 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC.
  • Copy 4 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
226, 12433
System control number
0048954

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      -35.292556 149.118617
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