The Resource Aborigines : social organization

Aborigines : social organization

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Aborigines : social organization
Title
Aborigines : social organization
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Summary
Structure has been developed on the geographical environment, a food gathering & hunting mode of life, and biological increase and relationship; Formation of tribes; family & marriage; kinship classes; kinship systems - exchange of women (Banggala, Wailpi, Gariera, Drysdale & Forrest rivers & formely western Arnhem Land), cross-cousin (Garadjari, Yiryiront) system of Njul-Njul or Aranda type, Ungarinyin, Worora & Wunambal; Nature of clans, totemic values, groups - Aranda, Aluridja; Dual organization, patrilineal moieties (Arnhem Land, Cape York, Kimberleys, North Central Australia); Matrilineal moieties (eastern Aust., Perth); Sections (W.A., Aranda, Broome, Fitzroy River, Warburton Ranges, Laverton, Cape York, N.S.W. westwards; Subsections (east Kimberley, S.E. into Aranda, Arnhem Land, far-west Qld), gives Aranda terms
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1891-1979
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Elkin, A. P.
Label
Aborigines : social organization
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Publication
Control code
M0041702
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0048965
Label
Aborigines : social organization
Publication
Control code
M0041702
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0048965

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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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