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The Resource Adha gar tidi : cultural sensitivity in western Torres Strait, Rod and Judy Kennedy (with the people of the Western Torres Strait)

Adha gar tidi : cultural sensitivity in western Torres Strait, Rod and Judy Kennedy (with the people of the Western Torres Strait)

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Adha gar tidi : cultural sensitivity in western Torres Strait
Title
Adha gar tidi
Title remainder
cultural sensitivity in western Torres Strait
Statement of responsibility
Rod and Judy Kennedy (with the people of the Western Torres Strait)
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Torres Strait Islander culture, meetings, work ethic, bilingual education, customs; Thursday Island; respect, communication, family trees, adoption, decision making, time, worldview; role management, conflict mediation, consensus; interpersonal relationships; hierarchically structured government schemes; wife lending; see 1986 publication; includes papers in English and vernacular texts by Kala lagaw Ya
Member of
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1942-
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Kennedy, Rod
Literary form
non fiction
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Kennedy, Judy
Series statement
Work papers of SIL-AAIB. Series B,
Series volume
no. 14
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  • Gibuma, Charlie
  • Dai, Canon K
  • Anau, Jerry
  • John Peter
  • Intercultural communication
  • Cultural relations
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Torres Strait Islands (Qld.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Adha gar tidi : cultural sensitivity in western Torres Strait, Rod and Judy Kennedy (with the people of the Western Torres Strait)
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Publication
Note
"January 1990"
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Include bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword -- Preface -- A brief introduction to Torres Strait culture -- Some guidelines for relating to Torres Strait Islanders -- One mouth two hands -- Ny trading friend in the village of Mari (Mr Charlie Gibuma) -- Islanders : A different work ethic -- Working together, helping each other (Mr Jenny Anau) -- Meetings and discussions : Contrasting styles -- Excerpts from an interview with canon dai on consensus and a common project -- Grass roots bilingual education : A note of caution -- Sitting on the mat of an evening - Helping our children (Fr John Peter) -- Wife-lending : Conflicting values -- Adoption and marriage in the Western Torres Strait -- Feasts : Celebration or obligation -- The intermediary and social distance in Western Torres Strait -- Recommended readings on Torres Strait culture
Control code
M0068089
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 76 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 pamphlet received from ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780868923352
Issn
1030-9861
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Adha gar tidi : cultural sensitivity in western Torres Strait, Rod and Judy Kennedy (with the people of the Western Torres Strait)
Publication
Note
"January 1990"
Bibliography note
Include bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword -- Preface -- A brief introduction to Torres Strait culture -- Some guidelines for relating to Torres Strait Islanders -- One mouth two hands -- Ny trading friend in the village of Mari (Mr Charlie Gibuma) -- Islanders : A different work ethic -- Working together, helping each other (Mr Jenny Anau) -- Meetings and discussions : Contrasting styles -- Excerpts from an interview with canon dai on consensus and a common project -- Grass roots bilingual education : A note of caution -- Sitting on the mat of an evening - Helping our children (Fr John Peter) -- Wife-lending : Conflicting values -- Adoption and marriage in the Western Torres Strait -- Feasts : Celebration or obligation -- The intermediary and social distance in Western Torres Strait -- Recommended readings on Torres Strait culture
Control code
M0068089
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 76 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 pamphlet received from ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780868923352
Issn
1030-9861
Other physical details
illustrations

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