The Resource Astronomy in Aboriginal culture

Astronomy in Aboriginal culture

Label
Astronomy in Aboriginal culture
Title
Astronomy in Aboriginal culture
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes Aboriginal mythology associated with various star patterns in the southern sky in particular those incorporating the Southern Cross and Pleiades; concludes with a brief explanation of the importance of the stars of Tagai in Torres Strait Islander culture and the importance of accepance of oral tradition and Malo's law to the outcome of the Mabo native title case
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Cataloging source
AIAS
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Bhathal, R. S
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Astronomy, Aboriginal Australian
  • Constellations
Label
Astronomy in Aboriginal culture
Link
http://astrogeo.oxfordjournals.org/content/47/5/5.27.full
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
pages 5.27-5.30
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
coloured illustrations
Label
Astronomy in Aboriginal culture
Link
http://astrogeo.oxfordjournals.org/content/47/5/5.27.full
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
pages 5.27-5.30
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
coloured illustrations

Library Locations

    • 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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