The Resource Body, vision and movement: in the footprints of the ancestors, Franca Tamisari

Body, vision and movement: in the footprints of the ancestors, Franca Tamisari

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Body, vision and movement: in the footprints of the ancestors
Title
Body, vision and movement: in the footprints of the ancestors
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Franca Tamisari
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examination of the role of the body in the relationship between people and land among the Yolngu, north-east Arnhem Land through the work of Merleau-Ponty; terminology for body and world; visibility, perception and the creation of images; activities of the ancestral bodies and the creation of place and law in the world; death and conception; purpose and context of body scaring - expressions of grief and relatedness; role of vision (seeing and being) in Yolngu concepts of knowledge and ignorance; ancestral journeys; body and movement; subject and object distinctions; Yolngu cosmology and world view
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Tamisari, Franca
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Body, vision and movement: in the footprints of the ancestors, Franca Tamisari
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.268-270
Extent
p. 249-270
Label
Body, vision and movement: in the footprints of the ancestors, Franca Tamisari
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.268-270
Extent
p. 249-270

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