The Resource Culture contact on Sunday Island

Culture contact on Sunday Island

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Culture contact on Sunday Island
Title
Culture contact on Sunday Island
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Subject
Summary
History of mission, population 1939 = 112, birthrate, marriage-rate; Types of fish eaten, method of fishing; edible roots, use of digging stick, economic occupation & division of labour, types of watercraft; Social org. - branch of Bard tribe, family units, age grading levels, names, avoidance relationships Changes & modification of burial rites & initiation - variatio in the 3 series listed by Elkin, no tooth avulsion, blood letting or drinking or cicatrization; use of bullroarers; Sunday Is. previous home of Djaui; Kinship grouping & marriage, totemic groups; government; Myths of heroes - Galalong, Djamar, origin of dugong; Early explorations - first contact; Govt policies & attitudes, Mission policy; Tables of population 1900-1933; 1934-1950
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Gibson, Edward Gordon
Dissertation note
M.A. Hons. Thesis - University of Sydney
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Elkin, A. P.
Label
Culture contact on Sunday Island
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Publication
Note
tbls.; maps; Typescript
Control code
M0042580
Extent
149p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0050547
Label
Culture contact on Sunday Island
Publication
Note
tbls.; maps; Typescript
Control code
M0042580
Extent
149p.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0050547

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