The Resource Diseases of the Australian Aborigines

Diseases of the Australian Aborigines

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Diseases of the Australian Aborigines
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Diseases of the Australian Aborigines
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Discussess difficulties with sick natives, attitude to medical help, belief that magic causes illness, notes on hospital accomodation & medical appointments from 1842; neglect by authorities; diet difficiencies on stations; Lists epidemics, description of disease & cases including leprosy & V.D. spread through contact with whites & chinese; native remedies Central tribes, Vic., Arunndta, Kukata; T.B. unknown in nomadic tribes later becoming rampant, native treatment; alcoholism Sydney, Wellington Valley Mission, use of opium Darwin area; Constitutional diseases, muscular disease of Kuyanni woman, boomerang leg Central Aust., dwarfism Tennants Creek, Cooks account of deformity Adventure Bay 1977; digestive system, respiratory cases among Kukata, appendicitis Yantowannta tribe; blood & circulatory system, nutritive & deficiency, thyroid diseases, skin abnormalities, fair hair among Aluridja, Wongapitcha & Kukata, cases of albinism N.T. kimberleys,, opthalmology Central Aust. dentition comparison of S.A. & Central Aust. with; Musgrave, Mann, Tomkinson & Petermann Ranges & Arnhem Land; insanity Central Aust., cases of mental deficiency rare; eunuchoidism Finke R. case
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1881-1933
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Basedow, Herbert
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  • Cape Bedford Mission (Qld.)
  • Finke River Mission (N.T.)
  • Port George IV Mission (W.A.)
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Diseases of the Australian Aborigines
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M0045159
Extent
1 volume
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p 5973
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0064981
Label
Diseases of the Australian Aborigines
Publication
Control code
M0045159
Extent
1 volume
Stock number
p 5973
System control number
0064981

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