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The Resource Indigenous Australian cultures, Mary Colson

Indigenous Australian cultures, Mary Colson

Label
Indigenous Australian cultures
Title
Indigenous Australian cultures
Statement of responsibility
Mary Colson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This beautifully illustrated book gives an introduction to the fascinating and ancient cultures of Australia's Indigenous people. Discover Aboriginal approaches to arts and performance and find out about important beliefs, traditions, and customs. Find out about the role of family and community and explore how cultures are changing and developing in the 21st century. Each chapter focuses on a different aspect of culture, with fact boxes providing more detailed information on life for young aborigines and biographies of key figures. Word banks, a timeline, a cultural map and suggestions for further research are also included. -- Back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
AUMCS
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Colson, Mary
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DU123.4
LC item number
.C65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Global cultures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Indigenous Australian cultures, Mary Colson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, glossary and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introducing Indigenous Australian cultures -- Beliefs and festivals -- Ornament -- Family and society -- Performance -- Customs and activities -- Indigenous Australian cultures in the 21st century -- Timeline -- Cultural map -- Glossary -- Find out more -- Index
Control code
000056417233
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781474719971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)930004387
Label
Indigenous Australian cultures, Mary Colson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, glossary and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introducing Indigenous Australian cultures -- Beliefs and festivals -- Ornament -- Family and society -- Performance -- Customs and activities -- Indigenous Australian cultures in the 21st century -- Timeline -- Cultural map -- Glossary -- Find out more -- Index
Control code
000056417233
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781474719971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)930004387

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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