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Indigenous songs as 'operational structures of transactional life': : a study of Indigenous song genres at Wadeye, Alberto Furlan

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Indigenous songs as 'operational structures of transactional life': : a study of Indigenous song genres at Wadeye
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Indigenous songs as 'operational structures of transactional life':
Title remainder
a study of Indigenous song genres at Wadeye
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Alberto Furlan
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Language
eng
Summary
Examines the role of songs and dance performances in the operation and change in social relations in the Wadeye community; discusses Stanner's rejection of structural-functional analysis of social structures in favour of operations and transactions; song genres and their relation to clan structures; performance of Christianity - Mollinjin's vision and the process of revelation in the first Malgarrin song; historical background to the development of Djamba, Wangga and Lirrga ceremonial song genres; role and use of popular music; use of new songs to reproduce Aboriginal culture in the face of change
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Furlan, Alberto
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  • Stanner, W. E. H.
  • Mollinjin
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Indigenous songs as 'operational structures of transactional life': : a study of Indigenous song genres at Wadeye, Alberto Furlan
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Bibliography note
Endnotes: p. 163-165
Extent
p. 151-165
Label
Indigenous songs as 'operational structures of transactional life': : a study of Indigenous song genres at Wadeye, Alberto Furlan
Publication
Bibliography note
Endnotes: p. 163-165
Extent
p. 151-165

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