The Resource It's not a "curse" but a proclamation

It's not a "curse" but a proclamation

Label
It's not a "curse" but a proclamation
Title
It's not a "curse" but a proclamation
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses use of the word "cursing" by Balanda to describe the temporary closing down of stores and other public facilities in some Arnhem Land communities; the Yolngu use of the word "cursing" means to place a restriction over something by proclamation of the name of a clan or a personal totem, it is not sorcery and not a curse; explains the meaning of bundurr and its use to institute legal proceedings
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
It's not a "curse" but a proclamation
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/e_access/digital/a341064_a.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Revised April 1998
  • Digitisation status: digitised
Extent
1 volume
Label
It's not a "curse" but a proclamation
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/e_access/digital/a341064_a.pdf
Publication
Note
  • Revised April 1998
  • Digitisation status: digitised
Extent
1 volume

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