The Resource Observations on route finding and spatial orientation among the Aboriginal peoples of the Western Desert region of central Australia

Observations on route finding and spatial orientation among the Aboriginal peoples of the Western Desert region of central Australia

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Observations on route finding and spatial orientation among the Aboriginal peoples of the Western Desert region of central Australia
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Observations on route finding and spatial orientation among the Aboriginal peoples of the Western Desert region of central Australia
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Aboriginal techniques of navigation; the use of distinctive features of the landscape often associated with the Dreaming, Aboriginal representations of routes in paintings and sketches, socialization and inability to travel by night with stars; Examples of actual journeys with Aborigines of the Antikarinya, Anmatjara, Walbiri and Pintupi are discussed along with references to the Aranda, Loritja and Pitjantjara
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Lewis, David
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Observations on route finding and spatial orientation among the Aboriginal peoples of the Western Desert region of central Australia
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M0062159
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0086862
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Observations on route finding and spatial orientation among the Aboriginal peoples of the Western Desert region of central Australia
Publication
Control code
M0062159
System control number
0086862

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