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Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist, John Cawte

Label
Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist
Title
Primitive medicine in Australia
Title remainder
a lesson for the western psychiatrist
Statement of responsibility
John Cawte
Creator
Contributor
Sponsor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
12 coloured plates showing medical and funeral ceremonial objects from Yolngu, Lardil, Warlpiri and Miwa / Bagu peoples
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Cawte, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1973
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  • Smith Kline & French Laboratories (Australia) Ltd
  • International Psychiatric Conference
Series statement
Primitive medicine in Australia
Series volume
part 2
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Traditional medicine
  • Psychiatry
Target audience
specialized
Label
Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist, John Cawte
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Presented at: The 1973 International Psychiatric Conference Sydney - October 1973
  • AIATSIS only has plates 1-10 and 12
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Plate 1. The rainbow snake -- Plate 2. The feathered stick -- Plate 3. The “Malaka” or medicine bag -- Plate 4. The flying fox bark -- Plate 5. The pearl shell blade -- Plate 6. The yardindalba bull-roarer -- Plate 7. The tjagolo crystals -- Plate 8. The healing blade or yarindi -- Plate 9. The moon spirit -- Plate 10. The crocodile effigy -- Plate 11. Missing -- Plate 12. The death cycle bark
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm., in envelope 25 x 32 cm.
Extent
12 sheets
Governing access note
Contains restricted material: located in mens cabinet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour
Label
Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist, John Cawte
Publication
Note
  • Presented at: The 1973 International Psychiatric Conference Sydney - October 1973
  • AIATSIS only has plates 1-10 and 12
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Plate 1. The rainbow snake -- Plate 2. The feathered stick -- Plate 3. The “Malaka” or medicine bag -- Plate 4. The flying fox bark -- Plate 5. The pearl shell blade -- Plate 6. The yardindalba bull-roarer -- Plate 7. The tjagolo crystals -- Plate 8. The healing blade or yarindi -- Plate 9. The moon spirit -- Plate 10. The crocodile effigy -- Plate 11. Missing -- Plate 12. The death cycle bark
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm., in envelope 25 x 32 cm.
Extent
12 sheets
Governing access note
Contains restricted material: located in mens cabinet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour

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