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The Resource Science, museums and collecting the Indigenous dead in colonial Australia, Paul Turnbull

Science, museums and collecting the Indigenous dead in colonial Australia, Paul Turnbull

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Science, museums and collecting the Indigenous dead in colonial Australia
Title
Science, museums and collecting the Indigenous dead in colonial Australia
Statement of responsibility
Paul Turnbull
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Palgrave studies in pacific history
Label
Science, museums and collecting the Indigenous dead in colonial Australia, Paul Turnbull
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 365-402
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1.Introduction: `To What Strange Uses' -- 2. European anatomists and Indigenous Australian bodily remains, c. 1788-1820 -- 3. Skeletal collecting before Darwin -- 4. Indigenous remains in British anatomical and ethnographic discourse, 1810-1850 -- 5. British polygenists and the Indigenous body, 1820-1880 -- 6.`Rare Work for the Professors': phrenologists and the Australian skull, c. 1815-1860 -- 7. Colonial museums and the Indigenous dead, c. 1830-1874 -- 8.`Judicious Collectors', 1870-1914 -- 9.`Tales of Blood and Mummies': The Queensland Museum, 1870-1914 -- 10. Murdered for science? anthropological collecting and colonial violence in late nineteenth century Australia -- 11. Indigenous Australians' defence of the ancestral dead -- 12. Repatriation and its critics -- 13. Conclusion
Control code
000061373759
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 428 pages
Isbn
9783319518732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)965350372
Label
Science, museums and collecting the Indigenous dead in colonial Australia, Paul Turnbull
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 365-402
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1.Introduction: `To What Strange Uses' -- 2. European anatomists and Indigenous Australian bodily remains, c. 1788-1820 -- 3. Skeletal collecting before Darwin -- 4. Indigenous remains in British anatomical and ethnographic discourse, 1810-1850 -- 5. British polygenists and the Indigenous body, 1820-1880 -- 6.`Rare Work for the Professors': phrenologists and the Australian skull, c. 1815-1860 -- 7. Colonial museums and the Indigenous dead, c. 1830-1874 -- 8.`Judicious Collectors', 1870-1914 -- 9.`Tales of Blood and Mummies': The Queensland Museum, 1870-1914 -- 10. Murdered for science? anthropological collecting and colonial violence in late nineteenth century Australia -- 11. Indigenous Australians' defence of the ancestral dead -- 12. Repatriation and its critics -- 13. Conclusion
Control code
000061373759
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 428 pages
Isbn
9783319518732
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)965350372

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