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The Pitjandjara : their land and beliefs

Label
The Pitjandjara : their land and beliefs
Title
The Pitjandjara
Title remainder
their land and beliefs
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Subject
Summary
Theory of origin of Aboriginal and migration across Australia; Pitjandjara territorial boundaries; Hunting and food gathering equipment - barbed wooden hunting spear, spear, spear thrower, wooden carrying dish, digging stick, upper and lower grinding stones; division of labour - methods of hunting and food gathering, types of flesh foods, fruit, cereals; Laws of food distribution; Clan formation and lands, two inter-marrying groups, regulations; Creation beliefs, detailed study of myths of Ayers Rock, journeys of totemic beings, rituals performed, sacred objects, initiation
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1890-1976
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Mountford, Charles P.
Dissertation note
M.A. Thesis - University of Adelaide
Label
The Pitjandjara : their land and beliefs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
photos; Typescript; v.1 signedby author, v.2 mostly plates
Control code
M0049198
Extent
2v.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0070448
Label
The Pitjandjara : their land and beliefs
Publication
Note
photos; Typescript; v.1 signedby author, v.2 mostly plates
Control code
M0049198
Extent
2v.
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0070448

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