The Resource The initiation of native-doctors, Dieri tribe, South Australia

The initiation of native-doctors, Dieri tribe, South Australia

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The initiation of native-doctors, Dieri tribe, South Australia
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The initiation of native-doctors, Dieri tribe, South Australia
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Based on text collected from informant born at Boocaltaninna (south-east of Killalapaninna); lists Dieri groups (Bukatjiri, Pandu, Kuna; ri, Paritiltja, Tirari) and their territories in Lake Eyre region, gives location of Ngameni, Jauraworka, Wongkanguru, Jandruwanta, Pilatapa, Kujani, Wailpi, Jadliaura; gives phonetic transcription of text The making of Palkalina into a native doctor, with interlinear literal translation followed by free translation; duties of the Kunki (doctor), use of pointing bone, quartz crystal, conduct of inquests, making of a doctor, rain making, belief in spirits, control of whirlwinds
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1916-1990
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Berndt, Ronald M.
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Vogelsang, T
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The initiation of native-doctors, Dieri tribe, South Australia
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Digitisation status: digitised
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M0053760
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  • (Sirsi) M0053760
  • 0077089
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The initiation of native-doctors, Dieri tribe, South Australia
Publication
Note
Digitisation status: digitised
Control code
M0053760
System control number
  • (Sirsi) M0053760
  • 0077089

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