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Wanderung und Entwickelung sozialen Systeme in Australien [Migration and development of social systems in Australia]

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Wanderung und Entwickelung sozialen Systeme in Australien [Migration and development of social systems in Australia]
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Wanderung und Entwickelung sozialen Systeme in Australien [Migration and development of social systems in Australia]
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Summary
Discusses tribal organization - marriage classes totemic groups, development throughout Australia; 4 and 2 class groups - N.W. coast, Arunta, Anula Binbinga, numerous Queensland groups; gives particulars of class names of Wakelbura tribe, Kalkadun, Maitakudi, Maikulen & Yerrunthully; map on p.183 shows distribution of types of social systems throughout Australia; list of tribes with 4-class system; notes on the mixed system of North Queensland; discusses totems of Buntamurra, Ungerri & Yerunthully with brief reference to other groups; operation of marriage classes among Pitta Pitta and neighbours; exceptions to system, explains differences and variations amongst numerous tribes, terminology; origin of 8-class system, marriage rules - Arunta, Kaitish, Unmatjera, terms adopted by other tribes; burial customs, shield distribution (with diagrams) from many groups, typical example of boomerangs - distribution; discusses relations between patrilineal & matrilineal tendencies; diffusion of social system backed up by parallel diffusion of culture traits; draws extensively on Howitt, Spencer and Gillen, Smyth and Curr
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Graebner, Fritz
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  • Howitt, A. W.
  • Spencer, Baldwin
  • Gillen, F. J.
  • Smyth, R.B
  • Curr, Edward M.
Label
Wanderung und Entwickelung sozialen Systeme in Australien [Migration and development of social systems in Australia]
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Publication
Note
Translation summary included
Accompanying material
+10 p. summary.
Control code
M0042811
Dimensions
36 cm.
Extent
[20] p.
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
p 4962
System control number
0051097
Label
Wanderung und Entwickelung sozialen Systeme in Australien [Migration and development of social systems in Australia]
Publication
Note
Translation summary included
Accompanying material
+10 p. summary.
Control code
M0042811
Dimensions
36 cm.
Extent
[20] p.
Other physical details
ill., map
Stock number
p 4962
System control number
0051097

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