The Resource Words to objects: : origins of ethnography in colonial Australia, Philip G. Jones

Words to objects: : origins of ethnography in colonial Australia, Philip G. Jones

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Words to objects: : origins of ethnography in colonial Australia
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Words to objects:
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origins of ethnography in colonial Australia
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Philip G. Jones
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Language
eng
Summary
History of early developments in documenting, representing and collecting of Aboriginal culture in South Australia; describes the early interest in philological (language) studies and the role of the descriptive ethnographic records of Eyre, Angas, Grey and Cawthorne; argues that these works were oriented to an English audience and slowed local developments of museum collecting and scientifically orientated ethnographies in the later part of the nineteenth century; includes reference to the types of objects collected
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1955-
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Jones, Philip G.
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Angas, George French
  • Cawthorne, W. A
  • Eyre, Edward John
  • Grey, George
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Words to objects: : origins of ethnography in colonial Australia, Philip G. Jones
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.45-47
Extent
p. [33]-47
Label
Words to objects: : origins of ethnography in colonial Australia, Philip G. Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.45-47
Extent
p. [33]-47

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