Coverart for item
The Resource Woven histories, dancing lives : Torres Strait islander identity, culture and history, edited by Richard Davis

Woven histories, dancing lives : Torres Strait islander identity, culture and history, edited by Richard Davis

Label
Woven histories, dancing lives : Torres Strait islander identity, culture and history
Title
Woven histories, dancing lives
Title remainder
Torres Strait islander identity, culture and history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Davis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
305.89912
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davis, Richard
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Torres Strait Islanders
Label
Woven histories, dancing lives : Torres Strait islander identity, culture and history, edited by Richard Davis
Link
http://www.aiatsis.gov.au/asp/ebooks.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 273-295
Contents
Writing about islanders: recent research and future directions / Jeremy Beckett -- Torres Strait: the region and its people / David Lawrence and Helen Reeves Lawrence -- Culture connections/ Ephraim Bani -- Evidence of cultural custodianship / Ephraim Bani -- The spirit of the image (journeys) / Richard Davis -- "The great traffic in tunes" : agents of religious and musical change in Eastern Torres Strait / Helen Reeves Lawrence -- "Living in the light" and island dance: morality and temporality in Warraber Christianities / Julie Lahn -- "Embryonic science" : the 1888 Torres Strait photographic collection of A.C. Haddon / Jude Philp -- Language diversity, pan-Islander identity and "nationa" identity in Torres Strait / Anna Shnukal -- Cairns and Cambridge: an Australian anthropologist's view of the Cambridge Expedition's Centenary / Maureen Fuary -- Cooking, walking, and talking cosmology: an islander woman's perspective of religion / McRose Elu -- What is a totem? / Ephraim Bani -- Commonsense, colonialism and government / Martin Nakata -- Turning secession into self-government in the Torres Strait / Sandra J. Kehoe-Forutan -- Shared space: Papuan perspectives of the Torres Strait -- Bridge or barrier: the Torres Strait borderland / W.S. Arthur -- Schooling and the negotiation of culture on Saibai / Jenny Martin Davis -- Initiation / Ephraim Bani -- Archaeology of the Murray Islands, easten Torres Strait: implications for a regional prehistory / Melissa Carter...et al. -- "Our feet are on the land, but our hands are in the sea": knowing and caring for marine Territory at Erub, Torres Strait / Colin H. Scott -- Hunter skills: the dugong, the hunter and the talking sea grass / Ephraim Bani
Control code
000025180884
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 313 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780855754327
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports
Label
Woven histories, dancing lives : Torres Strait islander identity, culture and history, edited by Richard Davis
Link
http://www.aiatsis.gov.au/asp/ebooks.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 273-295
Contents
Writing about islanders: recent research and future directions / Jeremy Beckett -- Torres Strait: the region and its people / David Lawrence and Helen Reeves Lawrence -- Culture connections/ Ephraim Bani -- Evidence of cultural custodianship / Ephraim Bani -- The spirit of the image (journeys) / Richard Davis -- "The great traffic in tunes" : agents of religious and musical change in Eastern Torres Strait / Helen Reeves Lawrence -- "Living in the light" and island dance: morality and temporality in Warraber Christianities / Julie Lahn -- "Embryonic science" : the 1888 Torres Strait photographic collection of A.C. Haddon / Jude Philp -- Language diversity, pan-Islander identity and "nationa" identity in Torres Strait / Anna Shnukal -- Cairns and Cambridge: an Australian anthropologist's view of the Cambridge Expedition's Centenary / Maureen Fuary -- Cooking, walking, and talking cosmology: an islander woman's perspective of religion / McRose Elu -- What is a totem? / Ephraim Bani -- Commonsense, colonialism and government / Martin Nakata -- Turning secession into self-government in the Torres Strait / Sandra J. Kehoe-Forutan -- Shared space: Papuan perspectives of the Torres Strait -- Bridge or barrier: the Torres Strait borderland / W.S. Arthur -- Schooling and the negotiation of culture on Saibai / Jenny Martin Davis -- Initiation / Ephraim Bani -- Archaeology of the Murray Islands, easten Torres Strait: implications for a regional prehistory / Melissa Carter...et al. -- "Our feet are on the land, but our hands are in the sea": knowing and caring for marine Territory at Erub, Torres Strait / Colin H. Scott -- Hunter skills: the dugong, the hunter and the talking sea grass / Ephraim Bani
Control code
000025180884
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 313 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780855754327
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
Processing Feedback ...