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The Resource Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra : Language for us, the Yanyuwa Saltwater People : a Yanyuwa encyclopaedia, Yanyuwa families and John Bradley incorporating the work of Jean Kirton and Elfreda MacDonald

Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra : Language for us, the Yanyuwa Saltwater People : a Yanyuwa encyclopaedia, Yanyuwa families and John Bradley incorporating the work of Jean Kirton and Elfreda MacDonald

Label
Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra : Language for us, the Yanyuwa Saltwater People : a Yanyuwa encyclopaedia
Title
Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra
Title remainder
Language for us, the Yanyuwa Saltwater People : a Yanyuwa encyclopaedia
Statement of responsibility
Yanyuwa families and John Bradley incorporating the work of Jean Kirton and Elfreda MacDonald
Title variation
Language for us, the Yanyuwa Saltwater People
Creator
Contributor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradley, John
Dewey number
499.15099429
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kirton, Jean F.
  • MacDonald, Elfreda
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yanyuwa language
  • Yanyuwa language
  • Yanyuwa (Australian people)
  • Yanyuwa (Australian people)
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra : Language for us, the Yanyuwa Saltwater People : a Yanyuwa encyclopaedia, Yanyuwa families and John Bradley incorporating the work of Jean Kirton and Elfreda MacDonald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Volume 2 incorporating the work of Jean Kirton, Yasuko Nagai and Elfreda MacDonald
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references Volume 1 (pages [561]-564); Volume 2 pages [705]-706 and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Volume 1 : Finding the beginning : a reflection -- The country of the Yanyuwa language : languages before non-Aboriginal contact; The contemporary language community; Initial non-Aboriginal contact; Borroloola and the Malarndarri camp; The cattle industry; Education: schools and policy; Recent trends -- Recording Yanyuwa: people, words and meanings : Ludwig Leichhardt; W.G. Stretton; Baldwin Spencer and Frank Gillen; Arthur Capell; Marie Reay; Ken Hale; Elwin Flint; Jean Kirton, Elfreda McDonald and Yasuko Nagai; John Bradley -- Yanyuwa texts : texts collected by Marie Reay, 1959-62; Texts collected by Ken Hale, 1959; Texts collected by Jean Kirton, 1964-84; Texts collected by Yasuko Nagai, 1980-81; Texts collected by John Bradley, 1982-2013; Yanyuwa song poetry -- Ancestral Dreaming texts -- Appendix A: Yanyuwa word games -- Appendix B: Yanyuwa sign language -- Appendix C: Yanyuwa string games -- Volume 2: Part 1: Yanyuwa grammar : the sounds of Yanyuwa; Dialects in Yanyuwa : respectful or avoidance language; Island or Saltwater language; Old-time language; Ceremony language; Men's and women's language -- Noun classes in Yanyuwa; Pronouns in Yanyuwa; Adjectives in Yanyuwa; Verbs in Yanyuwa -- Part 2 : Yanyuwa-English dictionary -- Part 3: English-Yanyuwa word finder
Control code
000058565446
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xxvii, 589 pages; xxiv, 706 pages)
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9781925588682
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)957570810
Label
Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra : Language for us, the Yanyuwa Saltwater People : a Yanyuwa encyclopaedia, Yanyuwa families and John Bradley incorporating the work of Jean Kirton and Elfreda MacDonald
Publication
Note
Volume 2 incorporating the work of Jean Kirton, Yasuko Nagai and Elfreda MacDonald
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references Volume 1 (pages [561]-564); Volume 2 pages [705]-706 and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Volume 1 : Finding the beginning : a reflection -- The country of the Yanyuwa language : languages before non-Aboriginal contact; The contemporary language community; Initial non-Aboriginal contact; Borroloola and the Malarndarri camp; The cattle industry; Education: schools and policy; Recent trends -- Recording Yanyuwa: people, words and meanings : Ludwig Leichhardt; W.G. Stretton; Baldwin Spencer and Frank Gillen; Arthur Capell; Marie Reay; Ken Hale; Elwin Flint; Jean Kirton, Elfreda McDonald and Yasuko Nagai; John Bradley -- Yanyuwa texts : texts collected by Marie Reay, 1959-62; Texts collected by Ken Hale, 1959; Texts collected by Jean Kirton, 1964-84; Texts collected by Yasuko Nagai, 1980-81; Texts collected by John Bradley, 1982-2013; Yanyuwa song poetry -- Ancestral Dreaming texts -- Appendix A: Yanyuwa word games -- Appendix B: Yanyuwa sign language -- Appendix C: Yanyuwa string games -- Volume 2: Part 1: Yanyuwa grammar : the sounds of Yanyuwa; Dialects in Yanyuwa : respectful or avoidance language; Island or Saltwater language; Old-time language; Ceremony language; Men's and women's language -- Noun classes in Yanyuwa; Pronouns in Yanyuwa; Adjectives in Yanyuwa; Verbs in Yanyuwa -- Part 2 : Yanyuwa-English dictionary -- Part 3: English-Yanyuwa word finder
Control code
000058565446
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
2 volumes (xxvii, 589 pages; xxiv, 706 pages)
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9781925588682
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)957570810

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