1954, English, Book edition: Arnhem land : its history and its people / by Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt. Berndt, Ronald M. (Ronald Murray), 1916-

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Physical Description
  • 243 p.
Published
  • Melbourne : Cheshire, [1954]
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Arnhem land : its history and its people /​ by Ronald M. Berndt and Catherine H. Berndt.
Author
  • Berndt, Ronald M. (Ronald Murray), 1916-
Other Authors
  • Berndt, Catherine H. (Catherine Helen), 1918-1994.
Published
  • Melbourne : Cheshire, [1954]
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 243 p.
Subjects
Summary
  • Fieldwork 1946-47, 1949-50; Briefly outlines social organization of coastal people (Maung, Wulamba, Balamumu); Place of indigenous religion in Aboriginal society; Detailed account of alien contact in N.E. and W. Arnhem Land (Baijini (or preMacassans, Malayans etc.)); Effect of traders on ceremonies, material culture (pottery, art etc.) and song cycles; Depopulation - prevalence of venereal disease; Details of song cycle of Gumaidj group describing settlements of Macassans along N. Aust. coast with place names; Aborigines knowledge of peoples of the East India Archipelago - uncorporated in the Badu song cycle; History of European contact, details of murders and their repercussions, government policy; Position of the missions &​ their part in culture contact, disorganization of camp life through military contact; Detailed bibliographical references.
Notes
  • Map on lining papers.
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography: pages 204-230.
Access Conditions
  • Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections materials are available for use in the Rare Books and Special Collections Reading Room by appointment. Access terms for some items may be restricted due to their rarity, value or physical condition.
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  • Online version Berndt, Ronald M. (Ronald Murray), 1916-1990. Arnhem Land. Melbourne : F.W. Cheshire, [1954]
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Language
  • English
Dewey Number
  • 994.295
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