The Resource A collection of essays, 1940-44

A collection of essays, 1940-44

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A collection of essays, 1940-44
Title
A collection of essays, 1940-44
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1) Back in the fourth dimension - opinions of Professor Wood Jones, Sir Arthur Keith, Stratz and Schoetensack on origin; estimates of population, various reports on physique of natives; kindness towards children and aged; Sir J. Frazers opinion of complexity of social and intellectual life, spiritual customs; Porteus visit to communities in Queensland, 1929; experience with Luritjas, the Ilya (Emu) corroboree; implements and method of firemaking; circumcision; bone pointing; lack of agriculture due to rarity of grain-bearing plants to animals capable of domestication; ability to survive in dry interior, comments on art forms; 2) Review of Australian native policy... by Edmund J.B. Foxcroft; 3) Australias Aborigines - lack of common language; defined boundaries, wanderings confined to that area; destruction of tribal life through contact; comments on lack of geological evidence in determining place of origin and whether the dingo was imported; origin theory given
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1869-1947
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Croll, Robert Henderson
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A collection of essays, 1940-44
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Held In; University of Queensland, Brisbane-Ms
Control code
M0041011
Extent
125 p.
System control number
0047676
Label
A collection of essays, 1940-44
Publication
Note
Held In; University of Queensland, Brisbane-Ms
Control code
M0041011
Extent
125 p.
System control number
0047676

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