The Resource Culture contact on the Daly River

Culture contact on the Daly River

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Culture contact on the Daly River
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Culture contact on the Daly River
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Summary
Based on sociological fieldwork in the dry season of 1932; traces and emphasizes the effects of contact, lists all alien traits which have affected Aboriginal culture; history of alien influence from 1881, quoting from reports; detailed history of Jesuit Mission Station, policy of early Missionaries and their conception of native welfare; Mission was visited by Kamor, Madngella, Yunggor, Ponga-ponga, Djerait, Wogait, Kungarakan, Wagaman, Maranunggo and Mulluk-mulluk tribesmen; tribal society before settlement; size of tribal countries, views on family hunting grounds; lack of rigidity in local organization and tribal boundaries, giving access to water (Woolwonga, Kamor, Yunggor, Agaguillas and others); comments on birth and death rates of Mulluk-mulluk, Madngella, Maranunggo, Marithiel and Nangiomeri, their attitudes towards aliens (White & Chinese); Mulluk-mulluk and Madngella not exogamous; Daly River tribes marked by absence of sections, sub sections and moieties, attempt by tribes to keep local organization functioning, no evidence of indigenous totemism; notes on past and present economic life, local organization, kinship systems and groupings, marriage and theory of sex, organization for conflict
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1905-1981
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Stanner, W. E. H.
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Culture contact on the Daly River
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  • Draft for M.A. Thesis, University of Sydney
  • Typescript
Control code
M0052234
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission
  • Access conditions are consistent with those for the unpublished manuscripts in MS 3752 (see Series 1 no.9)
  • Not for Inter-Library loan
System control number
0074861
Label
Culture contact on the Daly River
Publication
Note
  • Draft for M.A. Thesis, University of Sydney
  • Typescript
Control code
M0052234
Extent
1 v. (various pagings)
Governing access note
  • Open access - reading
  • Closed copying & quotation Principal and/or Depositor's permission
  • Access conditions are consistent with those for the unpublished manuscripts in MS 3752 (see Series 1 no.9)
  • Not for Inter-Library loan
System control number
0074861

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