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The Resource Culture in translation : the anthropological legacy of R.H. Mathews, edited by Martin Thomas ; translations from the French by Mathilde de Hauteclocque and from the German by Christine Winter

Culture in translation : the anthropological legacy of R.H. Mathews, edited by Martin Thomas ; translations from the French by Mathilde de Hauteclocque and from the German by Christine Winter

Label
Culture in translation : the anthropological legacy of R.H. Mathews
Title
Culture in translation
Title remainder
the anthropological legacy of R.H. Mathews
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin Thomas ; translations from the French by Mathilde de Hauteclocque and from the German by Christine Winter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Edited collection of selected writings of R.H. Mathews; includes 11 articles translated from French and German previously unavailable in English Annotation pending
Additional physical form
  • Also available in an electronic version via the Internet from the publisher's home page: http://epress.anu.edu.au.
  • Also available in an electronic version on the Internet. Address as of 14/11/07: http://epress.anu.edu.au/cit_citation.html.
Cataloging source
ANL
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1841-1918
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Mathews, R. H.
Dewey number
305.800994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1964-
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  • Thomas, Martin
  • De Hauteclocque, Mathilde
  • Winter, Christine
  • Aboriginal History Inc
Series statement
Aboriginal history monograph
Series volume
15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mathews, R. H.
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Ethnology
Label
Culture in translation : the anthropological legacy of R.H. Mathews, edited by Martin Thomas ; translations from the French by Mathilde de Hauteclocque and from the German by Christine Winter
Link
http://epress.anu.edu.au/cit_citation.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Names of Aboriginal groups and languages; Maps; Introducing R. H. Mathews : "Birrarak is the name given to me by the natives" / Martin Thomas -- Pt 1: Rock art and daily life: Introduction / Martin Thomas -- Contributions to the ethnography of the Australians / R. H. Mathews -- Rock carvings and paintings by the Australian Aborigines / R. H. Mathews -- Plan of some drawings carved or painted on rock by the natives of New South Wales, Australia / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 2: Kinship and marriage: Introduction / Martin Thomas -- Social organisaiton of some Australian tribes / R. H. Mathews -- Remarks on the natives of Australia / R. H. Mathews -- The natives of Australia / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 3: Mythology: Introduction / Martin Thomas -- Some mythology of the Gundungurra tribe, New South Wales / R. H. Mathews -- A giant in a cave - an Australian legend / R. H. Mathews -- Australian folk-tales / R. H. Mathews -- The Wareengarry and Karambal / R. H. Mathews -- The hereafter / R. H. Marhews -- Pt 4: Language: Introduction: Martin Thomas -- The Wailwan language / R. H. Mathews -- Language of the Kurnu tribe, New South Wales / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 5: Ceremony: Introduction: Martin Thomas -- The Multyerra initiation ceremony / R. H. Mathews -- Initiation ceremony of the Birdhawal tribe / R. H. Mathews -- The Bundandaba ceremony of initiation in Queensland / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 6: Correspondence: Introduction: Martin Thomas-- Letters to E. S. Hartland / R. H. Mathews -- Letters to R. H. Mathews / Moritz von Leonhardi / R. H. Mathews -- Bibliography: Anthropological publications by R. H. Mathews
Control code
000042065559
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 267 p.
Isbn
9781921313240
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, port.
Label
Culture in translation : the anthropological legacy of R.H. Mathews, edited by Martin Thomas ; translations from the French by Mathilde de Hauteclocque and from the German by Christine Winter
Link
http://epress.anu.edu.au/cit_citation.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Names of Aboriginal groups and languages; Maps; Introducing R. H. Mathews : "Birrarak is the name given to me by the natives" / Martin Thomas -- Pt 1: Rock art and daily life: Introduction / Martin Thomas -- Contributions to the ethnography of the Australians / R. H. Mathews -- Rock carvings and paintings by the Australian Aborigines / R. H. Mathews -- Plan of some drawings carved or painted on rock by the natives of New South Wales, Australia / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 2: Kinship and marriage: Introduction / Martin Thomas -- Social organisaiton of some Australian tribes / R. H. Mathews -- Remarks on the natives of Australia / R. H. Mathews -- The natives of Australia / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 3: Mythology: Introduction / Martin Thomas -- Some mythology of the Gundungurra tribe, New South Wales / R. H. Mathews -- A giant in a cave - an Australian legend / R. H. Mathews -- Australian folk-tales / R. H. Mathews -- The Wareengarry and Karambal / R. H. Mathews -- The hereafter / R. H. Marhews -- Pt 4: Language: Introduction: Martin Thomas -- The Wailwan language / R. H. Mathews -- Language of the Kurnu tribe, New South Wales / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 5: Ceremony: Introduction: Martin Thomas -- The Multyerra initiation ceremony / R. H. Mathews -- Initiation ceremony of the Birdhawal tribe / R. H. Mathews -- The Bundandaba ceremony of initiation in Queensland / R. H. Mathews -- Pt 6: Correspondence: Introduction: Martin Thomas-- Letters to E. S. Hartland / R. H. Mathews -- Letters to R. H. Mathews / Moritz von Leonhardi / R. H. Mathews -- Bibliography: Anthropological publications by R. H. Mathews
Control code
000042065559
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxii, 267 p.
Isbn
9781921313240
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, port.

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