The Resource Death and health : the resilience of 'Sorry Business' in the Kutjungka region of Western Australia, Brian F. McCoy

Death and health : the resilience of 'Sorry Business' in the Kutjungka region of Western Australia, Brian F. McCoy

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Death and health : the resilience of 'Sorry Business' in the Kutjungka region of Western Australia
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Death and health
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the resilience of 'Sorry Business' in the Kutjungka region of Western Australia
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Brian F. McCoy
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eng
Summary
Discusses the mortuary practice of the Kukatja, WA; current importance of the mortuary ceremony; missionary influence; protocols and associated restriction - naming, dwelling vacation, food and body mortification; influence of non-Indigenous ceremonial forms on mortuary rituals; social importance of sorry business - contemporary changes
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McCoy, Brian
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non fiction
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Death and health : the resilience of 'Sorry Business' in the Kutjungka region of Western Australia, Brian F. McCoy
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Bibliographical references: pages 68
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volume
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rdacarrier
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  • text
  • still image
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rdacontent
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pages [55]-68
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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Death and health : the resilience of 'Sorry Business' in the Kutjungka region of Western Australia, Brian F. McCoy
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references: pages 68
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
pages [55]-68
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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