The Resource Death, burial and associated ritual at Ooldea, South Australia

Death, burial and associated ritual at Ooldea, South Australia

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Death, burial and associated ritual at Ooldea, South Australia
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Death, burial and associated ritual at Ooldea, South Australia
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Fieldwork at Ooldea Soak, 1939 and relevant information from A.G. Mathews of Ooldea; Antakirinja, Murunitja, Nangatadjara, Mandjindja & Wirangu tribes at Ooldea; Death, natural and magical preparation of corpse; burial - detailed examples of description of burial rites by informants at Ooldea - infanticide, reburial ceremonies; Economic aspect of burial; Role of widow or widower, mourning; Inquest, revenge and position of murderer; Beliefs concerning deceaseds spirit; Part played by medicine men
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1916-1990
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Berndt, Ronald M.
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Johnstone, T.H
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Death, burial and associated ritual at Ooldea, South Australia
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M0033200
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0056618
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Death, burial and associated ritual at Ooldea, South Australia
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M0033200
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0056618

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