The Resource Die Stellung der Aranda unter den australischen Stammen [The position of the Aranda among the Australian tribes]

Die Stellung der Aranda unter den australischen Stammen [The position of the Aranda among the Australian tribes]

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Die Stellung der Aranda unter den australischen Stammen [The position of the Aranda among the Australian tribes]
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Die Stellung der Aranda unter den australischen Stammen [The position of the Aranda among the Australian tribes]
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Summary
Criticizes the aprioristic nature of recent discussions on prehistory of Australia; outlines present knowledge of Aranda - atheism, conception beliefs, non-hereditary totemism; comments on Spencer & Gillens views & Howitts on Dieri; linguistic situation, plant totemism (Vic., Qld., N.S.W., S.A.), refers to many tribal groups; growth ceremonies & dietary taboos - customs (N.T., Torres Straits); views on conception, mythical ancestors (N.T.), dual soul belief of Aranda; ritual objects & bullroarers (N.S.W., N.T., Vic.); basic elements of social structure; marriage prohibitions - Central Australian groups with comparison with Mabuiag; discusses sex totemism, lists features of tribal life suggesting that sex totemism implied a certain equality of sexes; states that Aranda culture is a recent complicated form containing remnants of several previous stages of development
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1868-1954
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Schmidt, Wilhelm
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  • Howitt, A. W.
  • Spencer, Baldwin
  • Gillen, F. J.
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Die Stellung der Aranda unter den australischen Stammen [The position of the Aranda among the Australian tribes]
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  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
  • Includes English summary
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M0051483
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0073800
Label
Die Stellung der Aranda unter den australischen Stammen [The position of the Aranda among the Australian tribes]
Publication
Note
  • Not for Inter-Library Loan
  • Includes English summary
Control code
M0051483
System control number
0073800

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