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Emergent inequalities in Aboriginal Australia, J.C. Altman, editor

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Emergent inequalities in Aboriginal Australia
Title
Emergent inequalities in Aboriginal Australia
Statement of responsibility
J.C. Altman, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
Presents six papers from the Fifth International Conference on Hunting and Gathering Societies, held in Darwin 29 August to 2 September 1988; papers address the nature of power relations between contemporary hunters and gatherers, and the effects of government resources, and royalties, and mainstream economic and social institutions on internal social dynamics
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  • 1954-
  • 1988
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  • Altman, Jon C.
  • International Conference on Hunting and Gathering Societies
Series statement
Oceania monograph,
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Emergent inequalities in Aboriginal Australia, J.C. Altman, editor
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Publication
Note
"The six papers in this volume were presented at the Fifth International Conference on Hunting and Gathering Societies (CHAGS 5) convened in Darwin ... from August 29 to September 2, 1988"--P. v
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 141-163
Contents
Emergent inequalities in Aboriginal Australia: an introductiion / Francesca Merlan -- Aboriginal governance / Ian Keen -- The powers that be and those who aspire to them: power, knowledge and reputation in Australian Aboriginal society / Erich Kolig -- Centralisation and group inequalities in north Queensland / Christopher Anderson -- Old and new inequalities in a southeast Arnhem Land community: polygyny, marriage age and birth spacing / Victoria K. Burbank and James S. Chisholm -- Welfare incomes and Aboriginal gender relations / Julie Finlayson -- Aboriginal artists and the market: two case studies of cultural adaption / Luke Taylor
Control code
M0014128
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 168 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection; Copy 3 donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones
Isbn
9780867584066
Issn
1030-6412
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
10698b
System control number
0011965
Label
Emergent inequalities in Aboriginal Australia, J.C. Altman, editor
Publication
Note
"The six papers in this volume were presented at the Fifth International Conference on Hunting and Gathering Societies (CHAGS 5) convened in Darwin ... from August 29 to September 2, 1988"--P. v
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 141-163
Contents
Emergent inequalities in Aboriginal Australia: an introductiion / Francesca Merlan -- Aboriginal governance / Ian Keen -- The powers that be and those who aspire to them: power, knowledge and reputation in Australian Aboriginal society / Erich Kolig -- Centralisation and group inequalities in north Queensland / Christopher Anderson -- Old and new inequalities in a southeast Arnhem Land community: polygyny, marriage age and birth spacing / Victoria K. Burbank and James S. Chisholm -- Welfare incomes and Aboriginal gender relations / Julie Finlayson -- Aboriginal artists and the market: two case studies of cultural adaption / Luke Taylor
Control code
M0014128
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 168 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection; Copy 3 donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones
Isbn
9780867584066
Issn
1030-6412
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
10698b
System control number
0011965

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