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The Resource Keeping company : an inter-cultural conversation, /[Christine Franks and Barbara Curr]

Keeping company : an inter-cultural conversation, /[Christine Franks and Barbara Curr]

Label
Keeping company : an inter-cultural conversation
Title
Keeping company
Title remainder
an inter-cultural conversation
Statement of responsibility
/[Christine Franks and Barbara Curr]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Aims to inform people how to work co-operatively with each other cross-culturally, particularly in the health area; Part 1 is seven paintings on the themes: Reconciliaiton, Working Together, Companionship, Harmony, Mixed Ways, Strong Partnerships, Treavelling to Share Knowledge, with explanations; Part 2 contains a painting about kinship and an explanation by teachers on kinship relations, grandfather, father, son, uncle, grandmother, mother, dughter, grand-daughter, aunt; how the kinship network is kept intact; avoidance concepts; kinship networks for Warlpiri, Arrernte, Ngaatjatarra/Ngaanyatjarra and Pitjantjatjara; skin names; birthing protocols; Part 3 overviews contemporary Aboriginal concepts: time, place, friendship, avoidance relationships, use of ochre, role of the Ngangkari (healer); contemporary Aboriginal protocols; early days; growing up; adulthood; old age; death / passing away; hair; sign language; protocols for others: birth child rearing practice; old age; mourning - sorry; Aboriginal expectation during sorry; negotiation during sorry - an example; traditional punishment; treatment arising from ceremonial activity; adaptation and maladaptation; misue of traditional life - cultural breakdown; alcohol; In The River - Two Drinkers' Viewpoints; list of common words and phrases relating to clinical examination: Warpiri, Pertame (Southern Arrernte), Eastern Arrernte, Western Arrernte, uritja/Pitjantjatjara, Alyawarre; Part 5 includes a brief explanation of culture; rural culture; Aboriginal culture; a historical perspective - the Yuendumu community addressing petrol sniffing; ideads on building inter-cultural relationships; Part 6 presents a number of health professionals' perspectives on working with Aboriginal people in their communities
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franks, Christine
Dewey number
306.0899915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Curr, Barbara
  • University of Wollongong
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Intercultural communication
  • Cultural awareness
Label
Keeping company : an inter-cultural conversation, /[Christine Franks and Barbara Curr]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Irlkwatherre, Yatyarre, Tantye/Rtantye, Ngapartji-Ngapartji, Kepenhe, Janku-Janku. Dedicated to Kumunjayi Nakamarra Poulson"
  • The author is Christine Franks, with co-author Barbara Curr -- p. 13
  • Illustrations by Nakamarra Poulson
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 154-159
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : Keeping company, a collection of thoughts -- Part two : Kinship -- Part three : Contemporary Aboriginal life --Part four : A list of common words and phrases -- Part five : Working in inter-cultural partnership -- Part six : Health professionals perspective
Control code
abn96167838
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
159 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donated from ATSIC library
  • Copy 3 - donated by Vicky Newman
Isbn
9780864183743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some coloured), 1 map
Label
Keeping company : an inter-cultural conversation, /[Christine Franks and Barbara Curr]
Publication
Note
  • "Irlkwatherre, Yatyarre, Tantye/Rtantye, Ngapartji-Ngapartji, Kepenhe, Janku-Janku. Dedicated to Kumunjayi Nakamarra Poulson"
  • The author is Christine Franks, with co-author Barbara Curr -- p. 13
  • Illustrations by Nakamarra Poulson
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 154-159
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : Keeping company, a collection of thoughts -- Part two : Kinship -- Part three : Contemporary Aboriginal life --Part four : A list of common words and phrases -- Part five : Working in inter-cultural partnership -- Part six : Health professionals perspective
Control code
abn96167838
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
159 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donated from ATSIC library
  • Copy 3 - donated by Vicky Newman
Isbn
9780864183743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some coloured), 1 map

Library Locations

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