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Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist, John Cawte

Label
Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist
Title
Primitive medicine in Australia
Title remainder
a lesson for the western psychiatrist
Statement of responsibility
John Cawte
Creator
Contributor
Sponsor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
12 coloured plates showing medical and funeral ceremonial objects from Yolngu, Lardil, Warlpiri and Miwa / Bagu peoples
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Cawte, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1973
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  • Smith Kline & French Laboratories (Australia) Ltd
  • International Psychiatric Conference
Series statement
Primitive medicine in Australia
Series volume
part 2
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Traditional medicine
  • Psychiatry
Target audience
specialized
Label
Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist, John Cawte
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Presented at: The 1973 International Psychiatric Conference Sydney - October 1973
  • AIATSIS only has plates 1-10 and 12
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Plate 1. The rainbow snake -- Plate 2. The feathered stick -- Plate 3. The “Malaka” or medicine bag -- Plate 4. The flying fox bark -- Plate 5. The pearl shell blade -- Plate 6. The yardindalba bull-roarer -- Plate 7. The tjagolo crystals -- Plate 8. The healing blade or yarindi -- Plate 9. The moon spirit -- Plate 10. The crocodile effigy -- Plate 11. Missing -- Plate 12. The death cycle bark
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm., in envelope 25 x 32 cm.
Extent
12 sheets
Governing access note
Contains restricted material: located in mens cabinet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour
Label
Primitive medicine in Australia : a lesson for the western psychiatrist, John Cawte
Publication
Note
  • Presented at: The 1973 International Psychiatric Conference Sydney - October 1973
  • AIATSIS only has plates 1-10 and 12
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Plate 1. The rainbow snake -- Plate 2. The feathered stick -- Plate 3. The “Malaka” or medicine bag -- Plate 4. The flying fox bark -- Plate 5. The pearl shell blade -- Plate 6. The yardindalba bull-roarer -- Plate 7. The tjagolo crystals -- Plate 8. The healing blade or yarindi -- Plate 9. The moon spirit -- Plate 10. The crocodile effigy -- Plate 11. Missing -- Plate 12. The death cycle bark
Dimensions
24 x 31 cm., in envelope 25 x 32 cm.
Extent
12 sheets
Governing access note
Contains restricted material: located in mens cabinet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour

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