The Resource The tribe, and intertribal relations in Australia, by Gerald C. Wheeler ; with a prefatory note by Edward S. Westermarck

The tribe, and intertribal relations in Australia, by Gerald C. Wheeler ; with a prefatory note by Edward S. Westermarck

Label
The tribe, and intertribal relations in Australia
Title
The tribe, and intertribal relations in Australia
Statement of responsibility
by Gerald C. Wheeler ; with a prefatory note by Edward S. Westermarck
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
see 1910 edition for annotation
Cataloging source
NZOC
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Wheeler, Gerald Camden
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Ethnology
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Tribes
Label
The tribe, and intertribal relations in Australia, by Gerald C. Wheeler ; with a prefatory note by Edward S. Westermarck
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published:. London : Murray, 1910
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 164-166
Contents
1. General environment and the community of Australian tribes -- 2. Organization of the Australian tribe: intratribal groups -- General: the tribal group as differentiated by name, speech, customs, and territory - difficulties in determining a "tribe" -- The local organization of the tribe -- The extent of territorial subdivision: property -- Government -- Organization for the tracing of descent -- 3. Confederations of tribes: groups of tribes, formation and destruction of tribes -- 4, Territorial sovereignty -- 5. Intercourse in general between local groups, and special forms of intercourse -- Intercourse in general: corobori -- Intermarriage: initiation gatherings -- 6. The local group and the non-member (excluding intergroup justice) -- Visitors, and forms of reception -- Asylum and domicilement in alien tribes -- 7. Messengers, heralds, negotiations -- Women as envoys -- 8. The regulated settlement of differences, or justice -- Justice within the local group -- The regulated settlement of differences between local groups (including juridical fights) -- 9. War -- Quarter, treatment of women and children -- Treatment of wounded and dead, cannabalism
Control code
000002268351
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 167 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 1 donated by ATSIC Library
Label
The tribe, and intertribal relations in Australia, by Gerald C. Wheeler ; with a prefatory note by Edward S. Westermarck
Publication
Note
Originally published:. London : Murray, 1910
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 164-166
Contents
1. General environment and the community of Australian tribes -- 2. Organization of the Australian tribe: intratribal groups -- General: the tribal group as differentiated by name, speech, customs, and territory - difficulties in determining a "tribe" -- The local organization of the tribe -- The extent of territorial subdivision: property -- Government -- Organization for the tracing of descent -- 3. Confederations of tribes: groups of tribes, formation and destruction of tribes -- 4, Territorial sovereignty -- 5. Intercourse in general between local groups, and special forms of intercourse -- Intercourse in general: corobori -- Intermarriage: initiation gatherings -- 6. The local group and the non-member (excluding intergroup justice) -- Visitors, and forms of reception -- Asylum and domicilement in alien tribes -- 7. Messengers, heralds, negotiations -- Women as envoys -- 8. The regulated settlement of differences, or justice -- Justice within the local group -- The regulated settlement of differences between local groups (including juridical fights) -- 9. War -- Quarter, treatment of women and children -- Treatment of wounded and dead, cannabalism
Control code
000002268351
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 167 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 1 donated by ATSIC Library

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