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The Resource Wisdom from the earth : the living legacy of the Aboriginal dreamtime, Anna Voigt and Nevill Drury

Wisdom from the earth : the living legacy of the Aboriginal dreamtime, Anna Voigt and Nevill Drury

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Wisdom from the earth : the living legacy of the Aboriginal dreamtime
Title
Wisdom from the earth
Title remainder
the living legacy of the Aboriginal dreamtime
Statement of responsibility
Anna Voigt and Nevill Drury
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
General account of traditional Aboriginal society and beliefs; creation beliefs; Dreaming mythology - Rainbow Serpent, Djanggawul, Wawilag, Imberombera, Wuraka, Nakarra Nakarra (Seven Sisters), Biami, Mirrabooka, Kurikita, Wakend (Crow) and Bunjil (Eaglehawk), Karora, Namarrkon (Lightning Man), Sun Man, Wandjina; cosmology; relationship to land; seacred sites - Uluru, Katatjuta; song lines, music and dance; ceremonies - yawulyu, various Arnhem Land rituals; ritual performance; totemism; kinship - subsection system; concept of family; subsistence; men's and women's ritual lives; life cycle - conception, birth, childhood, adulthood, death
Cataloging source
ANB:REV
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Voigt, Anna
Dewey number
305.89915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1947-
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Drury, Nevill
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Philosophy, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Wisdom from the earth : the living legacy of the Aboriginal dreamtime, Anna Voigt and Nevill Drury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780731805693
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Wisdom from the earth : the living legacy of the Aboriginal dreamtime, Anna Voigt and Nevill Drury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780731805693
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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