Coverart for item
The Resource YumbulYumbulmantha ki-awarawu= : All kinds of things from country : Yanyuwa ethnobiological classification, John Bradley...[et al.]

YumbulYumbulmantha ki-awarawu= : All kinds of things from country : Yanyuwa ethnobiological classification, John Bradley...[et al.]

Label
YumbulYumbulmantha ki-awarawu= : All kinds of things from country : Yanyuwa ethnobiological classification
Title
YumbulYumbulmantha ki-awarawu=
Title remainder
All kinds of things from country : Yanyuwa ethnobiological classification
Statement of responsibility
John Bradley...[et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Yanyuwa classification is an expression of Yanyuwa people's total understanding of their environment and their place within it" [p. 114]
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bradley, John
Series statement
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit research report series
Series volume
vol 6, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biology
  • Ethnobiology
  • Yanyuwa (Australian people)
Label
YumbulYumbulmantha ki-awarawu= : All kinds of things from country : Yanyuwa ethnobiological classification, John Bradley...[et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "John Bradley, Miles Holmes, Dinah Norman Marrngawi, Annie Isaac Karrakayn, Jemima Miller Wuwarlu and Ida Ninganga"
  • Digitisation status: digitised
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 117-120
Contents
Ch. 1: Introduction: all kinds of things from country; Ch. 2: Learning about the living things; Ch. 3: Yanyuwa biological classification: introduction; Kinship, clans and classification: dreamings, spirit ancestors and the birth of classification; habitat, country and classification; Land units as a way of viewing the environment; Land units and Yanyuwangala - the essence of being Yanyuwa; Linguistics and classification; Context: the variable nature of Yanyuawa classification; Major category divisions -- Ch. 4: Walya - Dugong and sea turtles; Ch. 5: Miriyi - Dolphins and Yulangu - whales -- Ch.6: Adumu - Sharks, rays and sawfish -- Ch. 7: Arlku - Fish (other than sharks, rays and sawfish) -- Ch. 8: Nyinga/Jikuyu - Crabs -- Ch. 9: Na-yirrnyi - Shellfish, shells and shell-like creatures -- Ch. 10: Lhuwa - Reptiles and amphibians -- Ch. 11: Wumala - Terrestrial mammals/game animals -- Ch. 12: Wakuku - Dogs and dingoes -- Ch. 13: Julaki - Birds, bats and flying foxes -- Yumbulyumbulmantha - Ch. 14: All kinds of things -- Ch. 15: Yanyuwa classification of floral species -- Ch. 16: Ngabaya - Spirits -- Appendices: Yanyuwa taxonomies
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
viii, 174 p.
Isbn
9781864998269
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
YumbulYumbulmantha ki-awarawu= : All kinds of things from country : Yanyuwa ethnobiological classification, John Bradley...[et al.]
Publication
Note
  • "John Bradley, Miles Holmes, Dinah Norman Marrngawi, Annie Isaac Karrakayn, Jemima Miller Wuwarlu and Ida Ninganga"
  • Digitisation status: digitised
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 117-120
Contents
Ch. 1: Introduction: all kinds of things from country; Ch. 2: Learning about the living things; Ch. 3: Yanyuwa biological classification: introduction; Kinship, clans and classification: dreamings, spirit ancestors and the birth of classification; habitat, country and classification; Land units as a way of viewing the environment; Land units and Yanyuwangala - the essence of being Yanyuwa; Linguistics and classification; Context: the variable nature of Yanyuawa classification; Major category divisions -- Ch. 4: Walya - Dugong and sea turtles; Ch. 5: Miriyi - Dolphins and Yulangu - whales -- Ch.6: Adumu - Sharks, rays and sawfish -- Ch. 7: Arlku - Fish (other than sharks, rays and sawfish) -- Ch. 8: Nyinga/Jikuyu - Crabs -- Ch. 9: Na-yirrnyi - Shellfish, shells and shell-like creatures -- Ch. 10: Lhuwa - Reptiles and amphibians -- Ch. 11: Wumala - Terrestrial mammals/game animals -- Ch. 12: Wakuku - Dogs and dingoes -- Ch. 13: Julaki - Birds, bats and flying foxes -- Yumbulyumbulmantha - Ch. 14: All kinds of things -- Ch. 15: Yanyuwa classification of floral species -- Ch. 16: Ngabaya - Spirits -- Appendices: Yanyuwa taxonomies
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
viii, 174 p.
Isbn
9781864998269
Other physical details
ill., map

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
Processing Feedback ...