The Resource Just in time : a physiologist among the nomad tribes of Central Australia 1929-1939

Just in time : a physiologist among the nomad tribes of Central Australia 1929-1939

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Just in time : a physiologist among the nomad tribes of Central Australia 1929-1939
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Just in time
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a physiologist among the nomad tribes of Central Australia 1929-1939
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eng
Summary
Account of physiological experiment conducted on Australian Aboriginal people, Central Australia, 1929-39; Aborigines as Palaeolithic; includes brief reference to Wood Jones, Kramer, Tindale, Hale, Cleland, Campbell, Harvey Johnson, Wilkinson, Hugo Grey, Pullein, Kenneth Fry, Pat Stocker; description of Anmatjira men and basal metabolism experiments (1931, Cockatoo Creek); blood letting and wild dog ceremonial preparation; feet and wound treatment; copulation, subincision and conception beliefs; Mt Liebig (1932) reference to Namajira and Batterbee; experiments on Ngalia men; appearance of Pintobe people ? Ngalia greeting ceremony; brief reference to Strehlow; Luritja people, Ernabella; native tobacco; physiology of heat loss in sleep ? sleeping posture; Aboriginal culture and environmental limitations and adaptation; extensive observations on emu poison (Duboisia hopwoodii) and pituri use ? botanical history
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1892-1976
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Hicks, Cedric Stanton
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Duboisia
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Just in time : a physiologist among the nomad tribes of Central Australia 1929-1939
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Publication
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  • Typescript (photocopy)
  • Includes 2 proof sheets of photographs
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
175 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
2 leaves of ill.
Label
Just in time : a physiologist among the nomad tribes of Central Australia 1929-1939
Publication
Note
  • Typescript (photocopy)
  • Includes 2 proof sheets of photographs
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Extent
175 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
2 leaves of ill.

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