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Studies in Australian totemism : the nature of Australian totemism

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Studies in Australian totemism : the nature of Australian totemism
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Studies in Australian totemism : the nature of Australian totemism
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General survey and full explanation; Individual; relating to medicine men and those who work magic (Kamilaroi, Kurnai, Central, N. and N.W. Aust., Yualayi; Sex; Lake Eyre to coast of N.S.W. & Victoria, represents sex dichotomy of tribe, recently reported from N.W. part of Aranda; Moiety, sub-section & section briefly discussed; Clan; distribution found in most of Eastern Australia & small area S.W. of W.A. (Matrilineal social clan totemism); W.A., N.T., Cape York & parts of S.E. Aust. (Patrilineal clan totemism), distinction between types; Cult; taboos on eating totem, Kimberley, Aranda & Aluridja; Dream; N.W. Aust., N.E. & W. South Aus.; Increase rites; Totemism and the past
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1891-1979
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Elkin, A. P.
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Studies in Australian totemism : the nature of Australian totemism
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M0041886
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0049219
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Studies in Australian totemism : the nature of Australian totemism
Publication
Control code
M0041886
System control number
0049219

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