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A claim to areas of traditional land by the Warlpiri, Kukatja and Ngarti / Fred R. Myers, Bette E. Clark
Bib ID 1103950
Format BookBook
Author
Myers, Fred R. (Fred Ralph), 1948-
 
Description [Alice Springs, N.T.] : Central Land Council, 1983 
72 leaves, [7] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., maps ; 30 cm. 
Summary

Location; relationship of linguistic groups; subsection and marriage relationships; seasonal movement and right to forage; land ownership; distribution of Dreaming tracks; responsibility for and attachment to sacred sites; organisation of ceremony; womens Dreamings; nature of local descent groups and role of kurtungurlu; list of owners; detailed history of the claim area; proposed use.

Notes

"A central Land Council submission on behalf of the traditional owners of the land claimed".

Bibliography: leaves 70-72.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Northern Territory.  |  Land tenure -- Northern Territory.  |  Warlpiri (Australian people)  |  Kukatja (Australian people)  |  Ngarti (Australian people)  |  Warlpiri language (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Land rights - Claims, disputes, hearings.  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Seasons.  |  Sites - Dreaming tracks.  |  Language - Linguistics.  |  Kukatja people (A68) (WA SF52-02)  |  Luritja / Loritja language (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Kukatja language (A68) (WA SF52-02)  |  Land rights - Ownership.  |  Sites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Ceremonies - Women.  |  Sites - Sacred sites.  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.
Other authors/contributors Clark, Bette E  |  Central Land Council (Australia)

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