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Body and soul : an Aboriginal view / Anthony Rex Peile ; edited by Peter Bindon
Bib ID 119322
Format BookBook
Author
Peile, Anthony R
 
Description Victoria Park, W.A. : Hesperian Press, 1997 
xxvi, 308 p. : maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0859052338
Series

Aboriginal studies series ; no. 10.

Summary

This extraordinary book describes the conceptualisation of the human body, soul, and health at the Kukatja people, who now live at Balgo, in the far north of Western Australia.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [233]-268.

Subjects Kukatja (Australian people) -- Health and hygiene -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Kukatja (Australian people) -- Medicine -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Kukatja (Australian people) -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Social life and customs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.
Other authors/contributors Bindon, Peter

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