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Healers of Arnhem Land / John Cawte ; photography by Douglass Baglin; drawings by Billy Reid
Bib ID 1303501
Format BookBook
Author
Cawte, John
 
Description Sydney : UNSW Press, 1996 
137 p., [26] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0868403512 (paperback)
Summary

Annotation pending.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Yolngu (Australian people) -- Medicine.  |  Yolngu (Australian people) -- Health and hygiene.  |  Yolngu (Australian people) -- Folklore.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land.  |  Health - Infectious diseases.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional.  |  Animals - Invertebrates - Crustacea and molluscs - Beche-de-mer / Trepang.  |  Health - Physiology and diseases.  |  Indigenous knowledge - World view.  |  Food - Bush tucker.  |  Health services - Health workers.  |  Magic and sorcery.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Leprosy.  |  Substance use - Kava.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever People.  |  Health services.  |  Yolngu people (NT SD53)  |  Indigenous knowledge - Health and medicine.  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Galiwinku (Elcho Island East Arnhem Land NT SD53-03)

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