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Aboriginal political life / L.R. Hiatt
Bib ID 1714028
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Hiatt, L. R. (Lester Richard), 1931-2008
 
Online Versions
Description Canberra : Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1986 
18 p. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0855751703 (paperback)
Series

Wentworth lecture ; 1984.

AIAS new series ; n.47.

Summary

Wentworth Lecture delivered at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 10 May 1984; Survey of anthropological debate on hierarchy and political leadership in traditional society; role of kinship and religion; argues for the coexistence of authoritarian and egalitarian elements and their contemporary significance.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 17-18.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Politics and government.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Power (Social sciences)  |  Social behaviour - Social control.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Systems.  |  Religion.  |  Social behaviour - Hierarchies.  |  Australia.
Other authors/contributors Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies

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