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The languages of the Kimberley division / by A. Capell and A.P. Elkin
Bib ID 1858998
Format BookBook
Author
Capell, A. (Arthur), 1902-1986, author
 
Access Conditions This item contains words and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. 
Description Sydney, New South Wales : Australian National Research Council, 1938 
pages [216]-246 : map ; 21 cm. 
Summary

Based on Elkins field work 1927-28; main features of languages; groups closely related in grammar and vocab.; incorporates information from Love, Nekes, Kaberry and others; language map of area.

Notes

Reprinted from Oceania, vol. 8, no. 2, December 1937.

Includes bibliographical references.

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Subjects Jaru language K12  |  Jaru / Djaru people (K12) (WA SE52-10)  |  Nyul Nyul language K13  |  Nyulnyul / Nyul Nyul people (K13) (WA SE51-02)  |  Bardi language K15  |  Bardi people (K15) (WA SE51-02)  |  Jawi language K16  |  Jawi / Djawi people (K16) (WA SE51-03)  |  Worrorra language K17  |  Worrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Ngarinyin language K18  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin people (K18) (WA SE52-01)  |  Gija / Kija language K20  |  Kija / Gidja people (K20) (WA SE52-06)  |  Wunambal language K22  |  Wunambal people (K22) (WA SD51-12)  |  Gender relations - Division of labour.  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Kimberley -- Languages.
Other authors/contributors Elkin, A. P. (Adolphus Peter), 1891-1979, author

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