National Library of Australia

Enjoy a CovidSafe visit to the National Library. Read more...

You must be logged in to Tag Records
Man the hunter / edited by Richard B. Lee and Irven DeVore ; with the assistance of Jill Nash-Mitchell
Bib ID 2060695
Format BookBook
Description Chicago : Aldine Pub. Co., c1968 
xvi, 415 p.: ill., maps, 26 cm. 
Summary

Papers presented at the symposium on Man the Hunter held at the Center for Continuing Education, University of Chicago, April 6-9, 1966 & sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research; Includes; Part I; Introduction; 2. The current status of the worlds hunting and gathering peoples, by George Peter Murdock; Part II; Ecology and economics; 4. What hunters do for a living, or, How to make out on scarce resources, by Richard B. Lee; Part III; Social and territorial organization; 10. Ownership and use of land among the Australian Aborigines, by L.R. Hiatt; 16. Southeastern Australia; level of social organization, by Arnold R. Pilling; Part IV; Marriage and models in Australia; 20. Demographic and ecological influences on Aboriginal Australian marriage sections, by Aram A. Yengoyan; Articles listed separately.

Notes

"The symposium on Man the Hunter was held at the Center for Continuing Education at the University of Chicago, April 6-9, 1966"--Pref.

Sponsored by the Wenner-Gren Foundation For Anthropological Research.

Bibliography: p. 353-392.

Subjects Hunting and gathering societies -- Congresses.  |  Social organisation.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Demography.  |  Arnold River (North NT SD53-14, SE53-02)
Other authors/contributors DeVore, Irven  |  Lee, Richard Borshay  |  Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research  |  Symposium on Man the Hunter, (1966 : University of Chicago)

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    NL 390 S989
    Copy: NL hbk
    Main Reading Room
    N 390 S989
    Copy: N hbk
    Main Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.