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Primitive intelligence and environment
Bib ID 2133175
Format BookBook
Author
Porteus, Stanley D. (Stanley David), 1883-1972
 
Description New York : Macmillan, 1937 
viii, 325p. 
Summary

Field work 1929; Theory of origin of Australian natives; Kimberleys & Central Australia - food supply and general ecology; Environmental comparisons - Africa and Australia; Racial differences in mentality; Aboriginal maze tests; Natives at Beagle Bay Mission, (Nyul Nyul, Baadi); Moola Bulla Stations, (Kiedja); Hermannsburg, (Arunta, Luritcha); Results of tests.

Notes

"First printing."

Subjects Ethnopsychology.  |  Human beings -- Effect of environment on.  |  Psychology - Cognition - Intelligence.  |  Kija / Gidja people (K20) (WA SE52-06)  |  Indigenous peoples - Africa.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Nyulnyul / Nyul Nyul people (K13) (WA SE51-02)  |  Bardi people (K15) (WA SE51-02)  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Western Australia - Central Australia (WA SE52, SF52, SG52)  |  Ntaria / Hermannsburg (South Central NT SF53-13)  |  Moola Bulla (WA East Kimberley SE52-09)  |  Beagle Bay (WA West Kimberley SE51-02)  |  Africa.

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