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Primitive heritage : an anthropological anthology / edited, with an introd., by Margaret Mead and Nicolas Calas
Bib ID 2204608
Format BookBook
Description New York : Random House, [1953] 
592 p. ; 22 cm. 
Summary

Includes selections from A.R. Radcliffe-Brown, The Social Organisation of Australian Tribes (on marriage classes); W. Lloyd Warner, A Black Civilization (on warfare); Geza Roheim, Childhood Trauma in Australia; Spencer and Gillen, The Native Tribes of Central Australia (on initiation); George Grey, Journals of Two Expeditions ..(on rock art) and Fison and Howitt, Kamilaroi and Kurnai (on funeral ceremonies)

Subjects Primitive societies.  |  Children.  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Kurnai / Gunai people (S68) (Vic SJ55)  |  Feuds and warfare.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Art - Rock painting.  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi people (D23) (NSW SH55-12)  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Northern Territory - North NT.  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.  |  Western Australia - Central Australia (WA SE52, SF52, SG52)  |  Victoria (Vic)  |  Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51, SE52)
Other authors/contributors Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978  |  Calas, Nicolas

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