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The Australian Aboriginal as a human being / by M.M. Bennett
Bib ID 2234309
Format BookBook
Author
Bennett, M. M. (Mary Montgomerie)
 
Description London : Alston Rivers, 1930 
146 p. ; 19 cm. 
Summary

Brief notes on tracking ability and method, duties of women and men in camp life, the returning boomerang (Dalleburra tribe), trading at Kopperamanna, initiation; effect of State laws, 1927, native evidence, the position in law in the Federal Territories, native attitude towards Court proceedings, gives cases; reforms needed; notes on the Compound at Kahlin and Bagot, position of women and the law; government policies for assimilation, recommendations.

Full contents Includes bibliographical references and index 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians.  |  Iningai / Yiningay people (L41) (Qld SF55-13)  |  Weapons - Boomerangs.  |  Diyari / Dieri people (L17) (SA SH54-01)  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Government policy - State and territory - South Australia.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Queensland.  |  Government policy - Commonwealth.  |  Trade and exchange.  |  Government policy - Assimilation - 1926-1950.  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing - Tracking.  |  Dalla people (E25) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Gender relations - Division of labour.  |  South East Queensland (SE Qld SG56, SH56)  |  Kopperamanna / Killalpaninna (NE SA SH54-01)  |  Kulaluk / Bagot (NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Kahlin (NT Top End SD52-04)

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