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Aboriginal conception beliefs / Charles P. Mountford
Bib ID 2914748
Format BookBook
Author
Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976
 
Description Melbourne : Hyland House, 1981 
72 p. : ill., 2 maps ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0908090277
Summary

Summaries of beliefs in 42 site locations ; conception ceremonies ; physical paternity ; spirit child.

Notes

Includes index.

Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this item may contain the 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 within this work which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the work was published and may now be considered offensive.

Bibliography: p. 69-70.

Subjects Australian Aborigines. Conception beliefs.  |  Conception -- Mythology.  |  Aboriginal Australians.  |  Stories and motifs - Spirit children.  |  Wangkangurru / Wangganguru people (L27) (SA SG53-12)  |  Worrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Family - Paternity.  |  Ngalia / Ngalea people (C2) (SA SH52-07)  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Wik people (Qld SD54)  |  Jaru / Djaru people (K12) (WA SE52-10)  |  Gunwinggu / Gunwinygu / Kunwinjku people (N65) (NT SD53-02)  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin people (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Djinang / Dyinang people (N94.1) (NT SD53-02)  |  Tiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)  |  Murrinhpatha people (N3) (NT SD52-11)  |  Reproduction - Conception.  |  Djeradj / Dyeraidy people (N10) (NT SD52-07)  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin people (K18) (WA SE52-01)  |  Adnyamathanha people (L10) (SA SH54-09)  |  Andajin people (K23) (WA SE52-05)  |  Nimbalda people (SA SH54-05)  |  Kariyarra people (W39) (WA SF50-10)  |  Yir Yoront people (Y72) (Qld SD54-15)  |  Gugu Warra / Koko Wara people (Y80) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Sites - Dreaming tracks.  |  Mudburra people (C25) (NT SE53-05)  |  Anthwerrke / Underga / Emily Gap (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Lajamanu / Hooker Creek (Central NT SE52-08, SE52-12)  |  Kakadu National Park (NT SD53-01, SD53-05)  |  Flinders Ranges (NE SA SH54-09, SH54-13)  |  Tennant Creek (Central NT SE53-14)  |  Unkaruna (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Winbarku / Mount Webb (Angas Hills, Central WA Great Sandy Desert SF52-10)  |  Haasts Bluff / Ikuntji (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Ntaria / Hermannsburg (South Central NT SF53-13)  |  Niunja (SA Central Australia SG52-11)  |  Uluru / Ayers Rock (South Central NT SG52-08)  |  Ikuntji / Haasts Bluff (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Mount Margaret (SE WA SH51-02)  |  Mount Freeling (NE SA SH54-05)  |  Inalukula (South Central NT SF52-12)  |  Kati Thanda / Lake Eyre (NE SA SH53-04)  |  Lake Eyre (North West Central SA SH53-04, SH53-08)  |  Ooldea (Far West SA SH52-12)  |  Mount Liebig / Watiyawanu (South Central NT SF52-16)

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