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Einfluss der Jagd auf die Lebensformen der Australier / von Sigrid Hellbusch
Bib ID 422891
Format BookBook
Author
Hellbusch, Sigrid
 
Description Berlin : Emil Ebering, 1941 
227 p. ; 24 cm. 
Series

Forschungen zur Kolonial- und Volkerwissenschaft ; no. 2.

Summary

Physical and mental ability, full description of collecting and hunting techniques and implements used in different parts of Australia; Totemic taboos re killing of certain animals; Increase ceremonies; Law in connection with fishing, hunting, cooking and eating of food; Myths relating to animals; Medicine men and elders of tribes; Marriage and status of women, infanticide, education of children, initiation ceremonies; Myths concerning duties of men and women; Quotes many authors.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 224-227.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever People.  |  Hunting.  |  Fishing.  |  Religion - Rites - Increase.  |  Food - Sociocultural aspects - Avoidance.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Animals.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Australia.

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