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Four circles : customs that are law in an Aboriginal Cosmoscape / by Hugh Cairns, Bill Idumduma Harney with Paul Taylor, Samantha Wortelhock, Mick Peirce ; paintings by Bill Idumduma Harney and Samantha Wortelhock ; photographs by Hugh Cairns, Hilary Cairns, John Ford, Paul Taylor, David Lee, Roz Cairns, Ann Cairns
Bib ID 6974128
Format BookBook
Author
Cairns, Hugh, author, illustrator
 
Description [Merimbula, New South Wales] : [Alan Mogridge of Excell Printing Group], [2015?] 
©2014 
viii, 211 pages : illustrations, portraits (chiefly colour) ; 22 cm x 28 cm 
ISBN 9780994443205 (paperback)
Summary

Told in the words of Wardaman Senior Elder, Bill Harney, this book records the spiritual Imulun Law of the Northern Australian Wardaman people. Sections show the differences between Australian laws and Imulun Law with hints for follow-up areas of social and legal problems.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-208).

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Rites and ceremonies.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Northern -- Social life and customs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Harney, Bill Idumduma, author  |  Cairns, Hilary, illustrator  |  Taylor, Paul, author, illustrator  |  Wortelhock, Samantha, author  |  Ford, John, illustrator  |  Lee, David, illustrator  |  Cairns, Roz, illustrator  |  Cairns, Ann, illustrator

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