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Der australische Totemismus
Bib ID 857090
Format BookBook
Vatter, Ernst
Description Hamburg : Museum fur Volkerkunde, 1925 
158p. : maps. 

Mitteilungen aus dem Museum für Völkerkunde in Hamburg ; 10.


Australia wide survey; definition, religious & social aspects, theory and hypothesis on origin; connection between taboo and totemism; classification and division of totems & totemism; evaluation of sources; study of 128 tribes; comparison of class systems, marriage laws, character & number of totems; natural and by choice social grouping; totemic beliefs and myths; cultural & historical position of totemism in Australia; all types of totemism discussed.

Subjects Totemism.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Rites and ceremonies.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Religion.  |  Wergaia / Wotjobaluk people (S17) (Vic SI54-15)  |  Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Ngadjuri / Ngadyuri people (L5) (SA SI54-05)  |  Jaitmathang / Yadymadhang people (S43) (Vic SJ55-03)  |  Kungkari / Gunggari people (L38) (Qld SG55-01)  |  Jawoyn people (N57) (NT SD53-09)  |  Mara / Marra people (N112) (NT SD53-11)  |  Yarluyandi people (L31) (SA SG54-05)  |  Gurdanji / Kurdanji / Gudanji people (C26) (NT SE53-07)  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi people (D23) (NSW SH55-12)  |  Wardaman people (N35) (NT SD52-16)  |  Mirning people (A9) (WA SH52-14)  |  Yandruwantha / Yandruwandha people (L18) (SA SH54-02)  |  Ngarluma people (W38) (WA SF50-07)  |  Jingulu / Djingili / Jingili people (C22) (NT SE53-06)  |  Nimbalda people (SA SH54-05)  |  Wangaaybuwan / Wongaibon people (D18) (NSW SI55-02)  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre people (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Yangman people (N68) (NT SD53-13)  |  Kurnai / Gunai people (S68) (Vic SJ55)  |  Bungandidj / Buandig people (S13) (SA SJ54-06)  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Gangulu / Kanolu people (E40) (Qld SG56-01)  |  Githabul people (E14) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Anmatyerre / Anmatyerr people (C8.1) (NT SF53-09)  |  Binbinga people (N138) (NT SE53-03)  |  Warray / Warrai people (N25) (NT SD52-08)  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Bedaruwidj / Tatiara people (S15) (SA SJ54-02)  |  Kogai / Gogai people (D38) (Qld SG55-16)  |  Iwaidja / Yiwayja / Yiwadya people (N39) (NT SC53-13)  |  Wanamara people (G16.1) (Qld SF54-07)  |  Gunditjmara / Gurndidy / Dhaurwurd-Wurrung people (S20) (Vic SJ54-11)  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri people (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  Wangkangurru / Wangganguru people (L27) (SA SG53-12)  |  Ngiyampaa / Ngemba people (D22) (NSW SH55-10)  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Muruwari / Murrawarri people (D32) (NSW SH55-06)  |  Wulwulam people (N32) (NT SD52-08)  |  Barindji people (D12) (NSW SI54-04)  |  Kalkatungu / Kalkadoon people (G13) (Qld SF54-02)  |  Ngalakan people (N77) (NT SE53-02)  |  Darkinung / Darkinjung / Darkinoong people (S65) (NSW SI56-05)  |  Bidawal / Bidwell people (S49) (Vic SJ55-08)  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej people (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  Badjiri / Budjari / Badyidi people (D31) (Qld SH55-01)  |  Kariyarra people (W39) (WA SF50-10)  |  Yinjilanji / Indjilandji people (G14) (Qld SE54-13)  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Walgalu / Walgal people (S47) (NSW SI55-16)  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin people (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Wadi Wadi / Wathi Wathi people (D4) (Vic SI54-16)  |  Ringu Ringu people (G7) (Qld SF54-14)  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Arabana / Arabunna people (L13) (SA SH53-03)  |  Mangarrayi / Mangarayi people (N78) (NT SD53-09)  |  Woiwurrung / Wurundjeri / Woiwurung people (S36) (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Geawegal people (E1) (NSW SI56-01)  |  Baraba Baraba people (D5) (NSW SI55-13)  |  Gabalbara people (E45) (Qld SF55-12)  |  Waka Waka / Wakka Wakka people (E28) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Wangkumara / Wanggumara people (L25) (Qld SG54-15)  |  Gumbaynggir / Gumbainggirr people (E7) (NSW SH56-11)  |  Tiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)  |  Wakaya people (C16) (NT SE53-15)  |  Yiman people (E31) (Qld SG55-08)  |  Batjamal / Wogait people (N6) (NT SD52-07)  |  Yuwaalaraay / Euahlayi / Yuwaaliyaay people (D27) (NSW SH55-07)  |  Narangga / Narrunga people (L1) (SA SI53-12)  |  Ngamini people (L22) (SA SG54-09)  |  Wailwan / Weilwan people (D20) (NSW SH55-11)  |  Parnkalla / Barngarla / Bungala / Banggarla people (L6) (SA SI53-04)  |  Mudburra people (C25) (NT SE53-05)  |  Diyari / Dieri people (L17) (SA SH54-01)  |  Pitta Pitta / Bittha Bittha people (G6) (Qld SF54-10)  |  Yuin people (S67) (NSW SI56-13)  |  Yanyuwa / Yanuwa people (N153) (NT SE53-04)  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Gaagudju / Gagadju / Gagadyu people (N50) (NT SD53-01)  |  Mayi-Thakurti / Mitakoodi people (G16) (Qld SF54-02)  |  Yawarawarka people (L23) (SA SG54-10)  |  Martuthunira people (W35) (WA SF50-06)  |  Warumungu people (C18) (NT SE53-10)  |  Social organisation - Avoidance rules - Avoidance relationships.  |  Gubbi Gubbi / Kabi Kabi / Gabi Gabi people (E29) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Maryborough (SE Qld SG56-06)  |  Annan River (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  Australia.  |  MacIntyre River (N NSW SH56, SE Qld SH56)  |  Cooktown map area (Qld SE Cape York SD55-13)  |  Raymond Terrace (NSW N Coast SI56-02)  |  Mortlake / Mount Shadwell (W Vic SJ54-12)


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