The Tiwi of North Australia

The Tiwi of North Australia

Book - 1988
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An examination of the colorful Tiwi culture from the late 1920s to the 1980s that provides a broad picture of cultural change and modernization in a hunting and food gathering tribe. The first half focuses on marriage contracts and their relationship to other aspects of Tiwi social structure, and the second half examines the Tiwi's response to modern influences. -- Review from website.
Publisher: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, ©1988
Edition: 3rd ed
ISBN: 9780030120190
Characteristics: xvii, 179 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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