Content tagged with Anthropology

I'm the one that know this country! (Second edition)

Summary Matutjara woman, Jessie Lennon, was born on a sheep station near Kingoonya in the 1920s. Aged six, she accompanied her father on a...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

A Cautious Silence: The politics of Australian anthropology

Summary This is the first exploration of modern Australian social anthropology which examines the forces that helped shaped its formation. In his...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Aboriginal Business: Alliances in a remote Aboriginal town

Summary Christen worked collaboratively with Warumungu people to establish a digital archive of Warumungu history and culture, and contributed to...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Murray River Country: An Ecological Dialogue with Traditional Owners

Summary Murray River Country discusses the water crisis from a unique perspective – the intimate stories of love and loss from the viewpoints...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Remembering the future: Walpiri life through the prism of drawing

Summary What can drawings reveal about their makers? In 1953 anthropologist Mervyn Meggitt invited Warlpiri men at Hooker Creek to draw with crayons...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Belonging Together: Dealing with the politics of disenchantment in Australian Indigenous policy

Summary Belonging together provides a unique overview of the trajectory of current Indigenous policy, with Sullivan advancing a new consolidated...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014