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Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land

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Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land

by Thomson

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Published by The Miegunyah Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnography,
  • Indigenous peoples,
  • Australia,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9439809M
    ISBN 10052285205X
    ISBN 109780522852059
    OCLC/WorldCa156832226

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    , 55 Minutes. The story of Donald Thomson, visionary Australian anthropologist and passionate campaigner for Aboriginal justice. In , a state of panic erupted in Darwin after five Japanese fishermen and three white men were killed by Aboriginal clansmen on the east coast of Arnhem Land. Economic Structure and the Ceremonial Exchange Cycle in Arnhem Land. [Donald F Thomson:] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Economic Structure and the Ceremonial Exchange Cycle in Arnhem : Donald F Thomson.

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About the Author. Donald Thomson was a professor of anthropology at the University of Melbourne. He led expeditions to Cape York in, andand to Arnhem Land in He won the Wellcome Gold Medal, the Peek Grant RGS, and the Patron’s Medal RGS and was the only anthropologist ever to be awarded the Royal by: Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land.

This collection presents the personal writings of Donald Thomson, an Australian who became embroiled in a bitter legal battle that erupted in when a group of Japanese pearl fishermen raped a number of Aboriginal women/5. Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

This collection presents the personal writings of Donald Tho. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings.

pages In a group of Arnhem Land Aborigines killed 5 Japanese and 3 Europeans. In the face of proposed Government punitive expedition, anthropologist Donald Thomson sought a Government Commission into the grievances of these virtually unknown people.

Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land by Donald Thomson () [Donald Thomson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Donald F. Thomson (Author of Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land) Donald F. Thomson is the author of Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land ( avg rating, 9 ratings, 2 reviews), Children Of The Wilderness ( avg rating, 1 /5.

InYolngu people living in the Caledon Bay area of north-east Arnhem Land were involved in the killing of five Japanese fishermen and three Europeans. A punitive expedition was proposed to 'teach the Aborigines a lesson'. In response, Donald Thomson, a Melbourne-born anthropologist, offered to investigate the causes of the conflict.

In 59 libraries. In Japanese pearl fishermen came ashore in the Caledon Bay area of Arnhem Land and raped several Yolngu women. In retaliation they were fatally speared by Yolngu men who were gaoled and sentenced to death.

Anthropologist Thomson convinced the government to set up a commission to investigate and subsequently they were released. ix. Donald Thomson, a brilliant young anthropologist, volunteered to go alone into Arnhem Land and live among the Aboriginal people in order to resolve the conflict.

He was quickly accepted and set about gathering information to convince the Australian government that every effort should be made to preserve Aboriginal culture. Book Title: Economic structure and the ceremonial exchange cycle in Arnhem Land Author: Donald Ferguson Thomson Publisher: Release Date: Pages: ISBN: UCAL:B Available Language: English, Spanish, And French.

- Buy Donald Thomson In Arnhem Land book online at best prices in India on Read Donald Thomson In Arnhem Land book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: 1.Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land / by Donald Thomson ; compiled and introduced by Nicolas Peterson Miegunyah Press Carlton, Vic Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

Donald Thomson was a renegade academic (and gifted photographer) who, in the s, lived with a local community - the Yolngu people - in north-east Arnhem Land. The Yolngu had killed five Japanese fishermen and three Europeans and Thomson persuaded the authorities that he should be allowed to quietly investigate the root causes of the : Bruce Elder.

InYolngu people living in the Caledon Bay area of north-east Arnhem Land were involved in the killing of five Japanese fishermen and three Europeans.

A punitive expedition was proposed to 'teach the Aborigines a lesson'. In response, Donald Thomson, a Melbourne-born anthropologist, offered to investigate the causes of the conflict/5(9). Get this from a library. Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land. [Donald F Thomson; Nicolas Peterson] -- Narrative based on reports, private correspondence and diaries, ; observations on material culture, ceremonies and subsistence including goose-egg hunting, fish traps, use of fire.

The book covers anthropologist Donald Thomson's time in Arnhem Land and his work with Aborgines, the 'wild tribesmen', from the s to the early days of WW2 when he lead and trained the Special Reconnaissance Unit of Aborigines in preparation for.

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Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land by Donald Thomson Hardcover from Melbourne University Publishing ISBN: This collection presents the personal writings of Donald Thomson, an Australian who became embroiled in a bitter legal battle that erupted in when a group of Japanese pearl fishermen raped a number of Aboriginal women.

[Donald F Thomson; Nicolas Peterson] -- In Japanese pearl fishermen came ashore in the Caledon Bay area of Arnhem Land and raped several Yolngu women. In retaliation they were fatally speared by Yolngu men who were gaoled and. Books By Donald F. Thomson All Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land by Donald Thomson () Jan 1, Paperback.

$1, Only 1 left in stock - order soon. by Donald F Thomson Paperback. Currently unavailable. This collection records the life's work of Professor Donald Thomson (), who undertook extensive fieldwork in Arnhem Land, Cape York Peninsula, Central Australia, the Solomon Islands and West Papua between and The material, of enormous breadth, covers anthropology, linguistics, botany, zoology, ornithology and ecology.1: A Biographical sketch of Donald Thomson by Nicolas Peterson Prelude To Caledon Bay Travels in Arnhem Land My Report Return to Arnhem Land The Special Reconnaissance Unit.The Goose Hunters of the Arafura Swamp (), photo by Donald Thomson, showing Ramingining men on the Arafura Swamp.

Donald Finlay Fergusson Thomson, OBE (26 June – 12 May ) was an Australian anthropologist and ornithologist who was largely responsible for turning the Caledon Bay crisis into a "decisive moment in the history of Fields: Aboriginal Australian anthropology.