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Southern Anthropology — a History of Fison and Howitt’s Kamilaroi and Kurnai

  • Helen Gardner
  • Patrick McConvell

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Pacific History book series (PASPH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Southern Anthropology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 3-15
    3. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 16-24
    4. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 25-40
  3. Finding Kin: Fison in the Antipodes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 43-57
    3. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 58-71
    4. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 72-86
    5. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 87-99
  4. Kin and Skin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 103-115
    3. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 116-131
    4. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 132-155
    5. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 156-173
  5. From Encounter to Page: The Writing of Kamilaroi and Kurnai

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
    2. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 177-192
    3. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 193-211
    4. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 212-228
    5. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 229-249
  6. The Reception and Legacy of Kamilaroi and Kurnai

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
    2. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 253-269
    3. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 270-283
    4. Helen Gardner, Patrick Mcconvell
      Pages 284-290
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 291-329

About this book

Introduction

Southern Anthropology, the history of Fison and Howitt's Kamilaroi and Kurnai is the biography of Kamilaroi and Kurnai (1880) written from both a historical and anthropological perspective. Southern Anthropology investigates the authors' work on Aboriginal and Pacific people and the reception of their book in metropolitan centres.

Keywords

History anthropology kinship social organization Australia Pacific missionary colonialism biography history Oceania

Authors and affiliations

  • Helen Gardner
    • 1
  • Patrick McConvell
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Humanities and Social SciencesDeakin UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics, College of Arts and Social SciencesThe Australian National UniversityAustralia

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