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By Phyllis M. Kaberry

First released in 1939 through Routledge, this vintage ethnography portrays the aboriginal lady as she relatively is - a fancy social character together with her personal prerogatives, tasks, difficulties, ideals, rituals and standpoint. This groundbreaking and enduring research was once researched in North-West Australia among 1935 and 1936 and was once written through a girl who really pioneered the research of gender in anthropology

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