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Stanner, W. E. H.

Overview
Works: 115 works in 233 publications in 1 language and 3,086 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Bibliography  Biography 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: DU120, 309.1953
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Most widely held works by W. E. H Stanner
The South Seas in transition; a study of post-war rehabilitation and reconstruction in three British Pacific dependencies by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

28 editions published between 1953 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On aboriginal religion by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

29 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the dreaming; black and white Australians--an anthropologist's view by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paper presented at the Boyer lectures 1968; racial relations and consequences; Phillips native policy; very brief note of kidnapping of Arabanoo, Colby and Bennelong; attitudinal changes, unimportance of native question; discusses development of attitude and relations since 1930, Tennant Creek area; removal of Warramunga people from tribal lands by gold miners 1934; intensification of pastoral industry around 1880s and obliteration of tribes as a result; early ethnologists and their work, native method of fighting, relationship to land and consequences through deprivation; brief account of some leaders; Yagan, Midgegooroo, Durmugan, customs, law and etiquette, mineral industry and effects in Arnhem land, attitudes to new way of life; killing the Dreaming, assimilation problems, land rights, law and Crown lands
Australian aboriginal mythology : essays in honour of W.E.H. Stanner by L. R Hiatt( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White man got no dreaming : essays, 1938-1973 by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metaphors of interpretation : essays in honour of W.E.H. Stanner( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dreaming and other essays by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.E.H. Stanner's words changed Australia. Without condescension and without sentimentality, in essays such as 'The Dreaming' Stanner conveyed the richness and uniqueness of Aboriginal culture. In his Boyer Lectures he exposed a 'cult of forgetfulness practised on a national scale, ' regarding the fate of the Aborigines, for which he coined the phrase 'the great Australian silence'. And in his essay 'Durmugam' he provided an unforgettable portrait of a warrior's attempt to hold back cultural change. 'He was such a man, ' Stanner wrote. 'I thought I would like to make the reading world see and fee
People from the dawn : religion, homeland, and privacy in Australian aboriginal culture by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some Australians take stock by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on visit to Yuendumu and Hooker Creek by H. C Coombs( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on field work in north central and north Australia 1934-35 by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes analysis of social organisation (territorial association, moieties, section systems, kinship terminology and marriage), totemic affiliations, cults, myths and ideas on spirit children collected from the following tribes at the locations indicated in parenthesis; Warramanga (Tennants Creek); Kaititj (Barrows Creek); Walpari (Powells Creek); Tjingilu (Newcastle Water); Mudburra and Koworindji (Wave Hill); Ngarinman, Ngaliwuru and Djamindjung (near Lower Victoria River) Nangiomeri (Daly River)
Fighting with food; leadership, values and social control in a Massim society by Michael W Young( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some aspects of Aboriginal religion by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstruction in the South Pacific Islands, a preliminary report by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian aboriginal studies; a symposium of papers presented at the 1961 Research Conference by Conference on Aboriginal Studies( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western Samoa a New Zealand Trust Territory by W. E. H Stanner( )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dreaming by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Q.v. published version for annotation
Australian Aboriginal studies : a symposium of papers presented at the 1961 research conference under the chairmanship of W.E.H. Stanner by Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstruction in the South Pacific Islands : a preliminary report. Part 1, Papua and New Guinea by W. E. H Stanner( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aborigines in the affluent society : the widening gap by W. E. H Stanner( )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address given at 45th ANZAAS Congress, Perth, 1973; Aspects of Aboriginal life within white society; 1) Involuntary dependence (unsuitability of government grants, programmes, foreignness of white consumer based economy, dissolution of traditional culture), 2) evaluation of population growth rate and its pressures, 3) development of voluntary organisations and develop in their own way at their own pace
 
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The dreaming and other essays
Alternative Names
Stanner, Bill 1905-1981

Stanner, W. E.

Stanner, W. E. H. 1905-1981

Stanner, W. E. H. (William Edward Hanley), 1905-1981

Stanner, William E. H. 1905-1981

Stanner, William Edward Hanley 1905-1981

William Edward Hanley Stanner Australian anthropologist

William Edward Hanley Stanner australischer Anthropologe

Languages
English (129)

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The dreaming and other essaysPeople from the dawn : religion, homeland, and privacy in Australian aboriginal culture