The Psychology of Aboriginal Australians

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John Wiley, 1973 - Psychology - 446 pages
14 Reviews
Includes many reprints of separately published papers; 1) Mental man and social evolutionary theory - A. Chase & J. von Sturmer; 2) Early psychological studies - G.E. Kearney; 3) Mental tests in delinquents and Australian Aboriginal children - S.D. Porteus; 4) Psychological tests on natives in the north west of Western Australia H.L. Fowler; 5) Intellectual development - D.W. McElwain & G.E. Kearney; 6) Classificatory ability - P.R. De Lacey; 7) The development of conservation - M.M. de Lemos; 8) Piagetian research in Central Australia - P.R. Dasen; 9) Reasoning ability in adopted and fostered Aboriginal children - P.R. Dasen, P.R. De Lacey & G.N. Seagrim; 10) Precausal and paracausal thinking - B. Nurcombe; 11) Cultural deprivation and language deficit - B. Nurcombe & P. Moffitt; 12) Intervention in cultural deprivation P. Moffitt, B. Nurcombe, M. Passmore & A. McNeilly; 13) Psycholinguistic abilities - G. Teasdale & F.M. Katz; 14) Verbal intelligence, operational thinking and environment - P.R. De Lacey; 15) A task analysis approach to language programming - N.W.M. Hart; 16) Language and pictorial representation J.E. Cawte & L.G. Kiloh; 17) Educational variables in integration - J.A. Keats; 18) Attitude change and conflict - J.L.M. Dawson; 19) Marginality, stress and ethnic identification - J.W. Berry; 20) The role of ethnic identification - E. Sommerlad & J.W. Berry; 21) What white Australians think J.S. Western; 22) An index of contact - P.R. De Lacey; 23) Personality factors in the academic success of adolescent girls - B.H. Watts; 24) Value orientation - A.K. Eckermann; 25) Aspirations of children - I.R. Gough, M.M. Josephson, D.M. Justins, J.F. Lodge & N.F. Senior; 26) Cultural identity and mental health - G.N. Bianchi, J.E. Cawte & L.G. Kiloh; 27) Patterns of behaviour disorder among children - B. Nurcombe and J.E. Cawte; 28) The dispensary syndrome; origins of bodily preoccupations and sick role behaviour - G.N. Bianchi, D.W. McElwain & J.E. Cawte; 29) A hunger for stimuli; petrol inhalation - B. Nurcombe, G.N. Bianchi, J. Money, & J.E. Cawte; 30) A sick society - J.E. Cawte; 31) Why we slit the penis - J.E. Cawte; 32) Sex training and traditions - J. Money, J.E. Cawte, G.N. Bianchi & B. Nurcombe; 33) Select bibliography - G.R. Davidson & G.E. Kearney; all readings listed separately in bibliography.

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EARLY STUDIES
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Early Psychological Studies G E Kearney
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INTELLIGENCE TESTING
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