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Stars of Tagai

The Torres Strait Islanders

by Nonie Sharp

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Aboriginal Studies Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Folklore & Mythology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8301050M
    ISBN 100855752386
    ISBN 109780855752385

    So Tagai strings each group together and throws them into the sea, and their images are set in a pattern of stars. Tagai is the sea hero of all Torres Strait Islanders, but the myth belongs to a sub-clan at a site on Dauar. The star constellation of Tagai gives signs for voyaging, for turtle-mating time, a . Oct 13,  · How astronomy paved the way for terra nullius, and helped to get rid of it too in his book Yorro Malo’s law (the law of the land) and the law of the Stars of the Tagai (the law of the Author: Ragbir Bhathal.

    Saibai Island is an island of the Torres Strait Islands archipelago, located in the Torres Strait of Queensland, chickashacf.com island is situated north of the Australian mainland and south of the island of New Guinea. The island is a locality within the Torres Strait Island Region local government area. The town of Saibai is located on the north-west coast of the island. Stars of Tagai is about life among the blue-water people of the Torres Strait Islands - the title is drawn from the myth of Tagai which belongs to all Torres Strait Islanders.. The book explores the changing life of these sea people, their creation and re-creation of identity, and Brand: Nonie Sharp.

    Dec 31,  · In the book "Stars of Tagai" by Nonie Sharp (Aboriginal Studies Press), she explained how Islander people were guided by Tagai - who is seen as a large constellation stretching from the Southern Cross to Corvus, down to Scorpius. Public Private login. e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry" Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.


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Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders. Nonie Sharp. Aboriginal Studies Press, - Social Science - pages. 0 Reviews. All Book Search results » About the author () Nonie Sharp is an honorary research fellow at the School of Social Sciences at La Trobe University.

Stars of Tagai is about life among the blue-water people of the Torres Strait Islands – the title is drawn from the myth of Tagai which belongs to all Torres Strait Islanders.

The book explores the changing life of these sea people, their creation and re-creation of identity, and. "Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders" contains an excellent coverage of Torres Strait Island responses and initiatives to various moments and phases of the colonial process, yet it is also.

Traversing the period from the mid-nineteenth century until today, Stars of Tagai is the first book to examine the social issues involved in the Mabo case, and to give a picture of life of the Meriam people of the Murray Island.

The title is drawn from the story of Tagai, which belongs to all Torres Strait Islanders. Jul 09,  · Islander culture is linked to Tagai – the creation deity that is represented by a constellation of stars that spans across the southern sky. Tagai’s story Tagai was a great fisherman.

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The book explores the changing life of these sea people, their creation and re-creation of identity, and Author: Nonie Sharp. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Stars of Tagai is about life among the blue-water people of the Torres Strait Islands - the title is drawn from the myth of Tagai which belongs to all Torres Strait Islanders.

The book explores the changing life of these sea people, their creation and re-creation of identity, and. 'Stars of Tagai' is about life among the blue-water people of the Torres Strait Islands - the title is drawn from the myth of Tagai which belongs to all Torres Strait Islanders.

The book explores the changing life of these sea people, their creation and re-creation of identity, and. Stars of Tagai creates a picture of a unique sea culture rich in meanings and custom.

The author's observations of Islander life over the past fourteen years join with the life stories of Islanders so giving depth to the book's theme: how conservation of cultural tradition underlies a process of renewal.

Oct 01,  · The stars of the Tagai had a particular role to play in the outcome of this case. The stars of the Tagai were first studied and recorded by scholars of the Cambridge anthropological expedition to the islands in Tagai is a sea hero in the culture of the islander chickashacf.com by: 4.

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Jul 10,  · Islander astronomy also contains practical information about the natural world, which is essential for survival and cultural continuity. Islander culture is linked to Tagai – the creation deity that is represented by a constellation of stars that spans across the southern sky.

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