The Mardu Aborigines by Bob Tokinson is a book which provides an up-to-date account of the people belonging to the Mardu culture. It an indigenous Australian culture which has its roots in the Dreamtime. This book is amongst the most read and modern contemporary classics of Aboriginal Anthropology in Australia. Tokinson discusses and researches in detail, the various aspects of the life of Mardu people who live in the Western Australian Jigalong area. This paper is a reflective analysis of one chapter, The Spiritual Imperative, from the book.
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