Document Type

Article

Program

Environmental Analysis (Pitzer)

Publication Date

2006

Keywords

rock art, Australia, Aboriginal, petroglyphs, picotgraphs

Abstract

Aboriginal people of Australia have a rich heritage of carving and painting on rocks, extending back well more than 20,000 years. Rock art, Australia's oldest surviving art form, expresses the Aborigines' social, economic and religious concerns through the centuries

Comments

Original publication at Oxford Reference.

Rights Information

© 2006 Oxford University Press. Posted with permission.