Yolngu religion and cosmology
1977 Yolngu sand sculptures in context. In P. J. Ucko (ed.) Form in Indigenous Art.
Canberra, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. Pp. 165-83.
1977 Ambiguity in Yolngu religious language. Canberra Anthropology 1: 33 50.
1988 Yolngu religious property. In T. Ingold, D. Riches and J. Woodburn (eds.)
Property, Power and Ideology in Hunting and Gathering Societies. London: Berg. Pp. 272-291. (Paperback edition 1991.)
1990 Ecology and species attributes in Yolngu religious symbolism. In R. Willis (ed.)
Signifying Animals. Unwin Hyman. Pp. 85-102.
1991 Images of reproduction in the Yolngu Madayin ceremony. In W. Shapiro (ed.)
Essays on the Generation and Maintenance of the Person in Honour of John Barnes. (Mankind Special Issue). Pp. 192-207.
1994 Knowledge and Secrecy in an Aboriginal Religion: Yolngu of Northeast Arnhem Land. Oxford: Clarendon Press. (Reprinted in paperback, OUP Melbourne, 1997)
1995 Some Yolngu songs about birds. In M. Duwell and R.M.W. Dixon (eds.)
Little Eva at Moonlight Creek. Brisbane: Queensland University Press. Pp. 125-9.
2000 The Djang'kawu Story in Art and Performance. In S. Kleinert and M Neale (eds.)
The Oxford Companion to Aboriginal Art and Culture. Melbourne: Oxford University Press. Pp. 136-41.
2003 Dreams, Agency, and Traditional Authority in Northeast Arnhem Land. In Roger Ivor Lohmann (ed.) Pacific Dreams, Palgrave Macmillan. Pp. 127-49.
2006 Ancestors, magic and exchange in Yolngu doctrines: extensions of the person in time and space. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 12(3):515-30.