understanding and appreciation of the forms we see, for the techniques applied to the material bring the design into being. Technique is the direct method, the definite way of doing something by which style is achieved. To say that the medium is the message as McLuhan has done, calls attention to the importance of the medium as part of the message.
General: Newman 1974, 1977; Spier 1970; Weltfish 1953; Whiteford 1970.
Hides: Morrow 1975.
Weaving: Bjerregaard 1977; Emery 1966; D'Harcourt 1962; Jopling 1977; O'Neale 1945; Reichard 1936.
Pottery: Bunzel 1930; Fontana et al 1962; Foster 1955; Fagg and Picton 1970.
Basketry: James 1909; Mason 1904; Miles and Bovis 1969; Navajo School 1903.
Metal: Benson 1979; Adair 1944.