The Resource Aboriginal spirituality: : a sense of belonging, Cynthia Rowan

Aboriginal spirituality: : a sense of belonging, Cynthia Rowan

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Aboriginal spirituality: : a sense of belonging
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Aboriginal spirituality:
Title remainder
a sense of belonging
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Cynthia Rowan
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Language
eng
Summary
Biographical details of the author, school experiences and views toward Aboriginal people; the historical Western concept of Aboriginal religion; scholars views on the Dreaming; Stanner's awareness of the misinterpretation of facts and attempts to understand Aboriginal Spirituality; Neville Bonner's thoughts on Aboriginal cultre and belonging; views on possessions; defining the concept of Aboriginal Spirituality; importance of the family environment; need for Aboriginal people to return to their country to refresh their spirit; psychological tensions which result from trying to survive in a cross-cultural environment; racism; pressures to conform; ownership of Aboriginal knowledge; Aboriginal people being required to seek permission to access information in archives and reports; Aboriginal spirituality/religion as the last frontier of Aboriginal lifestyle that could be further transgressed, polluted and misinterpreted by non-Aborigines; the challenges which Aboriginal people must embrace to empower themselves
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Rowan, Cynthia B
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non fiction
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  • Rowan, Albert
  • Stanner, W. E. H.
  • Bonner, Neville
  • Moore, Russell
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Aboriginal spirituality: : a sense of belonging, Cynthia Rowan
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Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 20-21
Label
Aboriginal spirituality: : a sense of belonging, Cynthia Rowan
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 20-21

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