The Resource Changing concepts of embodiment and illness among the Western Arrernte at Hermannsburg Mission, Jacqueline Van Gent

Changing concepts of embodiment and illness among the Western Arrernte at Hermannsburg Mission, Jacqueline Van Gent

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Changing concepts of embodiment and illness among the Western Arrernte at Hermannsburg Mission
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Changing concepts of embodiment and illness among the Western Arrernte at Hermannsburg Mission
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Jacqueline Van Gent
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Examination of the role of the body in traditional and Christian beliefs among the Arrernte; discusses the limitation of Foucault's concept of power and its application to the body; Lutheran views of the body - punishment and dichotomy; Arrernte conception of the body - the tjurunga and magic and its relation to social disturbance; Christian and Arrernte concepts of healing and spiritual danger in the context of religious change; problem of death and the resurrection of the body
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Changing concepts of embodiment and illness among the Western Arrernte at Hermannsburg Mission, Jacqueline Van Gent
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pages 329-347
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Changing concepts of embodiment and illness among the Western Arrernte at Hermannsburg Mission, Jacqueline Van Gent
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text
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pages 329-347
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unmediated
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