The Resource Signs of life on a barbarous frontier: intercultural encounters in north Australia, Deborah Bird Rose

Signs of life on a barbarous frontier: intercultural encounters in north Australia, Deborah Bird Rose

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Signs of life on a barbarous frontier: intercultural encounters in north Australia
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Signs of life on a barbarous frontier: intercultural encounters in north Australia
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Deborah Bird Rose
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Language
eng
Summary
Dynamics of the intercultural interaction between the Jesuit missionaries at the Daly River and the local Malak Malak; missionary construction of the colonial landscape; factors influencing the failure of attempts at cultural change and conversion; social and economic interaction - includes list of seasonally available foods and hunting productivity (seasonality); effects of and interpretation of Christian beliefs - Tyaboi, Jin-man, Tjinimin and Jinimin-Jesus cults; syncretism
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1946-2018
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Rose, Deborah Bird
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Signs of life on a barbarous frontier: intercultural encounters in north Australia, Deborah Bird Rose
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Note
Endnotes: p.34-36
Extent
p. 17-36
Label
Signs of life on a barbarous frontier: intercultural encounters in north Australia, Deborah Bird Rose
Publication
Note
Endnotes: p.34-36
Extent
p. 17-36

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