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The Resource Storytracking : texts, stories & histories in Central Australia, Sam D. Gill

Storytracking : texts, stories & histories in Central Australia, Sam D. Gill

Label
Storytracking : texts, stories & histories in Central Australia
Title
Storytracking
Title remainder
texts, stories & histories in Central Australia
Statement of responsibility
Sam D. Gill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examination of the interpretation of Arrente religion by various writers including Eliade, Spencer and Gillen, Strehlow, Roheim; history of the the Numbakulla and the sacred Pole text; evaluation of interpretation - scholarly simulation process; contact history in Central Australia; analysis of the stories attached to Irbmangkara (Boggy Hole, Tempe Downs - Matuntara massacre, the Irbmangkara revenge, Wilshire's response); Chistianization process - Moses; evolutionary theory - Spencer and Strehlow conflict Altjira and the high God; Roheim's presentation of the Numbakulla story and interpretation of Altjira; Theodor Strehlow's interpretation of Altjira; comparative review of the Arrente presented in the works of Spencer and Gillen, Carl Strehlow, Roheim and Theodor Strehlow; academic study of religion - Eliade and Jonathan Smith; storytracking theory
Cataloging source
TOC
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1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gill, Sam D.
Index
index present
LC call number
GR366.A87
LC item number
G56 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Eliade, Mircea
  • Strehlow, C.
  • Strehlow, T. G. H.
  • Spencer, Baldwin
  • Róheim, Géza
  • Smith, Jonathan Z
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Tales
Label
Storytracking : texts, stories & histories in Central Australia, Sam D. Gill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-267) and index
Contents
1. Storytracking the Arrente through the Academic Bush -- 2. Storytracking Toward Theory -- 3. Central Australia -- 4. Irbmangkara -- 5. Altjira -- 6. The Arrernte -- 7. Storytracking the Academic Study of Religion -- 8. End Game
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 276 p.
Isbn
9780195115888
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96051727
Label
Storytracking : texts, stories & histories in Central Australia, Sam D. Gill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-267) and index
Contents
1. Storytracking the Arrente through the Academic Bush -- 2. Storytracking Toward Theory -- 3. Central Australia -- 4. Irbmangkara -- 5. Altjira -- 6. The Arrernte -- 7. Storytracking the Academic Study of Religion -- 8. End Game
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 276 p.
Isbn
9780195115888
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96051727

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