The Resource The Dreaming in contemporary Aboriginal Australia, Lynne Hume

The Dreaming in contemporary Aboriginal Australia, Lynne Hume

Label
The Dreaming in contemporary Aboriginal Australia
Title
The Dreaming in contemporary Aboriginal Australia
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Lynne Hume
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Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the way Aboriginal people in Australia have adjusted traditional religious practices to contemporary imported beliefs; character of traditional religion as the Dreaming; shift from local knowledge based religious practice to intuitive and genetic spirituality; adoption of New Age beliefs - Mowaljarlai, Tjanara Goreng Goreng, Guboo Ted Thomas, Oodgeroo Noonuccal; Earth Mother concepts; idealisation of traditional society - Burnum Burnum, Kevin Gilbert; interaction with Christianity - problem of place (Ted Thomas, Rosendale); Pan-Aboriginality - problems of identification and historical change
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Hume, Lynne
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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The Dreaming in contemporary Aboriginal Australia, Lynne Hume
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 269-289
Extent
p. 125-
Label
The Dreaming in contemporary Aboriginal Australia, Lynne Hume
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 269-289
Extent
p. 125-

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