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The Resource Uncanny Australia : Sacredness and identity in a postcolonial nation, Ken Gelder and Jane M. Jacobs

Uncanny Australia : Sacredness and identity in a postcolonial nation, Ken Gelder and Jane M. Jacobs

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Uncanny Australia : Sacredness and identity in a postcolonial nation
Title
Uncanny Australia
Title remainder
Sacredness and identity in a postcolonial nation
Statement of responsibility
Ken Gelder and Jane M. Jacobs
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Considers discourses of Aboriginality in contemporary society; different threads of the sacred - sites, beliefs, ghost stories; specific debates surrounding Coronation Hill, Hindmarsh Island, reconciliation, the repatriation of sacred objects; how these affect national identity and strengthen Indigenous politics
Cataloging source
ANB:REV
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Gelder, Kenneth
Dewey number
299.9215
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Jacobs, J. M.
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  • National characteristics, Australian
  • Sacred space
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Postcolonialism
  • Australia
Label
Uncanny Australia : Sacredness and identity in a postcolonial nation, Ken Gelder and Jane M. Jacobs
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 153-158
Control code
abn98013355
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 163 p.
Isbn
9780522848168
Label
Uncanny Australia : Sacredness and identity in a postcolonial nation, Ken Gelder and Jane M. Jacobs
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 153-158
Control code
abn98013355
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 163 p.
Isbn
9780522848168

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