The Resource Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia, Jeremy Beckett

Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia, Jeremy Beckett

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Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia
Title
Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Beckett
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses Aboriginal responses to colonisation and the anthropological characterisation of them; contradiction of colonialism for coloniser and colonised; nature of Aboriginal societies and their response to change - history and the Dreaming; problem of novelty - responses to Christianity - the Adjustment Movement; biographical background of Walter Newton; transcription of Walter Newton's history; definition of syncretism - Newton?s use of mythological and Christian stories, themes and entities; Newton's relation to Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal society; commensurability of Biblical and Dreaming ontologies and the possibility of moral claims; Newton's stories and the Mootawinge land claim
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1931-
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Beckett, Jeremy
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Newton, Walter
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Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia, Jeremy Beckett
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 693-695
Extent
p. 675-695
Label
Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia, Jeremy Beckett
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 693-695
Extent
p. 675-695

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