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The Resource White Christ black cross : the emergence of a black church, Noel Loos

White Christ black cross : the emergence of a black church, Noel Loos

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White Christ black cross : the emergence of a black church
Title
White Christ black cross
Title remainder
the emergence of a black church
Statement of responsibility
Noel Loos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of the development of an Aboriginal Christianity with emphasis on the Yarrabah Mission community, Qld; colonial background to the establishment of the mission - process of dispossession; colonial government policies in Queensland - establishment of missions; creation and history of the Australian Board of Missions; work of Ernest Gribble; ABM?s relation to the Anglican church; Forrest River massacres - response of the Church and the wider community; accusations against Gribble?s role in exposing the killings and the origins of the history wars; end of the mission era - history of Aboriginal missionaries and leadership in the Anglican Church; contemporary history of the church in north Queensland
Cataloging source
ANL
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Loos, Noel
Dewey number
270.0899915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Gribble, E. R. B.
  • Anglican Church of Australia
  • Christianity and culture
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
White Christ black cross : the emergence of a black church, Noel Loos
Link
http://www.aiatsis.ashop.com.au/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The triumph of the Mynah bird -- Agents of the Aboriginal holocaust -- In the beginning: the Australian Board of Missions, the Anglican Church and the Aborigines 1850-1900 -- The golden age of missions 1900-1950 -- An expanding perspective 1900-1950 -- Of massacres, missionaries, myths and history wars -- The end of an era -- A black church: 'Let my people go' -- A new beginning: a vision from Yarrabah -- Forest River massacres
Control code
000041685862
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 216 p.:
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780855755539
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
Label
White Christ black cross : the emergence of a black church, Noel Loos
Link
http://www.aiatsis.ashop.com.au/
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The triumph of the Mynah bird -- Agents of the Aboriginal holocaust -- In the beginning: the Australian Board of Missions, the Anglican Church and the Aborigines 1850-1900 -- The golden age of missions 1900-1950 -- An expanding perspective 1900-1950 -- Of massacres, missionaries, myths and history wars -- The end of an era -- A black church: 'Let my people go' -- A new beginning: a vision from Yarrabah -- Forest River massacres
Control code
000041685862
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 216 p.:
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780855755539
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.

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