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The firm and the formless : religion and identity in aboriginal Australia

Author: Hans Mol
Publisher: Waterloo, Ont, Canada : Wilfred Laurier University Press, ©1982.
Series: Religion and identity : social-scientific studies in religion, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Comprehensive survey based on secondary sources; Discusses relationship to land; theories of totemism; taboo; asceticism; ritual; rites of passage; myth; missionary influence; pentecostalism; neo-traditionalism; conditions for cultural revitalisation.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hans Mol
ISBN: 088920117X 9780889201170
OCLC Number: 10850514
Description: viii, 103 pages ; 24 cm
Series Title: Religion and identity : social-scientific studies in religion, 2.
Responsibility: Hans Mol.

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Comprehensive survey based on secondary sources; Discusses relationship to land; theories of totemism; taboo; asceticism; ritual; rites of passage; myth; missionary influence; pentecostalism; neo-traditionalism; conditions for cultural revitalisation.

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<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2007100479<\/a>> # Aboriginal Australians--Religion<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Aboriginal Australians--Religion<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85009609<\/a>> # Aboriginal Australians--Ethnic identity<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Aboriginal Australians--Ethnic identity<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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