The Resource Christianity, colonialism, and cross-cultural translation: : Lancelot Threlkeld, Biraban, and the Awabakal, Anne Keary

Christianity, colonialism, and cross-cultural translation: : Lancelot Threlkeld, Biraban, and the Awabakal, Anne Keary

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Christianity, colonialism, and cross-cultural translation: : Lancelot Threlkeld, Biraban, and the Awabakal
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Christianity, colonialism, and cross-cultural translation:
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Lancelot Threlkeld, Biraban, and the Awabakal
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Anne Keary
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"This essay aims reconstruct a cross-cultural conversation about sacred matters between Lancelot Threlkeld, a missionary with the London Missionary Society and Biraban, a leading man of the Awabakal of eastern Australia.";includes history of the mission at Lake Macquarie and its establishment in 1825 and analysis of Christian and Indigenous religious concepts between Threlkeld and Biraban, God/Jehovah and sacred beings; life history of Biraban; discussion of the issues in translating religious terms from English to Awabakal; Aboriginal people's responses to Christianity; initiation customs; tooth avulsion; giver of initiation of law; how the Awabakal confronted, interpreted and used Christianity to deal with colonisation; treatment of Aboriginal people
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Keary, Anne
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  • Threlkeld, L. E.
  • Biraban
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Christianity, colonialism, and cross-cultural translation: : Lancelot Threlkeld, Biraban, and the Awabakal, Anne Keary
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Bibliography: p. 148-155
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Christianity, colonialism, and cross-cultural translation: : Lancelot Threlkeld, Biraban, and the Awabakal, Anne Keary
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Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 148-155

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