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Early Christian missions to the Australian Aborigines - a study in failure, Jean Woolmington

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Early Christian missions to the Australian Aborigines - a study in failure
Title
Early Christian missions to the Australian Aborigines - a study in failure
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Jean Woolmington
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Subject
Summary
Study to explain the almost total failure of the first Christian missions to the Australian Aborigines up to 1850 in N.S.W.; includes survey of missions and missionaries; examines aspects of traditional Aboriginal society and English society in the late 18th and 19th centuries, relevant to understanding the impact which the Aborigines and settlers had on each other; methods of conversion to Christianity; civilization through missionary activity
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1927-
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Woolmington, Jean
Dissertation note
Thesis (Ph.D) - University of New England, 1979
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  • Native Institution (Parramatta, N.S.W.)
  • Buntingdale Mission (Vic.)
  • Threlkeld, L. E.
  • Handt, Johann Christian Simon, 1794-1863
  • Günther, James
  • Tuckfield, Francis
  • Watson, William
  • Wellington Valley Mission (N.S.W.)
  • Native Institution (Parramatta, N.S.W.)
  • Buntingdale Mission (Vic.)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Social classes
  • Great Britain
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Early Christian missions to the Australian Aborigines - a study in failure, Jean Woolmington
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Publication
Note
  • "February 1979"
  • Typescript (photocopy)
Bibliography note
Bibliography : leaves 291-312
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- Survey of missions -- Aboriginal society -- English society at home and abroad -- Christianity and the missions -- Civilization and the missions -- Explanations and comparisons
  • Introduction -- Survey of missions -- Aboriginal society -- English society at home and abroad -- Christianity and the missions -- Civilization and the missions -- Explanations and comparisons -- Conclusions
Control code
M0027580
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
v, 312 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Closed copying, quotation open. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated from ATSIC collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
R02046MAR
System control number
0040977
Label
Early Christian missions to the Australian Aborigines - a study in failure, Jean Woolmington
Publication
Note
  • "February 1979"
  • Typescript (photocopy)
Bibliography note
Bibliography : leaves 291-312
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- Survey of missions -- Aboriginal society -- English society at home and abroad -- Christianity and the missions -- Civilization and the missions -- Explanations and comparisons
  • Introduction -- Survey of missions -- Aboriginal society -- English society at home and abroad -- Christianity and the missions -- Civilization and the missions -- Explanations and comparisons -- Conclusions
Control code
M0027580
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
v, 312 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Closed copying, quotation open. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated from ATSIC collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
R02046MAR
System control number
0040977

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