Charlesworth, Max (editor).
RELIGIOUS BUSINESS - Essays on Australian Aboriginal Spirituality. Lectures given under the auspices of the Charles Strong Memorial Trust.
BNo.0-521-63352-4. First Edition, 1998 (pb). Pp: xxvi, 206; 230mm x 150mm; 0.40kg. 8 col, 1 b/w, 2 maps.
Contributors, in memory of Colin Badger, introduction, index.
A very good paperback copy. Wrp: vg.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1998.
(The essays which make up this collection are introduced by Max Charlesworth and given by
W.E.H. Stanner (Some Aspects of Aboriginal Religion (1976)),
Ronald Berndt (Land Rights - The Religious Factor (1993)),
Diane Bell (Aboriginal Women and the Religious Experience (1980)),
Tony Swain (On 'Understanding' Australian Aboriginal Religion (1985)),
Rosemary Crumlin (Aboriginal Spirituality: Land as Holder of Story and Myth in Recent Aboriginal Art (1993)),
Deborah Bird Rose (Ned Kelly Died for Our Sins (1988)),
Peter Willis (Riders in the Chariot: Aboriginal Conversion to Christianity in Remote Australia (1988)),
Frank Brennan (Land Rights - The Religious Factor (1993)) and
Nonie Sharp (Malo's Law in Court: The Religious Background to the Mabo Case (1994)))
(Keywords: Social anthropology, religion, Australia, Aboriginal, women, spirituality, land, land rights).
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