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The Resource Becoming sinners : Christianity and moral torment in a Papua New Guinea society, Joel Robbins

Becoming sinners : Christianity and moral torment in a Papua New Guinea society, Joel Robbins

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Becoming sinners : Christianity and moral torment in a Papua New Guinea society
Title
Becoming sinners
Title remainder
Christianity and moral torment in a Papua New Guinea society
Statement of responsibility
Joel Robbins
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.6/09957/7
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BR1495.N5
LC item number
R63 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Ethnographic studies in subjectivity
Series volume
4
Label
Becoming sinners : Christianity and moral torment in a Papua New Guinea society, Joel Robbins
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : The making of a Christian community -- From salt to the law : contact and the early colonial period -- Christianity and the colonial transformation of regional relations -- Revival, second-stage conversion, and the localization of the Urapmin Church -- Part two : Living in sin -- Contemporary Urapmin in millennial time and space -- Willfulness, lawfulness, and Urapmin morality -- Desire and its discontents : free time and Christian morality -- Rituals of redemption and technologies of the self -- Millennialism and the contest of values -- Conclusion : Christianity, cultural change, and the moral life of the hybrid
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780520238008
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003006767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368200580
Label
Becoming sinners : Christianity and moral torment in a Papua New Guinea society, Joel Robbins
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : The making of a Christian community -- From salt to the law : contact and the early colonial period -- Christianity and the colonial transformation of regional relations -- Revival, second-stage conversion, and the localization of the Urapmin Church -- Part two : Living in sin -- Contemporary Urapmin in millennial time and space -- Willfulness, lawfulness, and Urapmin morality -- Desire and its discontents : free time and Christian morality -- Rituals of redemption and technologies of the self -- Millennialism and the contest of values -- Conclusion : Christianity, cultural change, and the moral life of the hybrid
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780520238008
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003006767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn368200580

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