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A discursive analysis of the representation of the Jonfrum movement on Tanna

Bari, Jane Lucy (1994) A discursive analysis of the representation of the Jonfrum movement on Tanna. Honours thesis, Victoria University of Technology.

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Jonfrum, Jon Frum, John Frum, Jon Broom ... 'cargo cult', ecstatic movement, revitalisation movement, religious movement, new social movement, millenarian movement or nationalistic dissent? The principal endeavour of this thesis is to employ a discourse analysis into the written text with a view to determining how the Jonfrum movement on Tanna has been 'packaged' for western consumption

Item Type: Thesis (Honours thesis)
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Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Uncontrolled Keywords: cargo cults, Vanuatu, language, culture, religion
Subjects: FOR Classification > 2002 Cultural Studies
FOR Classification > 2204 Religion and Religious Traditions
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Social Sciences and Psychology
Depositing User: Ms Julie Gardner
Date Deposited: 21 Apr 2017 06:56
Last Modified: 24 Apr 2017 02:40
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/32988
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