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Thinking with gossip: deviance, rumour and reputation in the South Seas Mission of the London Missionary Society

Manktelow, Emily J. (2015) Thinking with gossip: deviance, rumour and reputation in the South Seas Mission of the London Missionary Society. In: Subverting Empire: Deviance and Disorder in the British Colonial World. Palgrave, pp. 104-125. ISBN 978-1-349-57350-9. E-ISBN 978-1-137-46587-0. (doi:10.1057/9781137465870_6) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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Abstract

Recalling his arrival at the island of Tahiti, site of the London Missionary Society’s South Seas Mission (SSM) in 1842, Reverend John Jesson could not help noting his dismay at the prevalence of gossip among his missionary brethren.

Item Type: Book section
DOI/Identification number: 10.1057/9781137465870_6
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Humanities > School of History
Depositing User: James Farley
Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2017 13:27 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 20:02 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/65219 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Manktelow, Emily J.: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8275-9202
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