The Resource A history of Queensland from 1915 to the early 1980s, Ross Fitzgerald

A history of Queensland from 1915 to the early 1980s, Ross Fitzgerald

Label
A history of Queensland from 1915 to the early 1980s
Title
A history of Queensland from 1915 to the early 1980s
Statement of responsibility
Ross Fitzgerald
Creator
Subject
Summary
Includes chapter on political history of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders, 1957-82; examines the content and effects of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islander legislation enacted 1939 to 1979; government resistance to land rights, support of mining industry; administration of reserves, social effects of poor living conditions; Alwyn Peter case; government response to World Council of Churches report on racism in Queensland; discusses also relationship between Queensland Government and various Aboriginal advancement, activist and land rights organisations
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1944-
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Fitzgerald, Ross
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  • Peter, Alwyn William
  • Queensland
Target audience
adult
Label
A history of Queensland from 1915 to the early 1980s, Ross Fitzgerald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Contents
Part 1. 1915 to 1957: Labor dominance : Queensland politics 1915 to 1932 -- Economic development 1915 to 1932 -- Queensland politics 1932 to 1957 -- Economic development 1932 to 1957 -- Part 2. 1957 to the 1980s: Conservative monopoly : Queensland politics -- Economic growth: Main trends -- Mining -- Anti-environmentalism: Agriculture and pastoral development -- Urban and coastal development -- Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders -- Civil liberties -- The land as it is
Control code
M0066049
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 653 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
008050b
System control number
0000465
Label
A history of Queensland from 1915 to the early 1980s, Ross Fitzgerald
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Contents
Part 1. 1915 to 1957: Labor dominance : Queensland politics 1915 to 1932 -- Economic development 1915 to 1932 -- Queensland politics 1932 to 1957 -- Economic development 1932 to 1957 -- Part 2. 1957 to the 1980s: Conservative monopoly : Queensland politics -- Economic growth: Main trends -- Mining -- Anti-environmentalism: Agriculture and pastoral development -- Urban and coastal development -- Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders -- Civil liberties -- The land as it is
Control code
M0066049
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 653 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Stock number
008050b
System control number
0000465

Library Locations

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