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The Resource Aboriginal self-determination : the whiteman's dream, Gary Johns ; foreword by Bess Nungarrayi Price

Aboriginal self-determination : the whiteman's dream, Gary Johns ; foreword by Bess Nungarrayi Price

Label
Aboriginal self-determination : the whiteman's dream
Title
Aboriginal self-determination
Title remainder
the whiteman's dream
Statement of responsibility
Gary Johns ; foreword by Bess Nungarrayi Price
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
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Johns, Gary
Dewey number
323.119915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1919-2009
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  • Price, Bess Nungarrayi
  • Howson, Peter
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  • Cubillo, Lorna
  • Gunner, Peter
  • Australia
  • South Australia
  • National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children from their Families (Australia)
  • Western Australia
  • Queensland
  • Aboriginal Child Sexual Assault Taskforce (New South Wales)
  • Northern Territory
  • South Australia
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Aboriginal self-determination : the whiteman's dream, Gary Johns ; foreword by Bess Nungarrayi Price
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 303-314
Contents
Forward - Bess Nungarrayi Price; Dedication - The Honourable Peter Howson, CMG - 1. Competing strategies in Aboriginal advancement -- Integration -- Self-determination -- The strategies compared -- Costs and benefits of self-determination -- Exit strategy -- 2. Identity at any price -- From race to identity -- Aboriginal programs fuel identity -- Governance obsession -- 3. Defensibility of Aboriginal culture -- Explanations of violence in Aboriginal society -- Traditional violence -- Culture inihibits adjustment -- Folly recognising law and custom -- 4. Inquiries into white morality -- Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody (1991) -- Hindmarsh Island Royal Commission (1995) -- Separation of ATSI Children from Their Families (1997) -- Cubillo and Gunner (2000) -- Rudd Government Apology (2008) -- 5. Inquiries into black morality -- Five inquiries into Aboriginal violence and sexual abuse: Robertson- Queensland (1990), Gorson - Western Australia (2002), Ella-Duncan - New South Walews (2006) -- Wild and Anderson - Northern Territory (2007), Mullighan - South Australia (2008) -- New directions despite the inquiries -- 6. Pretend economy -- Promise of land rights, Iconic land rights battles -- NT Land Rights Act mining veto -- Cape York wild rivers -- Community Development Employment projects -- 7. Real economy -- Back to the mission -- No job, no house -- Using culture in education
Control code
000046610286
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
323 p.
Isbn
9781921421860
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)699340083
Label
Aboriginal self-determination : the whiteman's dream, Gary Johns ; foreword by Bess Nungarrayi Price
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 303-314
Contents
Forward - Bess Nungarrayi Price; Dedication - The Honourable Peter Howson, CMG - 1. Competing strategies in Aboriginal advancement -- Integration -- Self-determination -- The strategies compared -- Costs and benefits of self-determination -- Exit strategy -- 2. Identity at any price -- From race to identity -- Aboriginal programs fuel identity -- Governance obsession -- 3. Defensibility of Aboriginal culture -- Explanations of violence in Aboriginal society -- Traditional violence -- Culture inihibits adjustment -- Folly recognising law and custom -- 4. Inquiries into white morality -- Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody (1991) -- Hindmarsh Island Royal Commission (1995) -- Separation of ATSI Children from Their Families (1997) -- Cubillo and Gunner (2000) -- Rudd Government Apology (2008) -- 5. Inquiries into black morality -- Five inquiries into Aboriginal violence and sexual abuse: Robertson- Queensland (1990), Gorson - Western Australia (2002), Ella-Duncan - New South Walews (2006) -- Wild and Anderson - Northern Territory (2007), Mullighan - South Australia (2008) -- New directions despite the inquiries -- 6. Pretend economy -- Promise of land rights, Iconic land rights battles -- NT Land Rights Act mining veto -- Cape York wild rivers -- Community Development Employment projects -- 7. Real economy -- Back to the mission -- No job, no house -- Using culture in education
Control code
000046610286
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
323 p.
Isbn
9781921421860
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)699340083

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