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Achievement values & ethnic identity of Aborigines at Kormilda College

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Achievement values & ethnic identity of Aborigines at Kormilda College
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Achievement values & ethnic identity of Aborigines at Kormilda College
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Notes Gallaghers (1968) view; basic aim of Northern Territory education to encourage changes in achievement values of Aborigines; Gallacher quoted frequently; Rosen (1959) achievement syndrome; traditional values not functional in white society; compares traditional Aboriginal values with those prevalent in industrialized societies; role of Northern Territory education system as culture change agent noted; discussion of implications of induced value change for ethnic identity; agrees with McElwains view; attempts to change values may be psychologically impossible; Kormilda College, concentrated exposure to white models; identity crisis exacerbated by culture conflict situation; possible outcomes discussed; retention of traditional identity, becoming Europeanized, synthesis of both; preliminary findings; implications, including ways of lessening culture conflict; bibliography
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Sommerlad, Elizabeth A.
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Gallacher, J. D.
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Achievement values & ethnic identity of Aborigines at Kormilda College
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M0057559
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8117 ; 8526
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0081907
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Achievement values & ethnic identity of Aborigines at Kormilda College
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M0057559
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8117 ; 8526
System control number
0081907

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