The Resource Decision-making in the Australian federal system : remote Aboriginal communities and public policy in Western Australia / Christine Fletcher

Decision-making in the Australian federal system : remote Aboriginal communities and public policy in Western Australia / Christine Fletcher

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Decision-making in the Australian federal system : remote Aboriginal communities and public policy in Western Australia / Christine Fletcher
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Decision-making in the Australian federal system : remote Aboriginal communities and public policy in Western Australia / Christine Fletcher
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Examines inter-action between remote Western Australian Aboriginal communities and Commonwealth, state and local government agencies; argues Aboriginal communities can influence government policy decisions and funding patterns; gives historical overview of public policy development in Western Australia and lack of Aboriginal involvement until 1980s; discusses policy making process in the federal system, theoretical issues; role of Commonwealth Department of Aboriginal Affairs, entrenched Commmonwealth role arising from state/Commonwealth agreement of 1974; Aboriginal Affairs Planning Authority and area committees; Aboriginal Lands Trust; establishment in 1986 of Western Australian Aboriginal Local Community Infrastructure Program; role of Australian Aboriginal Affairs Council; outstation movement and lack of facilities, land excisions; provision of access roads to Djarindjin community at One Arm Point; Commonwealth and state funding and special Aboriginal programs; Yakadunya community budget and participation in shire council road committee; role of Aboriginal Electoral Information Service in Wiluna
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Fletcher, Christine
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Decision-making in the Australian federal system : remote Aboriginal communities and public policy in Western Australia / Christine Fletcher
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Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Western Australia, Nedlands, W.A., 1990; Bibliography; leaves [333]-356; Includes tables; Typescript; Photocopy
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M0011577
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[vii], 356 leaves; ill., maps
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Open access - reading. Partial copying permitted for private study. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0009381
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Decision-making in the Australian federal system : remote Aboriginal communities and public policy in Western Australia / Christine Fletcher
Publication
Note
Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Western Australia, Nedlands, W.A., 1990; Bibliography; leaves [333]-356; Includes tables; Typescript; Photocopy
Control code
M0011577
Extent
[vii], 356 leaves; ill., maps
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying permitted for private study. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0009381

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