The Resource Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Aboriginal venereal disease sufferers 1928-45, Meg Parsons

Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Aboriginal venereal disease sufferers 1928-45, Meg Parsons

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Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Aboriginal venereal disease sufferers 1928-45
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Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Aboriginal venereal disease sufferers 1928-45
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Meg Parsons
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eng
Summary
Discusses the racial response to the diagnosis and treatment of venereal disease in the Aboriginal population of Queensland; government view of sexually transmitted disease in public health administration; use of quarantine in the Indigenous population; historical context of the Fantome Island lock hospital - statistical table for the hospital, 1928-1938; diagnosis, treatment and detention regimes - relation to the polices of the Dept. of Aboriginal Affairs; sources of criticism - Hayes report; decline of quarantine as a treatment and control option
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Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Aboriginal venereal disease sufferers 1928-45, Meg Parsons
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Bibliography note
Endnotes: p. 59-62
Extent
p. 41-62
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Fantome Island Lock Hospital and Aboriginal venereal disease sufferers 1928-45, Meg Parsons
Publication
Bibliography note
Endnotes: p. 59-62
Extent
p. 41-62

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