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Lands of shame : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 'homelands' in transition, Helen Hughes

Label
Lands of shame : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 'homelands' in transition
Title
Lands of shame
Title remainder
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 'homelands' in transition
Statement of responsibility
Helen Hughes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
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1928-2013
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Hughes, Helen
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Centre for Independent Studies (Australia)
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Lands of shame : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 'homelands' in transition, Helen Hughes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 193-199
Contents
Historical background: the 1967 Referendum; land rights; two models of Indigenous development; "homelands"; changing public perceptions -- Demographic trends: populations of the "homelands"; fringe and ghetto populations; declining mainstream participation; mobility and living standards; the case for core centres -- Security and the law: social causes of violence and abuse; violence against women; violence against children; alcohol, smoking and drugs; policing; the law; cultural evolution --Land rights and land councils: land councils; land council earnings; landcare; permits; ninety-nine year leases -- Property rights and communal enterprises: service enterprises; marketing "traditions"; productive enterprises; Office of the Registrar of Aboriginal Corporations (ORAC); Entrepreneurship -- Joblessness, welfare dependence and income distribution: labour supply; labour demand; mutual obligation - getting "homeland" workers into jobs; can "mutual obligation" reduce social dysfunction?; income distribution; Jobs not welfare -- Education: reasons for low educational outcomes; the response to poor education; reforming "homeland" education; Education is the key -- Health and life expectancy: the dimensions of ill health; The causes of illness; Health solutions; Health reform -- Housing: causes of the high costs and low supply of housing in the "homelands"; privatising housing; the case for private housing -- Local government: causes of the high cost of local government; local government reforms; making local government work -- Hyperbole or reality?: Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research; Cape York Institute for Policy and Leadership; Exceptionalism in law; Beneficiaries of separation -- A progress report card: Commonwealth bureaucratic arrangements; reporting, auditing and evaluating; the Northern Territory, Western Australia, Queensland and South Australia; COAG; making practical reconciliation work -- Communities helping themselves: helping communities -- Way ahead for "homelands": core centres; policy reforms
Control code
000041589089
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 237 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781864321357
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Lands of shame : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 'homelands' in transition, Helen Hughes
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 193-199
Contents
Historical background: the 1967 Referendum; land rights; two models of Indigenous development; "homelands"; changing public perceptions -- Demographic trends: populations of the "homelands"; fringe and ghetto populations; declining mainstream participation; mobility and living standards; the case for core centres -- Security and the law: social causes of violence and abuse; violence against women; violence against children; alcohol, smoking and drugs; policing; the law; cultural evolution --Land rights and land councils: land councils; land council earnings; landcare; permits; ninety-nine year leases -- Property rights and communal enterprises: service enterprises; marketing "traditions"; productive enterprises; Office of the Registrar of Aboriginal Corporations (ORAC); Entrepreneurship -- Joblessness, welfare dependence and income distribution: labour supply; labour demand; mutual obligation - getting "homeland" workers into jobs; can "mutual obligation" reduce social dysfunction?; income distribution; Jobs not welfare -- Education: reasons for low educational outcomes; the response to poor education; reforming "homeland" education; Education is the key -- Health and life expectancy: the dimensions of ill health; The causes of illness; Health solutions; Health reform -- Housing: causes of the high costs and low supply of housing in the "homelands"; privatising housing; the case for private housing -- Local government: causes of the high cost of local government; local government reforms; making local government work -- Hyperbole or reality?: Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research; Cape York Institute for Policy and Leadership; Exceptionalism in law; Beneficiaries of separation -- A progress report card: Commonwealth bureaucratic arrangements; reporting, auditing and evaluating; the Northern Territory, Western Australia, Queensland and South Australia; COAG; making practical reconciliation work -- Communities helping themselves: helping communities -- Way ahead for "homelands": core centres; policy reforms
Control code
000041589089
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 237 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781864321357
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map

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