The Resource Parliamentary attitudes to Aboriginal affairs

Parliamentary attitudes to Aboriginal affairs

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Parliamentary attitudes to Aboriginal affairs
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Parliamentary attitudes to Aboriginal affairs
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Examines attitudes to Aborigines (19th century); views of Federal Parliament, 1930s; formulation of Government policies, 1939; work of Paul Hasluck to improve conditions of Aborigines, changes in policy, 1965; political history of Northern Territory, population (1900, 1936), employment of Spencer, reports of Bleakley & Thomson, paucity of Government finance, postwar improvements, changes in Northern Territory Legislative Council, effect of Haslucks policies in the Northern Territory; effects of Aboriginals Ordinance & Welfare Ordinance, granting of equal wages in pastoral industry; Queensland greater unity on Aboriginal affairs in State Legislature, protectionist & segregationist views, half caste problem, post war problems of education & settlements, granting of mining leases in Cape York, 1965 legislation, objections to it; Western Australia - traces history of Government responsibilities from 1885, 1936 legislation & debates on its passage, concern over impact of legal restraint on Aborigines, half caste problem, legislation to introduce Leprosy Line, citizenship rights (N.T. and W.A. compared), post war interest in Aboriginal problems, Government attempts to improve legislation; concludes with comments on discriminatory legislation still in existence
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1930-2012
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Stevens, F. S.
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Parliamentary attitudes to Aboriginal affairs
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M0057609
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7544 ; 9103
System control number
0081966
Label
Parliamentary attitudes to Aboriginal affairs
Publication
Control code
M0057609
Stock number
7544 ; 9103
System control number
0081966

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