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The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia, Warwick Anderson

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The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia
Title
The cultivation of whiteness
Title remainder
science, health and racial destiny in Australia
Statement of responsibility
Warwick Anderson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of general medical ideas and practices in Australia in the19th and early 20th centuries, that focusses on medical scientists' interest in 'whiteness' - the medical construction of white Australia; the contribution of medical science and public health to the understanding of racial identity; white adaptation to the environment; Aboriginality and 'hybrid Aboriginals'; tropical medicine
Cataloging source
ANL
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1958-
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Anderson, Warwick
Dewey number
305.8034094
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whites
  • Health and race
  • Medical anthropology
  • Colonists
  • Whites
  • Racially mixed people
Label
The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia, Warwick Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 299-343
Control code
000023184259
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 352 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780522849899
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. maps, ports.
Label
The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia, Warwick Anderson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 299-343
Control code
000023184259
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 352 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780522849899
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. maps, ports.

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