The Resource The roles of prejudice, racism and isolationism in the treatment of leprosy in Western Australia between 1890 and 1940

The roles of prejudice, racism and isolationism in the treatment of leprosy in Western Australia between 1890 and 1940

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The roles of prejudice, racism and isolationism in the treatment of leprosy in Western Australia between 1890 and 1940
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The roles of prejudice, racism and isolationism in the treatment of leprosy in Western Australia between 1890 and 1940
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eng
Summary
Account of the attitudes towards and administration of leprosy in the Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal population, WA 1890-1940; includes reference to the Wooroloo, Derby and Cossack leprosariums; comparative treatment of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal lepers; attitudes to treatment and resident care; argues that there was a strong racist component in the treatment differences
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Peebles, Libby
Dissertation note
Research Essay -- B.A. (Lit. Hist.)--Murdoch University, 1992
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  • Derby Leprosarium (Derby, W. A.)
  • Leprosy
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The roles of prejudice, racism and isolationism in the treatment of leprosy in Western Australia between 1890 and 1940
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Open access - reading. Open copying for private study (in accordance with Copyright Act 1968), closed quotation. . Not for Inter-Library Loan
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Gordon Briscoe;
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MAR06/168
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The roles of prejudice, racism and isolationism in the treatment of leprosy in Western Australia between 1890 and 1940
Publication
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Open copying for private study (in accordance with Copyright Act 1968), closed quotation. . Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Gordon Briscoe;
Stock number
MAR06/168

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