The Resource Aboriginal Australia, Robyn Hodge

Aboriginal Australia, Robyn Hodge

Label
Aboriginal Australia
Title
Aboriginal Australia
Statement of responsibility
Robyn Hodge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Broad summary of Indigenous population information, languages, Torres Strait Islanders, profile of Cathy Freeman, the Dreaming, dance and music, ancestral beings, sacred sites, protecting sacred sites, Profile of Goobalathaldin (Dick Roughsey), names for the Dreaming from several language groups, Aboriginal seasons, farming and technology, profile of David Gulpilil, Eel traps, ritual ceremonies, corroboree, art, aret and dreaming, family and kin, profile of Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Aboriginal arrival information, developing societies, outside contact with Indonesian sailors, early explorers, identifying by areas, european settlement, arrival of the First Fleet, mission life, diseases, the Stolen Generation, profile of Molly Kelly (Craig), the Aboriginal flag, profile of Harold Thomas, the Torres Strait Islander flag, didjeridus, boomerangs, Aboriginal rights, past inequalities, basic human rights, protests, the tent embassy, profile of Gary Foley, taking control, assimilation, self determination, profile of lois O'Donoghue, Land Councils, ATSIC, Aboriginal people is parliament, Aden Ridgeway, profile of Pat O'Shane, Land Rights, information on major claims, 'Terra nullius', Mabo, Wik, profile of Eddie Mabo, changes to land rights laws, Reconciliation, Bringing Them Home, Sea of Hands, profile of Mick Dodson, the Reconciliation Council, NAIDOC, Barunga cultural and sports festival, Croc Festical, Coming of the Light, profile of Shirley Smith (Mum Shirl), into the future, maintaining traditional life, elders making decisions, children in remote areas, disadvantaged, profile of Mandawuy Yunupingu, borrowed words from Aboriginal Languages, glossary of terms
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hodge, Robyn
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
For primary and secondary students
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Australia focus
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Freeman, Cathy
  • Roughsey, Dick
  • Gulpilil, David
  • Craig, Molly
  • Thomas, Harold
  • Foley, Gary
  • O'Shane, Patricia
  • Ridgeway, Aden
  • Mabo, Edward
  • Smith, Shirley
  • Yunupingu, Mandawuy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aboriginal Australia, Robyn Hodge
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references :p. 32
Contents
Indigenous people -- Creation - the Dreaming -- Heritage -- Culture -- Australia's first people -- European settlement -- Symbols -- Aboriginal rights -- Taking control -- Land rights -- Reconciliation -- Celebrating Aboriginal Australia -- Into the future -- Aboriginal languages
Control code
000026091184
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781740709125
Other physical details
col. ill., maps, ports.
Label
Aboriginal Australia, Robyn Hodge
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references :p. 32
Contents
Indigenous people -- Creation - the Dreaming -- Heritage -- Culture -- Australia's first people -- European settlement -- Symbols -- Aboriginal rights -- Taking control -- Land rights -- Reconciliation -- Celebrating Aboriginal Australia -- Into the future -- Aboriginal languages
Control code
000026091184
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781740709125
Other physical details
col. ill., maps, ports.

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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