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The Resource Aboriginal Australians : black responses to white dominance, 1788-2001, Richard Broome

Aboriginal Australians : black responses to white dominance, 1788-2001, Richard Broome

Label
Aboriginal Australians : black responses to white dominance, 1788-2001
Title
Aboriginal Australians
Title remainder
black responses to white dominance, 1788-2001
Statement of responsibility
Richard Broome
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Third edition has additional updated chapter; summary of traditional lifeways; first contact in the Sydney region - modes of Gamaraigal resistance; violent conflict on the frontier - Aboriginal tactics; role of the Native Police; attempts at accommodation - failure of kinship and reciprocal relations - alcohol abuse, sexual and work relations, disease, intertribal conflicts, population decline; racial stereotypes on both sides; tensions within Aboriginal society and the decline of its high culture; Aboriginal enterprise - Coranderrk, Raukkan (Point Mcleay) and Maloga; effects of dispersal Acts; institutional racism; the northern frontier, control and influence of missions - Ernabella and Jigalong contrasted; economic and social dependence in the northern cattle industry; pearling; Pilbara strikes - Pinolan, Wave Hill -Gurindji; mining disputes; caste barriers - NSW and Victorian Aborigines in the 1920's -60's - employment, education, housing; the 'culture of poverty'; limitations of racist policies; influence of Anthropology; Aboriginal protest movements; defining the assimilation policy; legislative repeal; self-determination landrights and mining - Ranger agreement; cultural revival; Chapter 12 - summary of contemporary situation for second edition - effects of mining royalties, outstation movement, opposition to land rights; problems of health and community development - Toomelah, racism, bicentennial protest, deaths in custody, Mabo decision; General codes: early cultural contact and history - general; violent conflict - 18th and 19th century; colonisation; general accounts of Aboriginal culture; politics, tribal law and social control - -general; arts - general; change - introduced - Christian; government policy and administration - initial period and protectionism, assimilation, integration and self determination; primary production and Aboriginal pastoral activities; land rights - general; disputes, claims and cases; race relations - discrimination and prejudice; relations and attitudes - White/Aboriginal; housing and community planning - general; education - general; health and disease - general
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ANL
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1948-
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Broome, Richard
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
  • Race discrimination
Label
Aboriginal Australians : black responses to white dominance, 1788-2001, Richard Broome
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [293]-321
Control code
000023097208
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
330 p.
Isbn
9781865087559
Other physical details
ill. ports
Label
Aboriginal Australians : black responses to white dominance, 1788-2001, Richard Broome
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [293]-321
Control code
000023097208
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
330 p.
Isbn
9781865087559
Other physical details
ill. ports

Library Locations

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