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The Resource Aboriginal disadvantage, editor Justin Healey

Aboriginal disadvantage, editor Justin Healey

Label
Aboriginal disadvantage
Title
Aboriginal disadvantage
Statement of responsibility
editor Justin Healey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Previously published information obtained from a variety of sources, including newspaper and magazine articles, government publications, and literature from non-profit organisations; the disadvantage experienced by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in relation to education, income, employment and housing; strategies to overcome this disadvantage
Member of
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
305.89915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Healey, Justin
Series statement
Issues in society
Series volume
no. 175
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Human services
Target audience
adult
Label
Aboriginal disadvantage, editor Justin Healey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
1. Indigenous disadvantage - An overview : Social conditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people ; Key issues for Aboriginal communities ; The health and welfare of Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples ; Addiction corroding Indigenous culture ; "Most Aboriginal people have problems with alcohol" - fact v myth ; Law and justice ; Factors underlying Indigenous arrest rates ; ATSIC hits out at 'decade of inaction' ; Stop 'excuses' for black violence ; All talk, little action on black 'plague' ; Indigenous employment ; Indigenous employment policy ; Labour force characteristics of Indigenous Australians ; "Aboriginal people don't want to work' - fact v myth ; Education of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples ; Indigenous housing ; Characteristics of Indigenous households ; Housing and infrastructure in Indigenous communities ; Survey shows improvement in Indigenous housing -- 2. Overcoming disadvantage : Overcoming disadvantage ; "Aboriginal people get special treatment from governments" - fact v myth ; Aborigines reach a turning point ; Rights are a practical matter ; Aborigines told to take charge of their lives ; Making headway ; Records of expenditure and breakdown of expenditure on Indigenous affairs ; Whatever happened to reconciliation ; Sorry's just not enough -- Glossary -- Facts and figures -- Further resources -- Index
Control code
000023545905
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
44 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9781876811846
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Aboriginal disadvantage, editor Justin Healey
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
1. Indigenous disadvantage - An overview : Social conditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people ; Key issues for Aboriginal communities ; The health and welfare of Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples ; Addiction corroding Indigenous culture ; "Most Aboriginal people have problems with alcohol" - fact v myth ; Law and justice ; Factors underlying Indigenous arrest rates ; ATSIC hits out at 'decade of inaction' ; Stop 'excuses' for black violence ; All talk, little action on black 'plague' ; Indigenous employment ; Indigenous employment policy ; Labour force characteristics of Indigenous Australians ; "Aboriginal people don't want to work' - fact v myth ; Education of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples ; Indigenous housing ; Characteristics of Indigenous households ; Housing and infrastructure in Indigenous communities ; Survey shows improvement in Indigenous housing -- 2. Overcoming disadvantage : Overcoming disadvantage ; "Aboriginal people get special treatment from governments" - fact v myth ; Aborigines reach a turning point ; Rights are a practical matter ; Aborigines told to take charge of their lives ; Making headway ; Records of expenditure and breakdown of expenditure on Indigenous affairs ; Whatever happened to reconciliation ; Sorry's just not enough -- Glossary -- Facts and figures -- Further resources -- Index
Control code
000023545905
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
44 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9781876811846
Other physical details
ill.

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