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Aboriginal health and history : power and prejudice in remote Australia / Ernest Hunter

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Aboriginal health and history : power and prejudice in remote Australia / Ernest Hunter
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Aboriginal health and history : power and prejudice in remote Australia / Ernest Hunter
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Summary
Examines Aboriginal health in the Kimberley in the context of its contemporary social history; impacts of pastoralism , mining, pearling, missions and government; conflicting Aboriginal and western medical traditions; administrative responses to disease - leprosy; population estimates and mortality rates; alcohol abuse - theories and studies; survey of alcohol use in the Kimberley and its effects; theories of suicide in the Aboriginal population; deaths in custody - survey of cases in the Kimberley and related factors; social context of violence - self-mutilation and domestic violence; community violence - Balgo; identity - changes om gender power relations, inter-racial status, economic and social roles; development of Aboriginality; identity in children; theories of anomie; gambling; general problems of change - stereotypes and imposed solutions; schema of the development paradigm and its relation to Aborigines
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1952-
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Hunter, Ernest M.
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Forrest River Mission (W.A.)
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Aboriginal health and history : power and prejudice in remote Australia / Ernest Hunter
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Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 288-313; Includes tables and index
Control code
M0012543
Extent
xvi, 318 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection ; copy 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780521447607
Stock number
10001b
System control number
0010356
Label
Aboriginal health and history : power and prejudice in remote Australia / Ernest Hunter
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 288-313; Includes tables and index
Control code
M0012543
Extent
xvi, 318 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection ; copy 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780521447607
Stock number
10001b
System control number
0010356

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