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The Resource Aborigines & activism : race, Aborigines & the coming of the sixties to Australia, Jennifer Clark

Aborigines & activism : race, Aborigines & the coming of the sixties to Australia, Jennifer Clark

Label
Aborigines & activism : race, Aborigines & the coming of the sixties to Australia
Title
Aborigines & activism
Title remainder
race, Aborigines & the coming of the sixties to Australia
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Clark
Title variation
Aborigines and activism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the 'trans-national intellectual contexts for change' and the emergence of the '60s phenomenon' in Australia to help explain the rise of Aboriginal activism in the 1960s in Australia; race as a subject on the political agenda in the 1960s
Cataloging source
ANL
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1958-
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Clark, Jennifer
Dewey number
323.119915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Australia
  • Abschol (Australia)
  • Student Action for Aborigines
  • International Labor Organisation Convention
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Political activists
  • Freedom Ride, N.S.W., 1965
  • Student movements
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
general
Label
Aborigines & activism : race, Aborigines & the coming of the sixties to Australia, Jennifer Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 293-298
Contents
Introduction: The place of race in the 60s phenomenon -- "A dividing line in history" : Sharpeville and the challenge to domestic jurisdiction -- "The big overseas attack" : Aborigines and the Department of External Affairs -- "A search for grassroots participation and community" : Aborigines and organisation -- Facing the "wind of change" at Yirrkala in 1963 -- "Louts, yahoos and purposeless disruptionists" : race and the "revival of politics" in the universities -- "Now it seems Australia's turn" : students and the Freedom Ride -- "Yes": the 1967 Referendum -- "Black Power is land rights now" : coming together in Canberra
Control code
000042084459
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 308 p.
Isbn
9780980296570
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims
Label
Aborigines & activism : race, Aborigines & the coming of the sixties to Australia, Jennifer Clark
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 293-298
Contents
Introduction: The place of race in the 60s phenomenon -- "A dividing line in history" : Sharpeville and the challenge to domestic jurisdiction -- "The big overseas attack" : Aborigines and the Department of External Affairs -- "A search for grassroots participation and community" : Aborigines and organisation -- Facing the "wind of change" at Yirrkala in 1963 -- "Louts, yahoos and purposeless disruptionists" : race and the "revival of politics" in the universities -- "Now it seems Australia's turn" : students and the Freedom Ride -- "Yes": the 1967 Referendum -- "Black Power is land rights now" : coming together in Canberra
Control code
000042084459
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 308 p.
Isbn
9780980296570
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims

Library Locations

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