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The Resource Aborigines and reconciliation, by Frank Hansford-Miller

Aborigines and reconciliation, by Frank Hansford-Miller

Label
Aborigines and reconciliation
Title
Aborigines and reconciliation
Statement of responsibility
by Frank Hansford-Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses Australian Indigenous people and reconciliation; argues 'cover up' in Canberra since 1967 referendum; Commonwealth government legislation for Indigenous people has lead to downfall of their culture and way of living; cover up of welfare dependency, petrol sniffing in South Australia; ignorance of Canberra bureaucrats; state can blame Canberra for Indigenous problems; Indigenous people need more freedom; discusses National Reconciliation Week; William Dampier's visit to Australia and views on Aboriginals; relationships between white and Indigenous people; Aboriginal culture; family violence; Yagan; Mokare; attitudes and friendships between white and Aboriginal people; views on way ahead for reconciliation
Cataloging source
WLB
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Hansford-Miller, Frank
Dewey number
305.89915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mokare
  • Yagan
  • Collie, Alexander
  • Dampier, William
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
Label
Aborigines and reconciliation, by Frank Hansford-Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The cover up by Canberra begins -- National Reconciliation Week -- When and where was the "friendship" in Australia between the newcomers from overseas and the Aborigines, if ever, that Reconciliation wishes to restore? -- Cases of the "friendship" and "union" in Australia between the newcomers from overseas and the Aborigines that Reconciliation wishes to restore -- The tragedy of Yagan in Western Australia -- The saga of Yagan's head -- Miscellaneous efforts of "friendship" in Australia between the newcomers from overseas and the Aborigines that Reconciliation wishes to restore -- The close friendship between the Aborigine Mokare and the Western Australian Colonial Surgeon Dr Alexander Collie -- The close friendship between the Aborigine Mokare and the Western Australian Colonial Surgeon Dr Alexander Collie ends tragically but continues after death in their adjoining graves
Control code
000024113487
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
65 leaves
Isbn
9781862840737
Label
Aborigines and reconciliation, by Frank Hansford-Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The cover up by Canberra begins -- National Reconciliation Week -- When and where was the "friendship" in Australia between the newcomers from overseas and the Aborigines, if ever, that Reconciliation wishes to restore? -- Cases of the "friendship" and "union" in Australia between the newcomers from overseas and the Aborigines that Reconciliation wishes to restore -- The tragedy of Yagan in Western Australia -- The saga of Yagan's head -- Miscellaneous efforts of "friendship" in Australia between the newcomers from overseas and the Aborigines that Reconciliation wishes to restore -- The close friendship between the Aborigine Mokare and the Western Australian Colonial Surgeon Dr Alexander Collie -- The close friendship between the Aborigine Mokare and the Western Australian Colonial Surgeon Dr Alexander Collie ends tragically but continues after death in their adjoining graves
Control code
000024113487
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
65 leaves
Isbn
9781862840737

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