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The Resource After Mabo : interpreting indigenous traditions, Tim Rowse

After Mabo : interpreting indigenous traditions, Tim Rowse

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After Mabo : interpreting indigenous traditions
Title
After Mabo
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interpreting indigenous traditions
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Tim Rowse
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Summary
Chapter 1, Mabo and Moral Anxiety, examines representations of the colonial experience by historians, anthropologists and Aboriginal people with particular reference to Captain Cook myths and the native police, and considers whether the High Courts decision on native title indicates the existance of a moral community with a sense of responsibility to indigenous people; examines anthropologists interpretations of Aboriginal concepts of morality; Chapter 2, Lives in Custody, discusses the institutionalisation of Aboriginal people in missions, reserves, adoptive families, prisons; Chapter 3, Aborigines Inc., discusses Aboriginal corporate life and the requirement by governments to deal with incorporated groups, and whether these groups reflect Aboriginal political organisation and process or are a neo -assimilationist imposition; refers to concepts of Aboriginality, tribes, clans, community, factions; discusses representativeness and role of delegates on national and local organisations, gender relations; Chapter 4, Art and Identity, discusses Aboriginality as ideology, and how identity is expressed in contemporary and classical artistic expression; Chapter 5, Actors in a Landscape, examines the nature of Aboriginal land use, ethics and aesthetics of nature; discusses the politics of conservation, joint management of national parks, concepts of wilderness
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1951-
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Rowse, Tim
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index present
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Interpretations,
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  • Mabo, Eddie
  • Australia.
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Public opinion
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
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After Mabo : interpreting indigenous traditions, Tim Rowse
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 134-152
Control code
M0013067
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 158 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780522844924
Stock number
10273b
System control number
0010889
Label
After Mabo : interpreting indigenous traditions, Tim Rowse
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 134-152
Control code
M0013067
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 158 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780522844924
Stock number
10273b
System control number
0010889

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