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The Resource Brass discs, dog tags and finger scanners : the Apology and Aboriginal protection in the Northern Territory 1863-1972, Stephen Gray

Brass discs, dog tags and finger scanners : the Apology and Aboriginal protection in the Northern Territory 1863-1972, Stephen Gray

Label
Brass discs, dog tags and finger scanners : the Apology and Aboriginal protection in the Northern Territory 1863-1972
Title
Brass discs, dog tags and finger scanners
Title remainder
the Apology and Aboriginal protection in the Northern Territory 1863-1972
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Gray
Title variation
Brass discs, dog tags & finger scanners
Title variation remainder
the Apology and Aboriginal protection in the Northern Territory 1863-1972
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Is the history of Aboriginal "protection" essentially something to be celebrated, albeit with some well-intentioned mistakes? Or is white treatment of Aboriginal people, as Justice Brennan commented in the Mabo case, a legacy of unutterable shame?
Cataloging source
ANL
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1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gray, Stephen
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spencer, Baldwin
  • Cook, Cecil Evelyn A
  • Elkin, A. P.
  • Northern Territory Emergency Response
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Intervention (Federal government)
Label
Brass discs, dog tags and finger scanners : the Apology and Aboriginal protection in the Northern Territory 1863-1972, Stephen Gray
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 217-224
Contents
"Good intentions" and the dangers of repeating the past -- Red in tooth and claw: the frontier during the South Australian period -- Social Darwinism, progress, evolution and the purse-strings: Baldwin Spencer and the period to 1918 -- Eugenics, Capricornia-style: Chief Protector Dr Cecil Cook -- The dominance of the bloody-minded professor: Aboriginal policy during and after World War II -- "Giese's empire" : assimilation prior to the Equal Wages case 1966-1971 -- Conclusion: best intentions and the Stolen Generations
Control code
000046898447
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
viii, 229 p.
Isbn
9780980864137
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map.
System control number
(OCoLC)712780133
Label
Brass discs, dog tags and finger scanners : the Apology and Aboriginal protection in the Northern Territory 1863-1972, Stephen Gray
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 217-224
Contents
"Good intentions" and the dangers of repeating the past -- Red in tooth and claw: the frontier during the South Australian period -- Social Darwinism, progress, evolution and the purse-strings: Baldwin Spencer and the period to 1918 -- Eugenics, Capricornia-style: Chief Protector Dr Cecil Cook -- The dominance of the bloody-minded professor: Aboriginal policy during and after World War II -- "Giese's empire" : assimilation prior to the Equal Wages case 1966-1971 -- Conclusion: best intentions and the Stolen Generations
Control code
000046898447
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
viii, 229 p.
Isbn
9780980864137
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map.
System control number
(OCoLC)712780133

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