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The Resource Broken circles : fragmenting Indigenous families 1800-2000, Anna Haebich

Broken circles : fragmenting Indigenous families 1800-2000, Anna Haebich

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Broken circles : fragmenting Indigenous families 1800-2000
Title
Broken circles
Title remainder
fragmenting Indigenous families 1800-2000
Statement of responsibility
Anna Haebich
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive history of Aboriginal child removal in the various states and territories from the early days of colonisation to the late 20th century; official policies and practices in relation to Aboriginal families and communities and the reactions of Aboriginal people to these interventions; child removal, dispossession, depopulation and the destruction of Aboriginal societies and cultures; fragmentation of Aboriginal families; Louis Johnson/Warren Braedon life history; treatment of Aboriginal children in Tasmania during the early years of colonisation; child welfare practices; system of child removal in Western Australia and the differences between the treatment of Aboriginal and non Aboriginal children and families by child welfare authorities; resistance of Aboriginal parents to the removal of the children and the protests of other Australians ; assimilation policies of the mid twentieth century; adoption, fostering and incarceration; political campaigns by Aboriginal people and their supporters from the 1970s to the 1990s to regain control of their children
Cataloging source
ANL
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Haebich, Anna
Dewey number
362.849915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Johnson, Louis St. John
  • Stolen generations (Australia)
  • Children, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
Label
Broken circles : fragmenting Indigenous families 1800-2000, Anna Haebich
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 673-690
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
725 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781863683050
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Broken circles : fragmenting Indigenous families 1800-2000, Anna Haebich
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 673-690
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
725 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9781863683050
Other physical details
ill., ports.

Library Locations

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