The Resource Changing selves in remote Australia? : observations on Aboriginal family life, childhood and 'modernisation', Ute Eickelkamp

Changing selves in remote Australia? : observations on Aboriginal family life, childhood and 'modernisation', Ute Eickelkamp

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Changing selves in remote Australia? : observations on Aboriginal family life, childhood and 'modernisation'
Title
Changing selves in remote Australia?
Title remainder
observations on Aboriginal family life, childhood and 'modernisation'
Statement of responsibility
Ute Eickelkamp
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the differences between the Aboriginal concepts of self and family and those of the wider Australian / Western society; modernisation; problems of creating and administrating a modern self in Aboriginal society; concept of the family; status of childhood and the development of subjectivity; the state?s and missions? attempts at creating the modern 'self'; state interventions and cultural reproduction; problem of commonality, home ownership and the nuclear family; spiritual and ontological security in relationship to kin, country and Dreaming; naming practice ? meaning and use of personal names; influence and resistance to youth culture; includes brief reference to the influence of art (sand drawing) and contemporary art production
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Eickelkamp, Ute
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Changing selves in remote Australia? : observations on Aboriginal family life, childhood and 'modernisation', Ute Eickelkamp
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 147-151
Extent
p. [131]-151
Label
Changing selves in remote Australia? : observations on Aboriginal family life, childhood and 'modernisation', Ute Eickelkamp
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 147-151
Extent
p. [131]-151

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