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Contested governance : culture, power and institutions in Indigenous Australia, editors: Janet Hunt ... [et al.]

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Contested governance : culture, power and institutions in Indigenous Australia
Title
Contested governance
Title remainder
culture, power and institutions in Indigenous Australia
Statement of responsibility
editors: Janet Hunt ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The research in this book aims to provide evidence and practical guidance for governments and Indigenous leaders about community governance in Indigenous Australia, and contribute to enhancing existing success. This book documents many of the challenges, opportunities and issues facing those engaged in trying to achieve legitimate and effective governance on the ground. It considers the significant underlying problems that have to be resolved if Indigenous social and economic development is to be achieved and sustained."--From information provided by publisher
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Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at the publisher's home page: http://epress.anu.edu.au.
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
320.0899915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hunt, Janet
  • Australian National University
Series statement
CAEPR research monograph
Series volume
no. 29
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  • Yarnteen Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Corporation
  • Laynhapuy Association
  • Bawinanga Aboriginal Corporation
  • Noongar Land Council
  • Anmatjere Community Government Council
  • Kurungal Inc
  • West Central Arnhem Regional Authority
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Councils, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Community development
  • Intercultural communication
  • Culture conflict
  • Cultural relativism
Label
Contested governance : culture, power and institutions in Indigenous Australia, editors: Janet Hunt ... [et al.]
Link
http://press.anu.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/whole_book6.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Understanding Indigenous Australian governance - research, theory and representations, Diane Smith and Janet Hunt -- Part 1: The governance environment - Between a rock and a hard place: self-determination, mainstreaming and Indigenous community governance, Janet Hunt - Constraints on researchers acting as change agents, Sarah Holcombe -- Part 2: Culture, power and the intercultural - Cultures of governance and the governance of culture: transforming and containing Indigenous institutions in West Arnhem land, Diane Smith - Whose governance , for whose good? the Laynhapuy Homelands Association and the neo-assimilationist turn in Indigenous policy, Frances Morphy - Regenerating governance on Kaanju homelands, Benjamin Richard Smith -- Part 3: Institutions of Indigenous governance - Different governance for difference: the Bawinanga Aboriginal Corporation, Jon Altman - The business of governing: building institutional capital in an urban enterprise, Diane Smith - Indigenous leaders and leadership: agents of networked governance, Bill Ivory -- Part 4: Contesting cultural geographies of governance - Noongar nation, Manhuia Barcham - Regionalism that respects localism: the Anmatjere Community Government Council and beyond, Will Sanders -- Part 5: Rebuilding governance - Incorporating cattle: governance and an Aboriginal pastoral enterprise, Christina Lange - Mapping expectations around a 'governance review' exercise of a West Kimberley organisation, Kathryn Thorburn
Control code
000043285678
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 348 p.
Isbn
9781921536045
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Contested governance : culture, power and institutions in Indigenous Australia, editors: Janet Hunt ... [et al.]
Link
http://press.anu.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/whole_book6.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Understanding Indigenous Australian governance - research, theory and representations, Diane Smith and Janet Hunt -- Part 1: The governance environment - Between a rock and a hard place: self-determination, mainstreaming and Indigenous community governance, Janet Hunt - Constraints on researchers acting as change agents, Sarah Holcombe -- Part 2: Culture, power and the intercultural - Cultures of governance and the governance of culture: transforming and containing Indigenous institutions in West Arnhem land, Diane Smith - Whose governance , for whose good? the Laynhapuy Homelands Association and the neo-assimilationist turn in Indigenous policy, Frances Morphy - Regenerating governance on Kaanju homelands, Benjamin Richard Smith -- Part 3: Institutions of Indigenous governance - Different governance for difference: the Bawinanga Aboriginal Corporation, Jon Altman - The business of governing: building institutional capital in an urban enterprise, Diane Smith - Indigenous leaders and leadership: agents of networked governance, Bill Ivory -- Part 4: Contesting cultural geographies of governance - Noongar nation, Manhuia Barcham - Regionalism that respects localism: the Anmatjere Community Government Council and beyond, Will Sanders -- Part 5: Rebuilding governance - Incorporating cattle: governance and an Aboriginal pastoral enterprise, Christina Lange - Mapping expectations around a 'governance review' exercise of a West Kimberley organisation, Kathryn Thorburn
Control code
000043285678
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 348 p.
Isbn
9781921536045
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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