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Dancing the triple bottom line : mining Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, community and the arts, Sam Cook

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Dancing the triple bottom line : mining Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, community and the arts
Title
Dancing the triple bottom line
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mining Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, community and the arts
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Sam Cook
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documents history of mining by Aboriginal people from first ochre and flint quarries to pursuing own mining interests in 1800s and 1900s; describes clan division of labour related to mining quarries; mentions importance of ochre from Mount Roland (Tasmania) and Yarrakina Mine (South Australia); discovery of tin mine by Alngindabu; involvement Torres Strait Islanders in gold mining and building railways tracks to support mining; on 8 May 1968 a Torres Strait Islander crew broke world record for laying down longest railway track in world; impacts of pastoralism and mining on Indigenous Australians; discusses Noonkanbah blockade and confrontations at Northern Rivers, Walmadany (James Price Point) and Pilbara; details Lang Hancock's attitudes towards Aboriginal Australians; heritage site destruction; discusses philanthropy of mining companies towards Indigenous Australians
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Cook, Sam
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non fiction
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  • Alngindabu
  • Forrest, Andrew
  • Hancock, Lang
  • Fortescue Group (W.A.)
  • Yindjibarndi Aboriginal Corporation
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Dancing the triple bottom line : mining Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, community and the arts, Sam Cook
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Dancing the triple bottom line : mining Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, community and the arts, Sam Cook
Carrier category
volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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