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The Resource Encounters with indigeneity : writing about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Jeremy Beckett

Encounters with indigeneity : writing about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Jeremy Beckett

Label
Encounters with indigeneity : writing about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Title
Encounters with indigeneity
Title remainder
writing about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Beckett
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
305.89915
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Encounters with indigeneity : writing about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Jeremy Beckett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. George Dutton's country : portrait of an Aboriginal drover -- 2. Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia -- 3. Aboriginal histories, Aboriginal myths : an introduction -- 4. Autobiography and testimonial discourse in Myles Lalor's 'Oral history' -- 5. The Torres Strait Islanders and the pearling industry : a case of internal colonialism -- 6. Rivalry, competition and conflict among Christian Melanesians -- 7. Mission, church and sect : three types of religious commitment in the Torres Strait Islands -- 8. "Knowing how to talk to white people" : Torres Strait Islanders and the politics of representation -- 9. The Murray Island land case -- 10. Aboriginality, citizenship and nation-state -- 11. Contested images : perspectives on the indigenous terrain in the late twentieth century
Control code
000053291118
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 246 pages
Isbn
9781922059772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)889713714
Label
Encounters with indigeneity : writing about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Jeremy Beckett
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. George Dutton's country : portrait of an Aboriginal drover -- 2. Walter Newton's history of the world - or Australia -- 3. Aboriginal histories, Aboriginal myths : an introduction -- 4. Autobiography and testimonial discourse in Myles Lalor's 'Oral history' -- 5. The Torres Strait Islanders and the pearling industry : a case of internal colonialism -- 6. Rivalry, competition and conflict among Christian Melanesians -- 7. Mission, church and sect : three types of religious commitment in the Torres Strait Islands -- 8. "Knowing how to talk to white people" : Torres Strait Islanders and the politics of representation -- 9. The Murray Island land case -- 10. Aboriginality, citizenship and nation-state -- 11. Contested images : perspectives on the indigenous terrain in the late twentieth century
Control code
000053291118
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 246 pages
Isbn
9781922059772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)889713714

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