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The Resource Experiments in self-determination : histories of the outstation movement in Australia, edited by Nicolas Peterson and Fred Myers

Experiments in self-determination : histories of the outstation movement in Australia, edited by Nicolas Peterson and Fred Myers

Label
Experiments in self-determination : histories of the outstation movement in Australia
Title
Experiments in self-determination
Title remainder
histories of the outstation movement in Australia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nicolas Peterson and Fred Myers
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available online (Viewed 3/3/16)
Cataloging source
NFDC
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peterson, Nicolas
  • Myers, Fred R.
Series statement
Monographs in anthropology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ilyatjari, Charlie
  • Malbangka, Gustav
  • Coombs, H. C.
  • Community life
  • Community organization
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Self-determination, National
  • Decentralization in government
Label
Experiments in self-determination : histories of the outstation movement in Australia, edited by Nicolas Peterson and Fred Myers
Link
http://press.anu.edu.au/titles/monographs-in-anthropology/experiments-in-self-determination
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
List of maps -- List of figures -- List of tables -- Preface and acknowledgement -- 1. The origins and history of outstations as Aboriginal life projects / Fred Myers and Nicolas Peterson -- History and memory -- 2. From Coombes to Coombs : reflections on the Pitjantjatjara outstation movement / Bill Edwards -- 3. Returning to country : the Docker River project / Jeremy Long -- 4. 'Shifting' : the Western Arrernte's outstation movement / Diane Austin-Broos -- Western desert complexities -- 5. History, memory and the politics of self-determination at an early outstation / Fred Myers -- 6. The interwoven histories of Mount Liebig and Papunya-Luritja / Sarah Holcombe -- 7. Out of sight, out of mind, but making the best of it : how outstations have worked in the Ngaanyatjarra lands / David Brooks and Vikki Plant -- 8. Outstations through art : acrylic painting, self determination and the history of the homelands movement in the Pintupi-Ngaanyatjarra lands / Peter Thorley -- Policy visions and their realisation -- 9. What was Dr Coombs thinking? Nyirrpi, policy and the future / Nicholas Peterson -- 10. Homelands as outstations of public policy / Kingsley Palmer -- 11. Challenging simplistic notions of outstations as manifestations of Aboriginal self-determination : Wik strategic engagement and disengagement over the past four decades / David F Martin and Bruce F Martin -- 12. Peret : a Cape York Peninsula outstation, 1976-1978 / Peter Sutton -- Frustrated aspirations -- 13. People and policy in the development and destruction of Yagga Yagga outstation, Western Australia / Scott Cane -- 14. Imagining Mumeka : bureaucratic and Kuninjku perspectives / Jon Altman -- 15. Thwarted aspirations : the political economy of a Yolngu outstation, 1972 to the present / Frances Morphy and Howard Morphy -- 16. A history of Donydji outstation, north-east Arnhem Land / Neville White -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
000057192673
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 368 pages
Isbn
9781925022896
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits;
System control number
(OCoLC)937455268
Label
Experiments in self-determination : histories of the outstation movement in Australia, edited by Nicolas Peterson and Fred Myers
Link
http://press.anu.edu.au/titles/monographs-in-anthropology/experiments-in-self-determination
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
List of maps -- List of figures -- List of tables -- Preface and acknowledgement -- 1. The origins and history of outstations as Aboriginal life projects / Fred Myers and Nicolas Peterson -- History and memory -- 2. From Coombes to Coombs : reflections on the Pitjantjatjara outstation movement / Bill Edwards -- 3. Returning to country : the Docker River project / Jeremy Long -- 4. 'Shifting' : the Western Arrernte's outstation movement / Diane Austin-Broos -- Western desert complexities -- 5. History, memory and the politics of self-determination at an early outstation / Fred Myers -- 6. The interwoven histories of Mount Liebig and Papunya-Luritja / Sarah Holcombe -- 7. Out of sight, out of mind, but making the best of it : how outstations have worked in the Ngaanyatjarra lands / David Brooks and Vikki Plant -- 8. Outstations through art : acrylic painting, self determination and the history of the homelands movement in the Pintupi-Ngaanyatjarra lands / Peter Thorley -- Policy visions and their realisation -- 9. What was Dr Coombs thinking? Nyirrpi, policy and the future / Nicholas Peterson -- 10. Homelands as outstations of public policy / Kingsley Palmer -- 11. Challenging simplistic notions of outstations as manifestations of Aboriginal self-determination : Wik strategic engagement and disengagement over the past four decades / David F Martin and Bruce F Martin -- 12. Peret : a Cape York Peninsula outstation, 1976-1978 / Peter Sutton -- Frustrated aspirations -- 13. People and policy in the development and destruction of Yagga Yagga outstation, Western Australia / Scott Cane -- 14. Imagining Mumeka : bureaucratic and Kuninjku perspectives / Jon Altman -- 15. Thwarted aspirations : the political economy of a Yolngu outstation, 1972 to the present / Frances Morphy and Howard Morphy -- 16. A history of Donydji outstation, north-east Arnhem Land / Neville White -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
000057192673
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 368 pages
Isbn
9781925022896
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits;
System control number
(OCoLC)937455268

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