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From the centre to the city : Aboriginal education, culture and power / Kevin Keeffe

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From the centre to the city : Aboriginal education, culture and power / Kevin Keeffe
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From the centre to the city : Aboriginal education, culture and power / Kevin Keeffe
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Essays describe, analyse and criticise the meaning and place of Aboriginal culture in school curriculum in remote and urban areas; Part 1 discusses National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Policy, curriculum development, Aboriginal action to reject cultural assimilation; explores concepts of Aborignality as persistence, Aboriginality as resistance; Part 2 discusses issues in urban education including identity, ethnicity, multiculturalism, stereotypes; argues Aboriginality is not to be equated with ethnicity; mentions racism, soft racism of middle Australia; suggests educators need understanding of Aboriginality to effect appropriate curriculum change (p .99 - cultural comparisons); ; Part 3 examines Pintubi cultural values and education including perceptions of western culture (p.125-127 cultural comparisons); mentions education and assimilation at Lake Mackay Reserve and Papunya, bi-lingual education in Northern Territory; outlines process of designing Yanangu bi-cultural curriculum for school at Walungurru (Kintore); argues community based curriculum important; Part4 discusses Aboriginal action to regain autonomy; mentions land rights, history curriculum, Aboriginal studies; discusses bridging courses; outlines shift in national government education policy from culturalist to rationalist approach; (manuscript annotated separately at rec. no. 0006945)
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Keeffe, Kevin
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From the centre to the city : Aboriginal education, culture and power / Kevin Keeffe
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http://aiatsis.gov.au/aboriginal-studies-press/products/ebooks
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Bibliography; p. 177-191; Includes index and tables
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M0011411
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xiv, 198 p.; ill. (some col.), map, ports.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
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9780855752354
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09587b ; 09586b
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0009210
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From the centre to the city : Aboriginal education, culture and power / Kevin Keeffe
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/aboriginal-studies-press/products/ebooks
Publication
Note
Bibliography; p. 177-191; Includes index and tables
Control code
M0011411
Extent
xiv, 198 p.; ill. (some col.), map, ports.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780855752354
Stock number
09587b ; 09586b
System control number
0009210

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