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The Resource Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall

Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall

Label
Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972
Title
Invasion to embassy
Title remainder
land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972
Statement of responsibility
Heather Goodall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces Aboriginal responses to invasion and dispossession in New South Wales; discusses early attempts by colonial authorities to recognise Aboriginal land rights and title 1838 to 1852; creation of Aboriginal reserves in pastoral areas and reasons for first reserves; dual occupation of land; impact of more intensified land use; setting up of the Aborigines Protection Board and its dispersal policies - characterised as the second wave of dispossession; formation of the Australian Aboriginal Progressive Association in New South Wales; describes life under the "Dog Act" in the 1930s; describes living conditions in Moree 1927 to 1933; Cumeragunja and the formation of the Australian Aboriginal League in Victoria; life under the 'Dog Act' in Menindee, Brewarrina and Burnt Bridge; land and politics 1937 to 1938; Cumeragunja strike 1939; politics in the 1950s and 1960s; reassertion of land rights 1957 to 1964; background and reasons for setting up Tent Embassy in Canberra in 1972
Cataloging source
ANB
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Goodall, Heather
Dewey number
333.208999150944
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian Aboriginal Progressive Association
  • Australian Aborigines League
  • New South Wales.
  • New South Wales
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Previously published: Allen & Unwin, 1996
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 465-483
  • Includes notes: p. 428-464
  • "A note on usage": xiii-xvi
Contents
Beyond the invasion, 1788 to 1850s -- Land and meanings --Invasion and Land: 'a system of terrorism' -- Land and white desire: nostalgia and imagination -- Recognising Native Title, 1838-1952 -- Dual occupation -- Regaining land, 1860s - 1900s -- Aboriginal land demands -- The Aborigines Protection Board -- The Aboriginal experience of reagained lands -- Escalating pressures -- 'For land and liberty': defending the land, 1910s to 1930 --Land , children and power -- Dispossessions -- Fighting back: Aboriginal Political Organisation -- Under The 'Dog Act', 1930's -- Land as prison: Moree, 1927-33-- The depression crisis and Cumeragunja -- The 'Dog Act' in the west: Menindee and Brewarrina -- The 'Dog Act' on the coast: Burnt Bridge, 1934-38 -- The Big Fight: land in Aboriginal Politics' 1937-38 -- The Cumeragunja Strike, 1939 -- Border Wars, 1948-1965 -- Shifting boundaries -- Spatial politics: Surveillance, segration and land -- Moving away -- Reasserting Land Rights, 1957-64 -- The ground on which the Embassy rose, 1965 to 1972 -- Referendum and reality -- 'Hungry for our own ground' -- Epilogue: 'Back to where the story started': Kurnell 1988
Control code
000043522769
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xxvi, 505 p.
Isbn
9781920898588
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports
Label
Invasion to embassy : land in Aboriginal politics in New South Wales, 1770-1972, Heather Goodall
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Previously published: Allen & Unwin, 1996
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 465-483
  • Includes notes: p. 428-464
  • "A note on usage": xiii-xvi
Contents
Beyond the invasion, 1788 to 1850s -- Land and meanings --Invasion and Land: 'a system of terrorism' -- Land and white desire: nostalgia and imagination -- Recognising Native Title, 1838-1952 -- Dual occupation -- Regaining land, 1860s - 1900s -- Aboriginal land demands -- The Aborigines Protection Board -- The Aboriginal experience of reagained lands -- Escalating pressures -- 'For land and liberty': defending the land, 1910s to 1930 --Land , children and power -- Dispossessions -- Fighting back: Aboriginal Political Organisation -- Under The 'Dog Act', 1930's -- Land as prison: Moree, 1927-33-- The depression crisis and Cumeragunja -- The 'Dog Act' in the west: Menindee and Brewarrina -- The 'Dog Act' on the coast: Burnt Bridge, 1934-38 -- The Big Fight: land in Aboriginal Politics' 1937-38 -- The Cumeragunja Strike, 1939 -- Border Wars, 1948-1965 -- Shifting boundaries -- Spatial politics: Surveillance, segration and land -- Moving away -- Reasserting Land Rights, 1957-64 -- The ground on which the Embassy rose, 1965 to 1972 -- Referendum and reality -- 'Hungry for our own ground' -- Epilogue: 'Back to where the story started': Kurnell 1988
Control code
000043522769
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
xxvi, 505 p.
Isbn
9781920898588
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports

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