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The Resource Land rights and birthrights (the great Australian hoax) : an examination of the rights to ownership of former Aboriginal land in Australia, Peter B. English

Land rights and birthrights (the great Australian hoax) : an examination of the rights to ownership of former Aboriginal land in Australia, Peter B. English

Label
Land rights and birthrights (the great Australian hoax) : an examination of the rights to ownership of former Aboriginal land in Australia
Title
Land rights and birthrights (the great Australian hoax)
Title remainder
an examination of the rights to ownership of former Aboriginal land in Australia
Statement of responsibility
Peter B. English
Title variation
Land rights, birthrights
Creator
Subject
Summary
Criticizes use of Aboriginal identity as a means of gaining land rights; Traces constitutional, legislative and bureaucratic changes since 1967; References throughout to policies of Gordon Bryant, FCAATSI, NACC, DAA; Criticizes concept of Makarrata and Heritage Legislation
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1916-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
English, Peter B.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Aboriginal Consultative Committee
  • Bryant, Gordon
  • Australia
  • Federal Council for the Advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders
  • Australia.
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Land rights and birthrights (the great Australian hoax) : an examination of the rights to ownership of former Aboriginal land in Australia, Peter B. English
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes tables
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references
Contents
A need for reform -- "Do you aprove" -- A resounding "Yes" -- Misinterpretation -- Wrong foot forward -- A question of race -- And a question of rights -- No rights at all for some -- Blunders and bunkum -- land rights "Gone wrong" -- Apagata Australia's "Third race" -- In name only -- How "Sacred" is that "Scared Site" -- Confrontation a mean to an end -- Makarrata "Treaty" or "Travesty" -- The end or a beginning? -- Appendix
Control code
M0036151
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 332 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780949667359
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports.
Stock number
7436b
System control number
0060152
Label
Land rights and birthrights (the great Australian hoax) : an examination of the rights to ownership of former Aboriginal land in Australia, Peter B. English
Publication
Note
Includes tables
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references
Contents
A need for reform -- "Do you aprove" -- A resounding "Yes" -- Misinterpretation -- Wrong foot forward -- A question of race -- And a question of rights -- No rights at all for some -- Blunders and bunkum -- land rights "Gone wrong" -- Apagata Australia's "Third race" -- In name only -- How "Sacred" is that "Scared Site" -- Confrontation a mean to an end -- Makarrata "Treaty" or "Travesty" -- The end or a beginning? -- Appendix
Control code
M0036151
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 332 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • Copy 3 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9780949667359
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps, ports.
Stock number
7436b
System control number
0060152

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