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The Resource Mura solwata kosker : We saltwater women, Ellie Gaffney

Mura solwata kosker : We saltwater women, Ellie Gaffney

Label
Mura solwata kosker : We saltwater women
Title
Mura solwata kosker
Title remainder
We saltwater women
Statement of responsibility
Ellie Gaffney
Title variation
We saltwater women
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biographical descriptions of Ellie Gaffney's role in the struggle for Indigenous women's rights in the Torres Strait Islands and the establishment of a women's shelter 'Mura Kosker Sorority', including her stories of participation in the struggle for equal Aboriginal rights in the 1960s, land rights in the 1970s, separate recognition of Torres Strait Islanders in the 1980s and health equity for Indigenous people; Joe McGinness; social welfare; health and women's issues; health services in the Torres Strait; child care; women's mental health
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
ANL
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1932-2007
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaffney, Ellie
Dewey number
920.00929912
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gaffney, Ellie
  • McGinness, Joe
  • Mura Kosker Sorority
  • Women, Torres Strait Islander
  • Nurses
  • Indigenous women
  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Torres Strait Islanders
Label
Mura solwata kosker : We saltwater women, Ellie Gaffney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000041044922
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2 & 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780977574209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration, map, portraits
Label
Mura solwata kosker : We saltwater women, Ellie Gaffney
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000041044922
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copies 2 & 3 received from Lindsay Cleland
Isbn
9780977574209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustration, map, portraits

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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