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The Resource Pandora's box : the Council for Aboriginal Affairs 1967-1976, by Barrie Dexter ; edited by Gary Foley and Edwina Howell

Pandora's box : the Council for Aboriginal Affairs 1967-1976, by Barrie Dexter ; edited by Gary Foley and Edwina Howell

Label
Pandora's box : the Council for Aboriginal Affairs 1967-1976
Title
Pandora's box
Title remainder
the Council for Aboriginal Affairs 1967-1976
Statement of responsibility
by Barrie Dexter ; edited by Gary Foley and Edwina Howell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dexter, B. G.
Dewey number
305.89915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Foley, Gary
  • Howell, Edwina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gorton, John
  • Dexter, B. G.
  • Coombs, H. C.
  • McMahon, William
  • Nixon, Peter James
  • Perkins, Charles
  • Stanner, W. E. H.
  • Viner, Robert Ian
  • Wentworth, W. C.
  • Whitlam, Gough
  • Woodward, A. E.
  • Council for Aboriginal Affairs (Australia)
  • Australia
  • National Aboriginal Consultative Committee
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Pandora's box : the Council for Aboriginal Affairs 1967-1976, by Barrie Dexter ; edited by Gary Foley and Edwina Howell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-519) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Biographical introduction -- Map of communities -- Part 1: Bright promise - the Holt initiatives -- The formation of the Council and Office -- Dreadful beyond example -- Fooled with hope -- Part II - "Failed the bright promise" - the Gorton years -- Gorton era - cloud cuckoo-land -- Backlash -- The Council's advice distorted -- Frustrated initiatives -- Land rights II -- Land rights III - the Yirrkala writ -- Land rights IV, and regional studies -- A mixed bag -- The answer's a lemon -- Elections -- The second Gorton government -- Land rights V - National (?) versus - the Aboriginal interest - "Poor bugger me" -- Part III - The McMahon government -- A new beginning? ; In limbo -- A positive prime minister -- Land rights VI - The Gove judgement -- New minister: plus ça change -- Ministerial committee - land rights VII -- Confusion worse confounded - usurpation of the Council's role - bad faith budget -- Battle royal -- The battle continues -- Back from the edge of the abyss - land rights VIII -- The reaction - land rights IX -- Implementation? obstruction? - land rights X -- Violence -- Consultations? -- Non-speak with the Minister -- The Liberal-Country Party governments 1967-1972 - an assessment -- Part IV - Progress at last: the "Whitnard" Government 5 to 19 December 1972 -- Preparations - land rights XI -- The "Whitnard" government - land rights XII -- From "Whitnard" to the second Whitlam government -- Part V: Labor -- Cloud-cuckoo land revisited -- A real minister at last - Senator Cavanagh -- Progress despite assaults -- Self-determination -- Breaking Queensland's stranglehold? -- The Papua New Guinea border - land rights XIII -- Land rights XIV -- The Woodward Aboriginal Land Rights Commission - land rights XV -- Interrupted initiatives -- Part VI - The Fraser Government -- Cloud-Cuckoo Land revisited again! -- Government by deceit - the 1976-77 Budget -- Positive aspects - progress, but Queensland? -- Achievement: the Papua New Guinea border - land rights XVI -- Achievement - land rights XVII -- A revolution has occurred -- A fair deal for all -- Tables of ministers and public service heads -- Ministers - Aboriginal Affairs 1967-88 -- Public service heads - Aboriginal Affairs 1967-88 -- Appendices:
Control code
000054428077
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
527 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780992324117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)905087497
Label
Pandora's box : the Council for Aboriginal Affairs 1967-1976, by Barrie Dexter ; edited by Gary Foley and Edwina Howell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-519) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Biographical introduction -- Map of communities -- Part 1: Bright promise - the Holt initiatives -- The formation of the Council and Office -- Dreadful beyond example -- Fooled with hope -- Part II - "Failed the bright promise" - the Gorton years -- Gorton era - cloud cuckoo-land -- Backlash -- The Council's advice distorted -- Frustrated initiatives -- Land rights II -- Land rights III - the Yirrkala writ -- Land rights IV, and regional studies -- A mixed bag -- The answer's a lemon -- Elections -- The second Gorton government -- Land rights V - National (?) versus - the Aboriginal interest - "Poor bugger me" -- Part III - The McMahon government -- A new beginning? ; In limbo -- A positive prime minister -- Land rights VI - The Gove judgement -- New minister: plus ça change -- Ministerial committee - land rights VII -- Confusion worse confounded - usurpation of the Council's role - bad faith budget -- Battle royal -- The battle continues -- Back from the edge of the abyss - land rights VIII -- The reaction - land rights IX -- Implementation? obstruction? - land rights X -- Violence -- Consultations? -- Non-speak with the Minister -- The Liberal-Country Party governments 1967-1972 - an assessment -- Part IV - Progress at last: the "Whitnard" Government 5 to 19 December 1972 -- Preparations - land rights XI -- The "Whitnard" government - land rights XII -- From "Whitnard" to the second Whitlam government -- Part V: Labor -- Cloud-cuckoo land revisited -- A real minister at last - Senator Cavanagh -- Progress despite assaults -- Self-determination -- Breaking Queensland's stranglehold? -- The Papua New Guinea border - land rights XIII -- Land rights XIV -- The Woodward Aboriginal Land Rights Commission - land rights XV -- Interrupted initiatives -- Part VI - The Fraser Government -- Cloud-Cuckoo Land revisited again! -- Government by deceit - the 1976-77 Budget -- Positive aspects - progress, but Queensland? -- Achievement: the Papua New Guinea border - land rights XVI -- Achievement - land rights XVII -- A revolution has occurred -- A fair deal for all -- Tables of ministers and public service heads -- Ministers - Aboriginal Affairs 1967-88 -- Public service heads - Aboriginal Affairs 1967-88 -- Appendices:
Control code
000054428077
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
527 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9780992324117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)905087497

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