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The Resource Savage imaginings : historical and contemporary constructions of Australian Aboriginalities, Lynette Russell

Savage imaginings : historical and contemporary constructions of Australian Aboriginalities, Lynette Russell

Label
Savage imaginings : historical and contemporary constructions of Australian Aboriginalities
Title
Savage imaginings
Title remainder
historical and contemporary constructions of Australian Aboriginalities
Statement of responsibility
Lynette Russell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Exposition and analysis of the dominant discourses used to describe Aboriginal history and subjectivity; argues that the discussions reflect images of antiquity and uniformity; examination of the iconography of the ceremonies at the Sydney Olympics 2000, the magazine Walkabout and national and international museum displays; depictions of contemporary Aboriginal corporate identity through letterheads (Koorie Heritage Trust, Kari Kari Aboriginal Corporation, Tasmanian Aboriginal Land Council) and publications - ethnonationalism; use of and disputes over archaeological material and evidence for antiquity (La Trobe / TALC dispute)
Cataloging source
NSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell, Lynette W
Dewey number
305.89915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Savage imaginings : historical and contemporary constructions of Australian Aboriginalities, Lynette Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 115-129
Control code
000023352349
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 134 p., [15] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from ATSIC library
Isbn
9781875606931
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Savage imaginings : historical and contemporary constructions of Australian Aboriginalities, Lynette Russell
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 115-129
Control code
000023352349
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 134 p., [15] p. of plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from ATSIC library
Isbn
9781875606931
Other physical details
ill., ports.

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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