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Socio-economic conditions in the Torres Strait : a survey of four reserve islands, Helen Duncan

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Socio-economic conditions in the Torres Strait : a survey of four reserve islands
Title
Socio-economic conditions in the Torres Strait
Title remainder
a survey of four reserve islands
Statement of responsibility
Helen Duncan
Creator
Subject
Summary
Survey study of Yorke, Badu, Saibai and Murray Islands; Chap.1 - Geographical description of the area, background to study; Chap. 2 - Population by age, sex material status; household size, education, health, housing, clothing, entertainment; occupations, wages,Social Service benefits, work conditions; discusses Pearls Pty Ltd and Applied Ecology Pty Ltd turtle farming project, Government subsidy; categories of expenditure including black market alcohol and income; subsistence activities & resources, available labour input units and hours worked, production volume and value; reasons for & extent of migration; development prospects; impact of population distribution, migration, income aspirations, case of inter island transport, political consideration; questionnaire at end
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Duncan, Helen
Series statement
The Torres Strait Islanders
Series volume
no.1
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  • Torres Strait Islanders
  • Torres Strait Islands (Qld.)
  • Torres Strait Islands (Qld.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Socio-economic conditions in the Torres Strait : a survey of four reserve islands, Helen Duncan
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Background information -- Population -- Some aspects of the standard of living -- Cash employment and income -- Expenditure and savings -- Subsistence activity -- Movement of people and goods -- Development prospects
Control code
M0060552
Dimensions
29cm.
Extent
xi, 128 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 received from ATSIC library
Other physical details
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Stock number
12244
System control number
0085125
Label
Socio-economic conditions in the Torres Strait : a survey of four reserve islands, Helen Duncan
Publication
Contents
Background information -- Population -- Some aspects of the standard of living -- Cash employment and income -- Expenditure and savings -- Subsistence activity -- Movement of people and goods -- Development prospects
Control code
M0060552
Dimensions
29cm.
Extent
xi, 128 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 received from ATSIC library
Other physical details
map
Stock number
12244
System control number
0085125

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