The Resource The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia. By Warwick Anderson, Russell McGregor

The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia. By Warwick Anderson, Russell McGregor

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The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia. By Warwick Anderson
Title
The cultivation of whiteness
Title remainder
science, health and racial destiny in Australia. By Warwick Anderson
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Russell McGregor
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Language
eng
Summary
Book review; book deals with 'a study forging connections between issues ...[of] medicine and nationhood, hygiene and citizenship, whiteness and Aboriginality, the tropics and the slum'; A history of general medical ideas and practices in Australia in the 19th and early 20th centuries that focuses on medical scientists' interest in "whiteness" - the medical construction of white Australia; the contribution of medical science and public health to the understanding of racial identity; white adaptation to the environment; Aboriginality and "hybrid Aboriginals"; tropical medicine
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1955-
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McGregor, Russell
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia. By Warwick Anderson, Russell McGregor
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The cultivation of whiteness : science, health and racial destiny in Australia. By Warwick Anderson, Russell McGregor
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