The Resource The politics of need interpretation : why and how did the deaths of Aboriginals in custody become an issue in the mid -1980s / by Susan McDonald

The politics of need interpretation : why and how did the deaths of Aboriginals in custody become an issue in the mid -1980s / by Susan McDonald

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The politics of need interpretation : why and how did the deaths of Aboriginals in custody become an issue in the mid -1980s / by Susan McDonald
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The politics of need interpretation : why and how did the deaths of Aboriginals in custody become an issue in the mid -1980s / by Susan McDonald
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Examines political and historical background from 1950s onwards; outlines how the Committee to Defend Black Rights was able to politicise the issue of Aboriginal deaths in custody, and the role of other organisations such as the National Aboriginal and Islander Legal Service; discusses establishment of Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody in 1987 and its expansion in 1988, including establishment of Aboriginal Issues Units and how the terms of reference were expanded; discusses recommendations, particularly reconciliation
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McDonald, Susan
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Thesis (B.A.Hons.) - Australian National University, A.C.T. , 1991; Bibliography; leaves 93-98; Photocopy
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The politics of need interpretation : why and how did the deaths of Aboriginals in custody become an issue in the mid -1980s / by Susan McDonald
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M0011179
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98 leaves
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Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0008973
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The politics of need interpretation : why and how did the deaths of Aboriginals in custody become an issue in the mid -1980s / by Susan McDonald
Publication
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M0011179
Extent
98 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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0008973

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