The Resource The silence of the tongues, the clamour for souls : loss of language under a colonial administration : comparative study of the loss of the indigenous language in Ireland and the Aboriginal language in Australia, with reference to the Irish Order of the Sisters of Mercy / Marilyn Josephine Kelly

The silence of the tongues, the clamour for souls : loss of language under a colonial administration : comparative study of the loss of the indigenous language in Ireland and the Aboriginal language in Australia, with reference to the Irish Order of the Sisters of Mercy / Marilyn Josephine Kelly

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The silence of the tongues, the clamour for souls : loss of language under a colonial administration : comparative study of the loss of the indigenous language in Ireland and the Aboriginal language in Australia, with reference to the Irish Order of the Sisters of Mercy / Marilyn Josephine Kelly
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The silence of the tongues, the clamour for souls : loss of language under a colonial administration : comparative study of the loss of the indigenous language in Ireland and the Aboriginal language in Australia, with reference to the Irish Order of the Sisters of Mercy / Marilyn Josephine Kelly
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Compares loss of Irish language through migration of Irish speakers during Great Famine to English-speaking countries , with loss of Aboriginal language speakers through disease and violence, establishment of missions and removal of children to dormitory system under Protection Acts; in both cases doctrine of English language superiority and education in British culture to maintain a lower class in society; children used as tools in colonisation; discusses attempts by Sisters of Mercy to establish Native Girls School in Perth
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The silence of the tongues, the clamour for souls : loss of language under a colonial administration : comparative study of the loss of the indigenous language in Ireland and the Aboriginal language in Australia, with reference to the Irish Order of the Sisters of Mercy / Marilyn Josephine Kelly
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  • Typescript; Thesis (M.Ph.Irish Stud.) - University College Galway, Ireland, 1993; Includes bibliographical references and bibliography; leaf 70-86
  • An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
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M0015065
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86 leaves
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Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0012918
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The silence of the tongues, the clamour for souls : loss of language under a colonial administration : comparative study of the loss of the indigenous language in Ireland and the Aboriginal language in Australia, with reference to the Irish Order of the Sisters of Mercy / Marilyn Josephine Kelly
Publication
Note
  • Typescript; Thesis (M.Ph.Irish Stud.) - University College Galway, Ireland, 1993; Includes bibliographical references and bibliography; leaf 70-86
  • An index of selected names from this item is available. To access these names contact the AIATSIS Family History Unit
Control code
M0015065
Extent
86 leaves
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0012918

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