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Treaty talk : past, present and future, by Aileen Moreton-Robinson

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Treaty talk : past, present and future
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Treaty talk
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past, present and future
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by Aileen Moreton-Robinson
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eng
Summary
Analysis of Captain James Cook's taking possession of the Australian continent led the way to colonisation and the attitudes surrounding white sovereignity; describes the history of treatment of Aboriginal peoples by early Australian Governor's Phillip, King and Arthur; mentions possibility of a treaty between Indigenous Tasmanians and the government; discusses the call to sign a treaty or makarrata in the 1970s and early 1980s; explores the ideas presented by the Barunga statement and change of government language from treaty to reconciliation following the findings of the Royal Commission for Aboriginal Deaths in Custody; discusses challenges after the handing down of the Mabo decision; gives statement from Geoff Clarke, ATSIC Chairman, calling for a treaty; outlines differing views of history by Henry Reynolds and Keith Windshuttle; mentions HIgh Court decision reversing Terra Nullius; suggests possibiilities for future negotiations of a treaty between Aboriginal peoples and the government
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Moreton-Robinson, Aileen
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323.119915
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no index present
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non fiction
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University of Canberra
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The Ngunnawal lecture series
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  • Aboriginal Treaty Committee (Australia)
  • Native title (Australia)
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Torres Strait Islanders
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Treaty talk : past, present and future, by Aileen Moreton-Robinson
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Bibliography: p. 17-18
Control code
000023768159
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
18 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 1 donated by ATSIC Library; Copy 3 donated by Kaye Price
Label
Treaty talk : past, present and future, by Aileen Moreton-Robinson
Publication
Note
Cover title
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 17-18
Control code
000023768159
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
18 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 1 donated by ATSIC Library; Copy 3 donated by Kaye Price

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