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Washout : on the academic response to the fabrication of Aboriginal history, John Dawson

Label
Washout : on the academic response to the fabrication of Aboriginal history
Title
Washout
Title remainder
on the academic response to the fabrication of Aboriginal history
Statement of responsibility
John Dawson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Critique of the essays in Robert Manne's "Whitewash: on Keith Windschuttle's fabrication of Aboriginal History"
Cataloging source
ANL
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1947-
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Dawson, John G.,
Dewey number
994.0049915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Manne, Robert
  • Windschuttle, Keith
  • Reynolds, Henry
  • Ryan, Lyndall
  • Blainey, Geoffrey
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Historiography
  • Historians
  • Australia
Label
Washout : on the academic response to the fabrication of Aboriginal history, John Dawson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "The latest front in the history wars" -- back cover
Contents
Foreword / Keith Winschuttle -- Introduction: On the origins of the Aboriginal history wars -- One: The catches: On Robert Manne's Introduction to Whitewash, and its first two essays "Fantasy Island" by James Boyce, and "The character of the nation" by Martin Krygier and Robert van Krieken -- Two: The fabrications: On "Terra Nullius reborn by Henry Reynolds -- Three: The rationalisations: On "re-inventing social evolution" by Shayne Breen; "History and the nation" by Marilyn Lake; and "Archaeology and history" by Tim Murray and Christine Williamson -- Four: the fictions: On "Who is the fabricator" by Lyndall Ryan -- Five: the chorus: On the "in particular" essays of "Whitewash" -- Six: the fallacies: On "Counting the cost of the "Nun's Picnic" by Mark Finnane; "Revisionism and denial" by Dirk Moses; and other fallacies; Seven: the fantasies: On "telling us true" by Greg Lehman, and other fantasies
Control code
000026361639
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 260 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781876492120
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Washout : on the academic response to the fabrication of Aboriginal history, John Dawson
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "The latest front in the history wars" -- back cover
Contents
Foreword / Keith Winschuttle -- Introduction: On the origins of the Aboriginal history wars -- One: The catches: On Robert Manne's Introduction to Whitewash, and its first two essays "Fantasy Island" by James Boyce, and "The character of the nation" by Martin Krygier and Robert van Krieken -- Two: The fabrications: On "Terra Nullius reborn by Henry Reynolds -- Three: The rationalisations: On "re-inventing social evolution" by Shayne Breen; "History and the nation" by Marilyn Lake; and "Archaeology and history" by Tim Murray and Christine Williamson -- Four: the fictions: On "Who is the fabricator" by Lyndall Ryan -- Five: the chorus: On the "in particular" essays of "Whitewash" -- Six: the fallacies: On "Counting the cost of the "Nun's Picnic" by Mark Finnane; "Revisionism and denial" by Dirk Moses; and other fallacies; Seven: the fantasies: On "telling us true" by Greg Lehman, and other fantasies
Control code
000026361639
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 260 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781876492120
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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