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Aboriginal Town Camping, Institutional Practices and Local Politics

  • Author: Sanders, W. G.
  • Publisher: Longman Cheshire
  • Published: 1984

Aboriginal Town Camping, Institutional Practices and Local Politics

Marked improvement in carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in diabetic Australian Aborigines after temporary reversion to traditional lifestyle

  • Author: O'dea, Kerin
  • Published: 1984

The rationale for the present study was that temporarily reversing the urbanization process in diabetic Aborigines should improve all aspects of their carbohydrate and lipid metabolism that are linked to…

Zinc content of red and white blood cells in Aboriginal children

  • Authors: Cheek, D. B., Hay, H. J., Lattanzio, L., Ness, D., Ludwigsen, N., Spargo, R.
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
  • Published: 1984

Studies were carried out on erythrocyte, granulocyte and lymphocyte zinc content of aboriginal children at the La Grange settlement in the north-west area of the Kimberley. Forty-eight children, 34 boys…

Traditional and modern plant use among the Alyawara of central Australia

  • Authors: O’Connell, J., Latz, P., Barnett, P.
  • Publisher: Springer New York
  • Published: 1983

This is a descriptive summary of information on traditional and modern uses of native plants by Alyawara-speaking Australian Aborigines. It includes data on 157 species, 92 of which are used…

Infectious disease in Aboriginal infants and children in Western Australia

  • Authors: McNeilly, James, Cocchini, Claudio, Oliver, David, Gracey, Michael
  • Published: 1983

Over the decade from 1971 to 1980, there was a decline in Western Australia in the number of Aboriginal infants and children admitted to hospital with infections. The most marked…

Working with aborigines in remote areas

  • Authors: De Hoog, John, Sherwood, John
  • Publisher: Mount Lawley College
  • Published: 1983

Useful practical introduction to Aboriginal culture, designed to help workers in Aboriginal communities overcome problems due to cultural differences; looks at Aboriginal world view in such areas as religion, history,…

The nutritional composition of Australian aboriginal bushfoods. I.

  • Authors: Brand, JC., Rae, C., McDonnell, J., Lee, A., Cherikoff, V., Truswell, AS.
  • Published: 1983

The nutritional composition of Australian aboriginal bushfoods. I.

Mortality rates in 14 Queensland Aboriginal reserve communities

  • Authors: Trigger, David S., Anderson, Christopher, Uncoln, Robyn A., Matis, Carol E.
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
  • Published: 1983

Age-standardized comparisons of mortality rates from four causes in 14 Aboriginal reserves and communities in Queensland were examined. The 14 reserves were allocated to two groups within 10 socioenvironmental variables.…

The mabarn and the hospital: the selection of treatment in a remote Aboriginal community

  • Author: Tonkinson, Myrna
  • Publisher: University of Queensland Press
  • Published: 1982

The mabarn and the hospital: the selection of treatment in a remote Aboriginal community

Competitive interactions in the dietary preference of kangaroos and sheep, cattle and goats in inland Australia

  • Author: Squires, V. R.
  • Published: 1982

The trophic ecology of the large macropods (kangaroos and euros) is summarized. Introduction of livestock has generally favoured the build up of numbers of kangaroos in the arid zone. The…

Evaluation of preschool meals programmes on the nutritional health of Aboriginal children

  • Authors: Coyne, T., Dowling, M., Condon-Paoloni, D.
  • Published: 1980

One hundred and sixteen three to five year old Aboriginal children were included in an evaluation of the effect of preschool meals programmes on their nutritional health. Sixty-one children attending…

A Black Reality: Aboriginal camps and housing in remote Australia

  • Author: Heppell, Michael
  • Publisher: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
  • Published: 1979

A Black Reality: Aboriginal camps and housing in remote Australia

Influencing land use in pastoral Australia

  • Author: Young, Michael D.
  • Published: 1979

The impact of Australia’s land administration policies on arid land development and use is discussed with reference to the arid zone. Australia has made many mistakes in establishing methods of…

A matter of control: Aboriginal housing circumstances in remote communities and settlements

  • Author: Reser, Joseph
  • Publisher: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
  • Published: 1979

A matter of control: Aboriginal housing circumstances in remote communities and settlements

Epilogue: The Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Housing Panel

  • Author: Heppell, Michael
  • Publisher: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
  • Published: 1979

Epilogue: The Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Housing Panel

Introduction: Past and present approaches and future trends in Aboriginal housing

  • Author: Heppell, Michael
  • Publisher: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
  • Published: 1979

Introduction: Past and present approaches and future trends in Aboriginal housing

Room to move: Contemporary Alyawara settlement patterns and their implications for Aboriginal housing policy

  • Author: O'Connell, James F
  • Published: 1977

Room to move: Contemporary Alyawara settlement patterns and their implications for Aboriginal housing policy

The Salvado Memoirs : historical memoirs of Australia particularly of the Benedictine Mission of New Norcia and of the habits and customs of the Australian natives

  • Authors: Salvado, Dom Rosendo , Storman, E. J.
  • Publisher: University of Western Australia Press
  • Published: 1977

First published in Italian in 1851; account of first contact with Aborigines and abortive attempts to found missions; fighting among Aborigines; foundation of New Norcia; place of Aborigines among races…

The Remote Aborigines

  • Author: Rowley, Charles Dunford
  • Publisher: Australian National University Press
  • Published: 1971

This last book of Professor Rowley's trilogy on Aboriginal Policy and Practice deals with the situation of the 'full-blood' Aborigines in the centre and north of Australia. The author refers…

Prevalence of dental caries in Australian aboriginal children resident in Carnarvon, Western Australia

  • Authors: Kailis, DG, Silva, DG
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
  • Published: 1971

Prevalence of dental caries in Australian aboriginal children resident in Carnarvon, Western Australia

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