Search here for evidence-based reports and resources about remote Australia

Remote Australia is a vast and complex area. To create opportunity, foster social inclusion and drive economic development in this region, you need a comprehensive knowledge base to drive change.

Remote Australia Online is exactly that. It’s an online platform that delivers authoritative research on topics that impact this region and its people, including education and its pathways, policy, business, social and cultural welfare, infrastructure, communication and natural resource management.

Remote Australia Online is for those who want to delve deeper into the complexities of remote Australia: its intricate and interconnected networks, the geographical, social, cultural and environmental influences, its opportunities, challenges, and to understand just what makes this unique region tick.

152 Results

McCulloch's Contemporary Aboriginal Art: the Complete Guide

  • Authors: McCulloch, Susan, McCulloch-Childs, Emily
  • Publisher: McCulloch and McCulloch Australian Art Books
  • Published: 2008

A lavishly illustrated survey of Aboriginal art and the regions it is produced around Australia including Central and Western Deserts; The Kimberley and West; Top End and Arnhem Land; Queensland;…

Arlathirnda Ngurkarnda Ityirnda: Being-Knowing-Doing, De-colonising Indigenous Tertiary Education

  • Author: Arbon, V
  • Publisher: Post Press
  • Published: 2008

The author delineates and elaborates on the dialects of a coloniser colonised interaction in tertiary education in a way that expands our understanding and opens many new questions and avenues…

In-depth Interviewing: Principles, Techniques, Analysis

  • Authors: Minichiello, V. , Aroni, R., Timewell, E. , Alexander, L.
  • Publisher: Pearson Education Australia
  • Published: 2008

Provides students, researchers and practitioners with a thorough exposition of the value of using in-depth interviewing in qualitative research. Examples of research are used across the disciplines to show its…

Yuendumu everyday: Contemporary life in remote Aboriginal Australia

  • Author: Musharbash, Y.
  • Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
  • Published: 2008

the personal. She invites readers to ponder the questions raised by the book, not just at an

Holding Men: Kanyirninpa and the health of Aboriginal men

  • Author: McCoy, B
  • Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
  • Published: 2008

This is an easily readable book that explores how Indigenous men understand their lives, their

Accelerating the literacy development of indigenous students : the National Accelerated Literacy Program (NALP)

  • Author: Gray, B. N.
  • Publisher: Charles Darwin University Press
  • Published: 2007

The National Accelerated Literacy Program (NALP) is an ambitious initiative that aims to develop the sustainable implementation of a successful and broadly based approach to achieving high level literacy outcomes…

Social work with Indigenous communities

  • Author: Briskman, L
  • Publisher: The Federation Press
  • Published: 2007

. This book shows social workers how they can develop their skills in this area and excel in providing services with the best fit for Indigenous communities.

A review of Indigenous employment programs

  • Authors: Dockery, Alfred Micheal, Milsom, Nicola
  • Publisher: National Centre of Vocational Education Research, Australian Government
  • Published: 2007

This report critically reviews evaluations of the major post-1985 labour market assistance measures for Indigenous Australians, with a view to helping shape future policy in addressing Indigenous disadvantage. - In…

Disciplining the savages, savaging the disciplines

  • Author: Nakata, M
  • Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
  • Published: 2007

Disciplining the Savages: Savaging the Discipline' provides an alternative reading for those struggling at the contradictory and ambiguous intersections of academia and Indigenous experience. In doing so, it moves beyond…

Beyond Humbug: Transforming government engagement with Indigenous Australia

  • Authors: Dillon, M, Westbury, N
  • Publisher: Seaview Press
  • Published: 2007

Analyses the underpinnings of government policy failure extending from the demography of remote Australia, land tenure and native title, to program implementation challenges and the institutional underpinnings of Indigenous disadvantage.…

Ingerrekenhe Antirrkweme: Mobile Phone Use Among Low Income Aboriginal People, A Central Australian Snapshot,

  • Authors: Tangentyere Council Research Hub, Central Land Council
  • Publisher: Tangentyere Council, Central Land Council
  • Published: 2007

This report indicates that Aboriginal people in central Australia with limited access to fixed telecommunication services are turning to mobile phones as a way of accessing basic telecommunications services. Background:…

Another Country

  • Author: Rothwell, Nicolas
  • Publisher: Black Inc.
  • Published: 2007

Central Australia. This book tells the story of desert journeys and encounters with mystics and artists

Adnyamathanha and beyond - useful plants of an ancient land

  • Author: Bonney, N.
  • Publisher: Australian Plants Society
  • Published: 2006

, medicine, craft and hardware supplies for thousands of years. This book is complete with botanical

Crazy paving or stepping stones? Learning pathways within and between vocational education and training and higher education

  • Authors: Harris, Roger, Rainey, Linda, Summer, Robert
  • Publisher: NCVER
  • Published: 2006

Patterns of pathways between and within vocational education and training (VET) and higher education are examined in this study. It compares the notion of straightforward pathways with what is actually…

Mixed Messages: Cross-cultural management in Aboriginal community controlled health services

  • Authors: Howard, Damian, Lines, David
  • Publisher: Phoenix Consulting
  • Published: 2006

Practically highlights 'culture' from many different aspects including traditional and contemporary, professional and institutional. It is extremely useful as a resource on effective communication and raises some of the challenges…

Designing Qualitative Research

  • Authors: Marshall, C., Rossman, G.
  • Publisher: Sage
  • Published: 2006

The Fourth Edition of Designing Qualitative Research once again provides pragmatic guidance for developing and successfully defending proposals for qualitative inquiry. With expanded coverage of ethics, analysis processes, and approaches,…

Governing Rural Development: Discourses and practices of self-help in Australian rural policy

  • Author: Cheshire, L.
  • Publisher: Ashgate
  • Published: 2006

By examining the policies of Australia and other Western nations, this book provides a critical

Race and Ethnicity: Culture, Identity and Representation

  • Author: Spencer, S.
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Published: 2006

Marxist views to post-colonialism, this book investigates the attendant debates, issues and analyses

Agriculture and Resource Policy: Principles and Practice

  • Author: Godden, D.
  • Publisher: Sydney University Press
  • Published: 2006

Agriculture and Resource Policy: Principles and Practice

Policing the Rural Crisis

  • Authors: Hogg, Russell, Carrington, Kerry
  • Publisher: Federation Press
  • Published: 2006

neglected, invisible or excluded aspects of country life. This book brings a fresh approach to the study

1 ... 2 3 4 5 6 ... 8