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Land Rights and social justice

  • Author: Dodson, Michael
  • Publisher: University of Queensland Press
  • Published: 1997

Influential indigenous leaders provide analyses and reveal their passions for their people and land, and for the Australia we all want to call home. The book is inspired by the…

Policy Alchemy and the Magical Transformation of Aboriginal Society

  • Author: Martin, David F.
  • Publisher: ANU ePress
  • Published: 2011

This chapter focuses on an issue to which Nicolas Peterson has directed our attention for nearly two decades (for example, Peterson 1991, 1998, 2005; Peterson and Taylor 2003): that many…

Taking centre stage: Aboriginal strategies for redressing marginalisation

  • Authors: Davies, J., Young, E.
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Published: 1996

This paper covers issues such as: a) Marginalisaton b) Discussion on the Native Title Act 1993 c) national identity d) Northern Territory - mining situation e) Discussion about the Irrwanyere…

Designing and Selecting Samples: Qualitative research in practice

  • Authors: Ritchie, J., Lewis, J. , Elam, G.
  • Publisher: Sage
  • Published: 2002

refer May, T. 2002 'Qualitative Research in Action'

Moving towards joint management in New South Wales

  • Author: Feary, S.
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Published: 2001

The chapter presents a perspective on Aboriginal ownership of national parks in NSW. It uses Jervis Bay as a case study to examine some of the issues that have arisen…

Aboriginal population mobility and service provision : a framework for analysis

  • Author: Elspeth Young
  • Publisher: Oceania Publications
  • Published: 1990

Contemporary Walpiri/Anmatyerre mobility; argues that static population estimates within regional delineations should be supplemented by understanding of types and reasons for population movement.

Promoting engagement and success at university through strengthening the online learning experiences of Indigenous students living and studying in remote communities

  • Authors: Wilks, Judith, Wilson, Katie, Kinnane, Stephen
  • Publisher: Springer Singapore
  • Published: 2017

This chapter extends the findings of a four-year investigation (2012–2015) into the processes, the data, the issues, the enablers and constraints, the opportunities and the successes associated with the transition…

Fire regimes and cology of arid Australia

  • Authors: van Etten, Eddie J. B., Burrows, Neil D.
  • Publisher: Springer International Publishing
  • Published: 2018

Although fire is a widespread phenomenon and major ecosystem disturbance at the global scale, fire is a relatively rare event in much of the arid lands as rainfall and productivity…

Understanding the context: The case of Central Australian Aboriginal health

  • Author: Tsey, Komla
  • Publisher: Springer International Publishing
  • Published: 2019

Research does not occur in a vacuum. It is important to develop an intellectual understanding of the social context of your research. Social researchers must listen to opinion leaders and…

Demography is destiny-except in the Northern Territory

  • Author: Taylor, J.
  • Publisher: Arena Publications
  • Published: 2007

Demography is destiny-except in the Northern Territory

The pulsating heart: large scale cultural and demographic processes in Aboriginal Australia

  • Author: Peter Sutton
  • Publisher: Oceania Publications
  • Published: 1990

The pulsating heart: large scale cultural and demographic processes in Aboriginal Australia

The View from the Poststructural Margins: Epistemology and Methodology reconsidered

  • Author: Strega, Susan
  • Publisher: Canadian Scholars' Press
  • Published: 2005

The View from the Poststructural Margins: Epistemology and Methodology reconsidered

The risk/reward trade-off that is shrinking the population of rural Australia

  • Author: Shepherd, C.
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Published: 2003

Part 1. Populate and prosper: understanding the connections between economics, business and population in Australia Part 2. How many footprints on the wide brown land? The environmental dimensions of population…

Technacy Education: Understanding Cross-cultural Technological Praxis

  • Author: Seemann, K
  • Publisher: Springer
  • Published: 2009

This chapter aims to examine technology studies which are both highly visible but rarely valued in almost every national curriculum. The first section of the chapter offers case studies of…

Indigenous People and Vocational Education and Training

  • Author: Schwab, R.G.
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Published: 2010

The vast majority of Indigenous peoples in the world today remain committed to their languages, their cultures, and their futures as distinct peoples. Many struggle for recognition and for equity…

Managing the Transition from Coach to Car Based Markets: the search for commercial value in Australia’s Flinders Ranges

  • Author: Schmallegger, D
  • Publisher: Routledge Publishing
  • Published: 2011

Managing the Transition from Coach to Car Based Markets: the search for commercial value in Australia’s Flinders Ranges

Going remote: Narratives of learning on an Indigenous professional experience placement

  • Authors: Rennie, Jennifer, Prowd, Cordelia, Harrison, Ryan, Davies, Tanya, Newton, Teanau
  • Publisher: Springer Singapore
  • Published: 2018

A lack of specialist knowledge and skills in teachers, as well as high levels of teacher turnover has contributed to the reported poor educational outcomes of Indigenous students in remote…

Indigenous birthing in remote locations: Grandmothers’ Law and government medicine

  • Author: Ramsay, N
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Published: 2014

Indigenous birthing in remote locations: Grandmothers’ Law and government medicine

The resilience strategies of individuals

  • Authors: Noble, Keith, Dennis, Tania, Larkins, Sarah
  • Publisher: Springer Singapore
  • Published: 2019

In any human endeavour, there are individuals who stand out. Whether through financial success, personality, remarkable actions or even notoriety, these are names which come up regularly in conversation. Agriculture…

Why and how to consider the resilience of individuals?

  • Authors: Noble, Keith, Dennis, Tania, Larkins, Sarah
  • Publisher: Springer Singapore
  • Published: 2019

Any property that conveys resilience to a specific farm at a specific point in time might well be irrelevant at a later point in time when both the farm and…

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