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Chapter 4: Key stakeholder perceptions of feral camels: A conservation manager survey

  • Authors: Zeng, B, Edwards, GP
  • Publisher: Desert Knowledge CRC
  • Published: 2008

Through a questionnaire survey, we assessed the perspectives about feral camels and their management of people involved in managing conservation lands. The survey was designed to gauge: understanding about the…

Landscape-scale fire research in northern Australia

  • Authors: Williams, R.J., Barrett, D., Cook, G.D., Gill, A.M., Hutley, L., Liedloff, A., Myers, B., Woinarski, J.C.Z.
  • Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
  • Published: 2009

Landscape-scale fire research in northern Australia

Future Australian climate scenarios

  • Author: Whetton, Penny
  • Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
  • Published: 2011

Climate change is the greatest ecological, economic, and social challenge of our time. Climate change research over many years shows links between human activities and warming of the atmosphere and…

Bridging the Educational Gap: Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Beliefs, Attitudes and Practices in a Remote Australian School

  • Authors: Warren, Elizabeth, Cooper, Tom J., Baturo, Annette R.
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Published: 2009

Indigenous education remains of grave concern within Australian society (Fitzgerald, 2002). Systems are currently making limited educational impact in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities (Department of Education, Training and…

Introduction: New world demography

  • Authors: Taylor, J., Bell, M.
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Published: 2004

Introduction: New world demography

Indigenous Innovation: New Dialogues, New Pathways

  • Author: Antony Taubman
  • Publisher: ANU E Press
  • Published: 2012

Trade, intellectual property and indigenous knowledge systems — the value systems, the cultural contexts, the very world views that these three simple terms can evoke are often assumed to be…

Chapter 1: Defining what we mean

  • Authors: Saggers, S., Gray, D.
  • Publisher: Allen & Unwin
  • Published: 2007

Chapter 1: Defining what we mean

Sustainable balance: a Yolngu framework for cross-cultural collaborative management

  • Authors: Robinson, C., Nanikiya, M.
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Published: 2001

This chapter claims that collaboative management based on the theory and practice of recognising indigenous local authority for resource management decision making, offers a valuable mechanism by which conventional geographical…

Setting Up Sociological Research

  • Author: Payne, Geoff
  • Publisher: Sage Publications
  • Published: 2011

Setting Up Sociological Research

The demographic basis of human evolution in southeastern Australia

  • Author: Colin Pardoe
  • Publisher: Oceania Publications
  • Published: 1990

Separation in population size and density, social structure, morbidity, mortality and gene flow in Aboriginal people along the Murray River from those of the hinterland; process of exclusivity in social…

Saibai

  • Author: Howie-Willis, I.
  • Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
  • Published: 1994

Saibai

Sustainable Aboriginal livelihoods and the Pilbara mining boom

  • Author: Holcombe, S
  • Publisher: ANU ePress
  • Published: 2010

Recently referred to as ‘recreational lifestyles’ (Johns 2009:22), the various socioeconomic choices that some Aboriginal people make, in remote areas especially, are often contrasted with how these same people should…

Patenting the Kakadu Plum and the Marjarla Tree: Biodiscovery, Intellectual Property and Indigenous Knowledge

  • Authors: Holcombe, S, Janke, T
  • Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Published: 2012

The Australian government’s 2009 endorsement of the ‘Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples’ brings a renewed recognition and focus on Indigenous knowledge ownership in the area of Indigenous cultural…

Rio Tinto's agreement making in Australia in a context of globalisation

  • Author: Harvey, Bruce
  • Publisher: Melbourne University Press
  • Published: 2004

Rio Tinto's agreement making in Australia in a context of globalisation

Long-Distance Commuting in Australia.

  • Author: Haslam McKenzie, F.M.
  • Publisher: Springer
  • Published: 2016

This book addresses the socio-economic impacts of rapid economic development due to a global mining boom. It reviews the efforts taken by communities, governments and companies in Australia to deliver…

Becoming a culturally competent teacher: beginning the journey

  • Authors: Gower, G, Byrne, M
  • Publisher: University of Western Australia Press
  • Published: 2012

A good education is essential for making a successful life in the modern world. This book argues that Australia's Indigenous students are not being well served by the education systems.…

Residential densities, group sizes and social stress in Australian Aboriginal settlements

  • Author: Roland Fletcher
  • Publisher: Oceania Publications
  • Published: 1990

Argues that while mobile communities conform to the general pattern of decreaased residential density with increased community size, specific groupscan exhibit varying density/size patterns through time; problem of ethno-archaeological analogy…

Chapter 5 - Using fire to manage savanna

  • Authors: Rodd Dyer, Jeremy Russell-Smith, Tony Grice, Tim McGuffog, Peter Cooke, Dean Yibarbuk
  • Publisher: Tropical Savannas CRC
  • Published: 2001

Every year thousands of square kilometres of grasslands in northern Australia go up in flames and smoke. Is it wanton destruction or part of the natural ecosystem of tropical savannas?…

Can Information Communication Technological Tools be Used to Suit Aboriginal Learning Pedagogies?

  • Author: Donovan, M
  • Publisher: IDEA Group Publishing
  • Published: 2007

Can Information Communication Technological Tools be Used to Suit Aboriginal Learning Pedagogies?

A bilingial education policy issue: Biliteracy versus English-only literacy

  • Author: Devlin, B
  • Publisher: ACER Press
  • Published: 2011

Within Australia's education revolution lies another, quieter revolution that attempts to raise the profile and status, and improve the learning outcomes, of Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples: children,…

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