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Telling our stories in ways that make us stronger

  • Authors: Wingard, B., Lester, J.
  • Publisher: Dulwich Centre Publications
  • Published: 2001

The lives and stories of two Indigenous women offering practical ideas in relation to a wide range of issues facing Indigenous Australian families; colonisation; culturally appropriate ways to grieve, to…

Working on country: Contemporary indigenous management of Australia's lands and coastal regions

  • Authors: Baker, R., Davies, J., Young, E.
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Published: 2001

The text offers a comprehensive account of indigenous land and water management in Australia, with an emphasis on practical outcomes to manage the country for a sustainable future. It is…

Social assessment in natural resource management institutions

  • Authors: Dale, Allan, Taylor, Nick, Lane, Marcus
  • Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
  • Published: 2001

Part I. Introduction to social assessment in natural resource institutions: [1]. Social assessment in natural resource management: promise, potentiality and practice Part II. Institutionalising social assessment in the global context:…

Environment, Society and Natural Resource Management: Theoretical Perspectives From Australasia and the Americas

  • Authors: Lawrence, G., Higgins, V., Lockie, S.
  • Publisher: Edward Elgar
  • Published: 2001

Environment, Society and Natural Resource Management: Theoretical Perspectives From Australasia and the Americas

Case studies in increasing the adoption of sustainable resource management practices

  • Authors: Shulman, Art. D., Price, Richard. J.
  • Publisher: Land and Water Resources Research and Development Corporation
  • Published: 2000

There is increasing recognition that the Australian rural sector needs to develop and implement sustainable agricultural practices. However, there are debates over what these practices might be, and how best…

Settlement: A History of Australian Indigenous Housing

  • Author: Read, P.
  • Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
  • Published: 2000

This book traces the history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander housing from the multiplicity of shelters used in pre-invasion times to the extraordinary cottages built by Victorian missionaries, through…

Oxford Companion to Aboriginal Art and Culture

  • Authors: Kleinert, Sylvia, Neale, Margo
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Published: 2000

The most comprehensive and important work of its kind. The book covers everything from documented archaeological traditions and art styles, through to the development of the remarkably diverse contemporary Aboriginal…

The Struggle for Aboriginal Rights: A documentary history

  • Authors: Attwood, B, Markus, A.
  • Publisher: Allen & Unwin
  • Published: 1999

This text tells the history of the political struggle for Aboriginal rights throughout Australia through a selection of historical documents created by Aboriginal campaigners. Using the words of native activists…

Indigenous community-based education

  • Author: May, S.
  • Publisher: Multilingual Matters
  • Published: 1999

refer also Corson, 1998

Perspectives on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education

  • Author: Partington, G
  • Publisher: Social Science Press
  • Published: 1998

Perspectives on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education

Citizenship and Indigenous Australians: Changing conceptions and possibilities

  • Authors: Peterson, N., Sanders, W.
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Published: 1998

This book examines the history of indigenous peoples' citizenship status and asks: is it possible for indigenous Australians to be members of a common society on equal terms with others?…

Indigenous Education and the Social Capital: Influences on the Performance of Indigenous Tertiary Students

  • Authors: Walker, Roz, Elliot, Daphne, Seymour , Katherine, Worby, Gus
  • Publisher: Black Swan Press
  • Published: 1998

This publication is a result of a two-day National Conference at the University of South Australia, 18-19 June 1998. This conference was sponsored by the Australian Federation of University Women…

Our land is our life : land rights : past, present and future

  • Author: Galarrwuy Yunupingu
  • Publisher: University of Queensland Press
  • Published: 1997

Contents: Preface / William Deane Preface / Gatjl Djerrkura Introduction / Galarrwuy Yunupingu 1. From the Bark Petition to Native Title / Galarrwuy Yunupingu 2. Taking Stock of Land Rights…

Aboriginal spirituality : past, present, future

  • Author: Anne Pattel-Gray
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Religious
  • Published: 1996

Aboriginal Spirituality is a unique, multi-authored collection of essays in which Australian Aboriginal People explore their Spirituality, particularly in relation to Christianity.

Encyclopedia of Aboriginal Australia

  • Author: David Horton
  • Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
  • Published: 1994

This work contains the life stories and photographs of many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who have made contributions to their people and their country.

Hunter-gather demography: Past and present

  • Authors: Meehan, B., White, N.
  • Publisher: Oceania Publications
  • Published: 1990

Compilation of fifteen papers presented at the Fifth International Conference on Hunting and Gathering Societies held in Darwin (1988); palaeodemography and contemporary population size and distribution.

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…

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