Where the Ancestors Walked Australia as an Aboriginal Landscape


Where the Ancestors Walked Australia as an Aboriginal Landscape

Philip Clarke, "Where the Ancestors Walked: Australia as an Aboriginal Landscape"
2004 | pages: 296 | ISBN: 1741140706 | PDF | 1,5 mb

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An Act of Genocide: Colonialism and the Sterilization of Aboriginal Women

An Act of Genocide: Colonialism and the Sterilization of Aboriginal Women

An Act of Genocide: Colonialism and the Sterilization of Aboriginal Women by Karen Stote
English | April 15th, 2015 | ISBN: 1552667324 | 228 pages | EPUB | 1.14 MB
During the 1900s eugenics gained favour as a means of controlling the birth rate among “undesirable” populations in Canada. Though many people were targeted, the coercive sterilization of one group has gone largely unnoticed. An Act of Genocide unpacks long-buried archival evidence to begin documenting the forced sterilization of Aboriginal women in Canada.
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Engaging Indigenous Economy Debating diverse approaches (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) Monograph)


Engaging Indigenous Economy Debating diverse approaches (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) Monograph)

Engaging Indigenous Economy: Debating diverse approaches (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) Monograph) (Volume 35) by Will Sanders
English | Apr. 20, 2016 | ISBN: 1760460036 | 328 Pages | PDF | 9 MB
The engagement of Indigenous Australians in economic activity is a matter of long-standing public concern and debate. Jon Altman has been intellectually engaged with Indigenous economic activity for almost 40 years, most prominently through his elaboration of the concept of the hybrid economy, and most recently through his sustained and trenchant critique of policy.

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Settler Colonial Governance in Nineteenth-Century Victoria (Aboriginal History Monographs)

Settler Colonial Governance in Nineteenth-Century Victoria (Aboriginal History Monographs)

Settler Colonial Governance in Nineteenth-Century Victoria (Aboriginal History Monographs) by Leigh Boucher
English | Apr. 29, 2015 | ISBN: 192502234X | 234 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
This collection represents a serious re-examination of existing work on the Aboriginal history of nineteenth-century Victoria, deploying the insights of postcolonial thought to wrench open the inner workings of territorial expropriation and its historically tenacious variability. Colonial historians have frequently asserted that the management and control of Aboriginal people in colonial Victoria was historically exceptional; by the end of the century, colonies across mainland Australia looked to Victoria as a ‘model' for how to manage the problem of Aboriginal survival.
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Aboriginal Music in Contemporary Canada Echoes and Exchanges


Aboriginal Music in Contemporary Canada Echoes and Exchanges

Aboriginal Music in Contemporary Canada: Echoes and Exchanges by Anna Hoefnagels and Beverley Diamond
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0773539514 | 520 pages | PDF | 39,2 MB

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Indigenous Data Sovereignty Toward an agenda (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR)) (Volume 38)


Indigenous Data Sovereignty Toward an agenda (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR)) (Volume 38)

Indigenous Data Sovereignty: Toward an agenda (Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR)) (Volume 38) by Tahu Kukutai
English | Nov. 14, 2016 | ISBN: 1760460303 | 344 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
As the global data revolution' accelerates, how can the data rights and interests of indigenous peoples be secured? Premised on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, this book argues that indigenous peoples have inherent and inalienable rights relating to the collection, ownership and application of data about them, and about their lifeways and territories.

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Indigenous Children Growing Up Strong: A Longitudinal Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Families

Indigenous Children Growing Up Strong: A Longitudinal Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Families

Indigenous Children Growing Up Strong: A Longitudinal Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Families by Maggie Walter
English | 17 Jun. 2017 | ISBN: 1137534346 | 364 Pages | PDF | 4.29 MB
This edited collection by leading Australian Aboriginal scholars uses data from the Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children (LSIC) to explore how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are growing up in contemporary Australia.
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Hidden in Plain Sight: Contributions of Aboriginal Peoples to Canadian Identity and Culture, Volume II

Hidden in Plain Sight: Contributions of Aboriginal Peoples to Canadian Identity and Culture, Volume II

Hidden in Plain Sight: Contributions of Aboriginal Peoples to Canadian Identity and Culture, Volume II by Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, Cora J. Voyageur, David Newhouse
English | August 1st, 2011 | ISBN: 144264074X, 1442610123 | 455 pages | True PDF | 5.06 MB
The acclaimed and accessible Hidden in Plain Sight series showcases the extraordinary contributions made by Aboriginal peoples to Canadian identity and culture. This collection features new accounts of Aboriginal peoples working hard to improve their lives and those of other Canadians, and serves as a powerful contrast to narratives that emphasize themes of victimhood, displacement, and cultural disruption.
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Aboriginal Placenames: Naming and re-naming the Australian landscape

Aboriginal Placenames: Naming and re-naming the Australian landscape

Aboriginal Placenames: Naming and re-naming the Australian landscape by Harold Koch
English | Apr. 15, 2011 | ISBN: 1921666080 | 518 Pages | PDF | 4 MB
Aboriginal approaches to the naming of places across Australia differ radically from the official introduced Anglo-Australian system. However, many of these earlier names have been incorporated into contemporary nomenclature, with considerable reinterpretations of their function and form. Recently, state jurisdictions have encouraged the adoption of a greater number of Indigenous names, sometimes alongside the accepted Anglo-Australian terms, around Sydney Harbour, for example.
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Writing Never Arrives Naked: Early Aboriginal Cultures of Writing in Australia

Writing Never Arrives Naked: Early Aboriginal Cultures of Writing in Australia

Writing Never Arrives Naked: Early Aboriginal Cultures of Writing in Australia by Penny van Toorn
English | 2006 | ISBN: 085575544X | 280 pages | PDF | 6 MB
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