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White flour, white power : from rations to citizenship in Central Australia / Tim Rowse
Bib ID 315207
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Rowse, Tim, 1951-
 
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Description Cambridge ; Melbourne : Cambridge University Press, 1998 
xiii, 255 p. : maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521624576
Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: A theatre of stages
  • Part I: 1. Rationing the inexplicable
  • 2. Rationed actors
  • Part II: 3. Rural central Australia, 1914-40
  • 4. Town, cash and supervision
  • 5. 'A Christian cannot be a parasite'
  • 6. The World War in town and hinterland
  • Conclusion: Indigenous welfare at mid-century
  • Part III: 7. 'Assimilation
  • 8. The crisis of managed consumption
 
Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography : p. 241-247.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians - Social conditions. - Australia, Central.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Colonization - Australia, Central.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Government policy - Australia, Central.  |  Rationing - Australia, Central - History.  |  Colonists - Australia, Central - Attitudes - History.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Australia, Central - Public opinion - History.  |  Australia - History - 20th century.  |  Central Australia  |  Aborigines  |  Social conditions  |  Rationing  |  Self determination  |  Assimilation  |  Attitudes  |  Social security payments  |  History  |  Federal issue

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