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Caging the rainbow : places, politics, and Aborigines in a North Australian town / Francesca Merlan
Bib ID 695950
Format BookBook
Author
Merlan, Francesca
 
Description Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c1998 
x, 285 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0824820010 (alkaline paper) (cloth)
0824820452 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Full contents
  • 1. Places and people of Katherine Town
  • 2. From place to town
  • 3. We useta walk around, all the people
  • 4. Tribes and town
  • 5. Imposition and imitation: changing directions in Aboriginal affairs
  • 6. Struggles in town space
  • 7. Do places appear? Further struggle in space
  • 8. Conclusions.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-276) and index.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians - Northern Territory - Katherine - History.  |  Spatial behavior - Northern Territory - Katherine.  |  Geographical perception - Northern Territory - Katherine.  |  Human territoriality - Northern Territory - Katherine.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Northern Territory - Katherine - Social conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians - Northern Territory - Katherine - Government relations.  |  Katherine (N.T.) - History.  |  Katherine (N.T.) - Social conditions.  |  Katherine (N.T.) - Race relations.

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