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The question of genocide in Australia's history : an indelible stain? / Henry Reynolds
Bib ID 1010378
Format BookBook
Author
Reynolds, Henry, 1938-
 
Description Ringwood, Vic. : Viking, 2001 
viii, 209 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0670912204 (paperback)
Full contents
  • 1. Two Canberra cameos
  • 2. The Genocide Convention and its interpretation
  • 3. An extraordinary calamity: the smallpox epidemic of 1789
  • 4. Tasmania: a clear case of genocide?
  • 5. Tasmania: the Black Line and Wybalenna
  • 6. The impending catastrophe
  • 7. Dispersing the blacks
  • 8. Sudden and terrible retribution: genocidal moments in colonial Australia
  • 9. A dying race
  • 10. 'The same manner of living': assimilating the Aborigines.
 
Notes

Spine title : 'An indelible stain?'

Includes bibliographical references : ( p. 181-199) and index

Subjects Genocide.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- History.  |  Settlement and contacts - Macassans and Indonesians.  |  Garuwali / Karuwali people (L35) (Qld SG54-07)  |  Government policy.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Smallpox.  |  Waka Waka / Wakka Wakka people (E28) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Race relations - Violent - Genocide.  |  Yiman people (E31) (Qld SG55-08)  |  Wadja / Wadjigu people (E39) (Qld SG55-04)  |  Australia -- Race relations -- History.  |  New South Wales (NSW)  |  Queensland (Qld)  |  Tasmania (Tas)  |  Wybalenna (Flinders Island Tas SK55-02)  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Western Australia (WA)
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