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Previous possessions, new obligations : policies for museums in Australia and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples / Council of Australian Museum Associations
Bib ID 1566859
Format BookBook
Author
Council of Australian Museum Associations
 
Description Melbourne : The Council, 1993 
33 p. ; 30 cm. 
Summary

Policies and protocols recognise the right of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to be involved in all aspects of care, management and presentation of their culture; includes detailed policies on human remains; secret / sacred material; collections in general; public programs; staffing and training; governance and management; co-operation.

Notes

"1 December 1993."

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Museums.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Material culture.  |  Torres Strait Islanders -- Museums.  |  Torres Strait Islanders -- Material culture.  |  Ethnological museums and collections -- Australia.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects.  |  Death - Human remains.  |  Cultural protocols.  |  Cultural heritage - Protection - Museums and keeping places - Collections and acquisitions.  |  Australia.

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