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Government and the community in Katherine, 1937-78 / John P. Lea
Bib ID 1659040
Format BookBook
Author
Lea, John P
 
Description Darwin : Australian National University, North Australia Research Unit, 1987 
vii, 97 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0731501055
Series

Monograph (Australian National University. North Australia Research Unit)

Summary

Details changes in government policy in Aboriginal affairs in N.T.; changes to lifestyle and tenor of race relations; crime statistics; living conditions in camps; Katherine population by sex, age and location.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 93-97.

Subjects Katherine Progress Association -- History.  |  Katherine Town Management Board -- History.  |  Local government -- Northern Territory -- Katherine -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Katherine -- History.  |  Habitation - Camps.  |  Government policy - Assimilation - 1951-1971.  |  Crime - Against public order.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination - Economic.  |  Crime and imprisonment statistics.  |  Government policy - Self determination - 1972-1984.  |  Demography - Population mobility.  |  Government policy - Assimilation - 1926-1950.  |  Socioeconomic conditions - Living conditions.  |  Katherine (N.T.) -- History.  |  Katherine (NT Top End SD53-09)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)
Other authors/contributors Australian National University. North Australia Research Unit

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