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Assimilation in action : the Armidale story / Margaret-Ann Franklin
Bib ID 2235097
Format BookBook
Author
Franklin, Margaret Ann
 
Description Armidale, N.S.W. : University of New England Press, 1995 
vi, 140 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 1875821236
Summary

Study of the Armidale Association for Aborigines (formerly Association for the Assimilation of Aborigines) from the 1950s to the early 1970s; reflects wider national issues and attitudes of whites and Aborigines in this period; stresses fight for improved housing, education and health; interviews with Jim Moran, Sue Briggs, Patsy Cohen, Christine Kim, Ethel de Silva, Irene and Bruce Lockwood, Ray Kelly; brief biographies of the non-Aboriginal members of the Armidale Association for the Assimilation of Aborigines.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 138-140.

Subjects Association for the Assimilation of Aborigines -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Armidale -- Cultural assimilation -- History.  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- New South Wales -- Armidale -- History.  |  Education.  |  Race relations - Betterment societies, etc.  |  Housing.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Government policy - State and territory - New South Wales.  |  Armidale (N.S.W.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  Armidale (NSW N Coast SH56-10)

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