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Crossed purposes: the Pintupi and Australia's indigenous policy / Ralph Folds
Bib ID 2473163
Format BookBook
Author
Folds, Ralph
 
Description Sydney : UNSW Press, 2001 
[vii], 190 p. : ill., maps, ports ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0868406910 (paperback)
Summary

Examines the history of contact and interaction between the Pintupi and the whitefellas and looks at the problems inherent in attempts at achieving what white Australia perceives as equality. Folds, who has lived with the Pintupi since 1988, draws on voices of two generations of Pintupi people.

This work examines the history of contact and interaction between the Pintupi and the whitefellas and examines the problems inherent in attempts at achieving what white Australia perceives as equality.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [183]-188.

Subjects Pintupi (Australian people)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy.  |  Health services.  |  Politics and Government - Social justice.  |  Government policy - Self determination.  |  Pintupi people (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Race relations.  |  Education.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.

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