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Bosses ourselves : the story of Aboriginal self-government / Alex Barlow and Marji Hill
Bib ID 2690851
Format BookBook
Author
Barlow, Alex
 
Description Port Melbourne, Vic. : Heinemann Library, 2001 
32 p. : col. ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm. 
ISBN 1863911510 (hardback)
Series

Barlow, Alex. Aboriginal people, then and now.

Summary

In this book, the story of Aboriginal self-government, then and now, is told. Read about the traditional importance to Aboriginal people of their senior men and women and how the arrival of European settlers disrupted forever the way Aboriginal people organised their society and governed themselves. Learn about the struggle of Aboriginal people for the right to self-determination and about the role of bodies such as ATSIC. -- Back cover.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 32.

Primary school students.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- History -- Juvenile literature.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Politics and government -- Juvenile literature.  |  Government policy - Self determination.  |  Education - Teaching - Materials.  |  Education - Primary - Curriculum.  |  Australia.
Other authors/contributors Hill, Marji  |  Barlow, Alex

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