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The 'civilizing mission' : race and the construction of crime / Greta Bird
Bib ID 278622
Format BookBook
Author
Bird, Greta
 
Description Clayton, Vic. : Faculty of Law, Monash University, c1987 
66 p. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 0867466065
Series

Contemporary legal issues ; no. 4.

Summary

Research; Aborigines in the criminal justice system in some SA and WA towns; dispossession; racism; alcohol abuse, decriminalisation of drunkenness; indecent language; police/Aboriginal relations; Aboriginal Legal Services; customary law.

Notes

Bibliography : p. [61]-66.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Crime.  |  Criminal justice, Administration of -- Australia.  |  Race discrimination -- Australia.  |  Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Criminal justice system.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Western Australia -- Criminal justice system.  |  Criminal justice, Administration of -- South Australia.  |  Criminal justice, Administration of -- Western Australia.  |  Law enforcement - Police conduct and attitudes.  |  Law - Relation to Anglo Australian law.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination.  |  Substance use - Law and legislation.  |  Law enforcement - Criminal law and procedure.  |  Law - Legal aid services.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Crime - Criminology.  |  Western Australia (WA)  |  South Australia (SA)
Other authors/contributors Monash University. Faculty of Law
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