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The power of knowledge, the resonance of tradition / edited by Luke Taylor ... [et al.]
Bib ID 3313911
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, 2005 
xiii, 246 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0855754842
0855754893
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Summary

This is a powerful cross-disciplinary approach to the topic of the power of knowledge and the resonance of tradition as they relate to indigenous studies. This collection covers diverse topics such as art practice, pastoralism, sea laws, native title, culture, change and tradition.

Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Also available in an electronic version via the internet. Available at the publisher's home page: http://www.aiatsis.gov.au.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Economic conditions.  |  Native title - Law and legislation.  |  Anthropology.  |  Land rights - Pastoral industry.  |  Occupations - Pastoral industry workers.  |  Environment - Land management.  |  Employment - Programs - Community Development Employment Projects (CDEP)  |  Media - Broadcast media.  |  Health services - Health workers.  |  Land rights - Sea rights.  |  Employment - Unemployment - Services and agencies.  |  Art - Painting - Acrylic.  |  Yolngu people (NT SD53)  |  Art - Subjects - Dynamic figures / Mimi.  |  Environment - Conservation - Ecologically sustainable development.  |  Pintupi people (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Water supply - Wells and bores.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  Art - Sculpture - Carving - Wood.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  History.  |  Health - Education and promotion.  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Cultural heritage - Ownership issues.  |  Land rights - Hunting, gathering and fishing rights.  |  Gurindji people (C20) (NT SE52-08)  |  Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51, SE52)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Cape York Peninsula (Qld SC54, SD54, SD55)
Other authors/contributors Taylor, Luke  |  Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
Terms of Use In each chapter: the contributor 2005. 
Available From Aboriginal Studies Press, GPO Box 553, Canberra ACT 2601 

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