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Aborigines & activism : race & the coming of the sixties to Australia / Jennifer Clark
Bib ID 4180185
Format BookBook
Author
Clark, Jennifer, 1958-
 
Description Crawley, W.A. : UWA Press, 2008 
vii, 308 p. : ill.; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780980296570
Summary

Through rigorous research, the author shows how supporters of indigenous Australians and their struggles for equality pushed Australia into the 60s - literally and figuratively.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 293-298.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Civil rights.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc.  |  Political activists -- Australia -- History.  |  Politics and Government - Civil rights and citizenship.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Petitions - Yirrkala Bark Petition.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Activism.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Non-Indigenous.  |  Religions - Christianity - Methodist Church.  |  Yolngu people (NT SD53)  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Government policy - Commonwealth.  |  Mining industry - Bauxite / Aluminium.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Rallies and marches.  |  Race relations.  |  Politics and Government - Referenda - Referendum, 1967.  |  Australia -- History -- 1945-1965.  |  Australia -- History -- 1965-1972.  |  Yirrkala (East Arnhem Land SD53-04)  |  Walgett (N NSW SH55-11)  |  South Africa.
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