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Making things come good : relations between Aborigines and miners at Argyle / Kim Doohan
Bib ID 4458060
Format BookBook
Author
Doohan, Kim
 
Description Broome, W.A. : Backroom Press, 2008 
156 p. : maps, ports ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780977561537
Summary

"This book tells the story of evolving relationships between Argyle Diamond Mine and the Aboriginal people whose land has been mined. It shows the two parties making agreements, with quite different understandings and expectations, and describes the ways in which they gradually accommodate one anothers point of view."--Provided by publisher.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 151-155.

Subjects Argyle Diamond Mines Pty. Ltd.  |  Native title (Australia) -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Diamond mines and mining -- Social aspects -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Mines and mining -- Western Australia -- Kimberley.  |  Sites - Management.  |  Race relations - Attitudes.  |  Gender relations.  |  Community development - Grants and finance.  |  Religion - Dreaming.  |  Social organisation - Kinship.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  Native title - Coexistence.  |  Cultural protocols.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Generational systems.  |  Sites - Conservation and protection.  |  Mining industry - Diamond.  |  Native title - Agreements - Indigenous Land Use - Body Corporate.  |  Lissadell map area (WA East Kimberley SE52-02)  |  Warmun / Turkey Creek (WA East Kimberley SE52-06)  |  Noonkanbah / Yungngora (WA West Kimberley SE51-12)  |  Argyle Diamond Mine (WA East Kimberley SE52-02)  |  Mandangala / Glen Hill (WA East Kimberley SE52-02)
Available From Backroom Press, PO Box 2778, Broome WA 6725 

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