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Black politics : inside the complexity of Aboriginal political culture / Sarah Maddison
Bib ID 4509091
Format BookBook
Author
Maddison, Sarah
 
Description Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2009 
xlii, 294 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 9781741756982
Summary

Drawing on extensive interviews with activists and politicians, Maddison explains the dynamics of Aboriginal politics. She reveals the crippling tensions which have shaped community, regional and national relations over the past 25 years.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references: p. 251-279 and index.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Politics and government.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.  |  Social identity - Aboriginality.  |  Race relations - Reconciliation.  |  Government policy - Self determination.  |  Culture - Theory and criticism - Postcolonial.  |  Race relations - Racism.  |  Politics and Government - Governance - Capacity building.  |  Social organisation - Elders.  |  Government policy - Intervention - Emergency response - 2007-2012.  |  Social organisation - Kinship.  |  Government policy - Mainstreaming.  |  Government policy - Commonwealth.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Women.  |  Australia -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects.

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