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Creating white Australia / edited by Jane Carey and Claire McLisky
Bib ID 4704819
Format BookBook
Description Sydney : Sydney University Press, 2009 
xxiii, 229 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 9781920899424
Summary

The adoption of White Australia as government policy in 1901 demonstrates that whiteness was crucial to the ways in which the new nation of Australia was constituted. And yet, historians have largely overlooked whiteness in their studies of Australia's racial past.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects White Australia policy.  |  Racism -- Australia.  |  Gender relations - Feminism.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Health status - Nutrition.  |  Mining industry - Gold.  |  Settlement and contacts - Ethnic groups, immigration and multiculturalism.  |  Ceremonies - Performance and performance practice.  |  Social identity - Mixed descent.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Reproduction - Infanticide.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination - Social.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Settlement and contacts - Chinese.  |  Australia -- Emigration and immigration -- History.  |  Australia -- Race relations -- History.  |  Bendigo (N Vic SJ55-01)  |  Lake Wellington / Ramahyuck (E Vic Gippsland SJ55-11)  |  Victoria (Vic)  |  Maloga (SW NSW SJ55-01)  |  New South Wales (NSW)  |  Cummeragunja (SW NSW SJ55-01)
Other authors/contributors Carey, Jane, 1972-  |  McLisky, Claire
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245 0 0 |aCreating white Australia /|cedited by Jane Carey and Claire McLisky.
260 |aSydney :|bSydney University Press,|c2009.
300 |axxiii, 229 p. :|bill., maps ;|c21 cm.
504 |aIncludes bibliographical references.
520 |aThe adoption of White Australia as government policy in 1901 demonstrates that whiteness was crucial to the ways in which the new nation of Australia was constituted. And yet, historians have largely overlooked whiteness in their studies of Australia's racial past.
650 0 |aWhite Australia policy.
650 0 |aRacism|zAustralia.
650 7 |aGender relations - Feminism.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aSettlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aHealth status - Nutrition.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aMining industry - Gold.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aSettlement and contacts - Ethnic groups, immigration and multiculturalism.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aCeremonies - Performance and performance practice.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aSocial identity - Mixed descent.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aReligions - Christianity - Missionaries.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aReligions - Christianity - Missions.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aReproduction - Infanticide.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aRace relations - Racial discrimination - Social.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aGovernment policy - Assimilation.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aSettlement and contacts - Chinese.|2aiatsiss
651 0 |aAustralia|xEmigration and immigration|xHistory.
651 0 |aAustralia|xRace relations|xHistory.
651 7 |aBendigo (N Vic SJ55-01)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aLake Wellington / Ramahyuck (E Vic Gippsland SJ55-11)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aVictoria (Vic)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aMaloga (SW NSW SJ55-01)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aNew South Wales (NSW)|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aCummeragunja (SW NSW SJ55-01)|2aiatsisp
700 1 |aCarey, Jane,|d1972-
700 1 |aMcLisky, Claire.
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