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Radical Sydney : places, portraits and unruly episodes / Terry Irving and Rowan Cahill
Bib ID 4762178
Format BookBook
Author
Irving, Terry, 1938-
 
Description Sydney : UNSW Press, 2010 
xiii, 368 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781742230931
Summary

Radical Sydney traces its development from The Rocks in the 1830s to the inner suburbs of the 1980s. It includes a range of incidents, people and places, from freeing protestors in the anti-conscription movement, resident action movements in Kings Cross, anarchists in Glebe, to Gay Rights marches on Oxford Street and Black Power in Redfern.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-358) and index.

N 2010-7416 copy Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Social change -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- History.  |  Labor movement -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- History.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Social conditions -- History.  |  Socioeconomic conditions - Social deprivation.  |  Politics and Government - Political parties - Australian Labor Party.  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events - Australia Day / Survival Day.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Indigenous political parties.  |  Employment - Conditions - Industrial relations - Industrial disputes.  |  Buildings - Public.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Activism.  |  Media - Journalism.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Women.  |  Employment - Conditions - Industrial relations - Trade unions.  |  Law enforcement - Police conduct and attitudes.  |  Settlement and contacts - First Fleet, 1788.  |  Employment - Unemployment.  |  Religions - Christianity.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Rallies and marches.  |  Housing - Law and legislation.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Civil rights.  |  Settlement and contacts - Ethnic groups, immigration and multiculturalism.  |  Politics and Government - Social justice.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination.  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)  |  Redfern (Inner Sydney NSW SI56-05)  |  Botany Bay (S Sydney NSW SI56-05)
Other authors/contributors Cahill, Rowan J., 1945-

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