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Aboriginal Australians : black response to white dominance, 1788-1980 / Richard Broome
Bib ID 56262
Format BookBook
Author
Broome, Richard, 1948-
 
Description Sydney : George Allen & Unwin, 1982 
227 p. : ill., 1 map, ports. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 0868610437
0868610518 (paperback)
Series

Australian experience ; no. 4.

Summary

Surveys traditional life and values, confrontations with the British; violent conflicts with settlers, native police throughout the country; attacks on Aboriginal initiative at Coranderrk, Cumeroogunja and other settlements; racial legislation, missionary attitudes; cattle industry, mining; discrimination; growth of Aboriginal rights movement, Aboriginal organizations, land rights.

Full contents Includes index. 
Notes

Bibliography: p. [218]-221.

Subjects Australian Aborigines. Racial discrimination by society  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.  |  Race discrimination -- Australia.  |  Occupations - Pastoral industry workers.  |  Government policy - State and territory - New South Wales.  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Race relations - Violent - Massacres, murders, poisonings etc. - To 1900.  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry - Beef cattle.  |  Land rights - Mining industry.  |  Enterprises - Pastoral industry.  |  Government policy - Integration.  |  Land rights - Pastoral industry.  |  Law enforcement - Police conduct and attitudes.  |  Race relations - Racism - Stereotyping.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Government policy - State and territory - Victoria.  |  Settlement and contacts - 20th Century.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism.  |  Law - Land.  |  Socioeconomic conditions - Living conditions.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Land rights.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination.  |  Australia -- Colonization -- History.  |  Cummeragunja (SW NSW SJ55-01)  |  Healesville / Coranderrk (E Vic Yarra Valley SJ55-06)

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