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Reconciliation and Australian social work : past and current experiences informing future practice / edited by Dr Christine Fejo-King and Jan Poona
Bib ID 6811656
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Description [Torrens, Australian Capital Territory] : [Christine Fejo-King], 2015 
xx, 257 pages : illustrations (some colour), portraits, photographs ; 21 cm 
ISBN 9780992281427 (paperback)
Summary

This is a collection of writings that address reconciliation by illustrating the ways in which injustices have been done to the First Australian. An important aspect of reconciliation is identification of issues and explanation of the ways they are unfair, so that a path to reconciliation can be mapped.

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National Library of Australia's N copy signed by the editors.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Economic conditions.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Care -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia.  |  Social service -- Australia.  |  Public welfare -- Australia.  |  Social workers -- Australia.  |  Luritja / Loritja people (C7.1) (NT SG52-04)  |  Government policy - Assimilation.  |  Mental health - Wellbeing - Social.  |  Government policy - Intervention - Emergency response - 2007-2012.  |  Race relations - Racism.  |  Race relations - Reconciliation.  |  Mental health - Suicide.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous.  |  Family - Violence.  |  Social welfare - Social work and counselling.  |  Mental health - Wellbeing - Emotional.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Mparntwe / Alice Springs (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Darwin (NT Top End SD52-04)  |  Arltunga (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Fejo-King, Christine, editor  |  Poona, Jan, editor

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