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The black Australians : Aboriginals, the past and the future / [by] Allan and Wendy Scarfe
Bib ID 694832
Format BookBook
Author
Scarfe, Allan, 1931-
 
Description Hawthorn, Vic. : Lloyd O'Neil Pty Ltd, 1974 
64p. : ill. ; 22cm. 
ISBN 0855500476
Series

Discussions ; unit 4.

Summary

One of series of texts designed to evoke discussion among the students on contemporary social issues, in this case white Australian treatment of Aborigines; a range of arguments, interpretation & values on various subjects are included; substantial illustrative use made of news clippings, excerpts from documents, & quotes from prominent individuals; subjects covered include; 1) Aboriginal antiquity in Australia; 2) Short history of British & Australian relations with Aborigines; 3) 1973 dispute between the Federal Govt. & Qld. & a review of Qlds past record in Aboriginal affairs; 4) Conflict between white & tribal law; 5) Racism in the N.T.; 6) Conditions on missions, reserves & settlements; 7) Health standards & medical services; 8) Education; 9) Employment; 10) Aboriginal responses - alcoholism, black power, development of independent communities.

Notes

Bibliography: p.64.

Subjects Aborigines. Australia. Texts with exercises. Secondary school texts.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Education.  |  Race relations - Racial discrimination.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Substance use - Law and legislation.  |  Employment - Labour market.  |  Health.  |  Substance use - Social and economic aspects.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missions.  |  Law - Indigenous - Dispute management.  |  Health services.  |  Education.  |  Substance use - Alcohol.  |  Queensland (Qld)  |  Northern Territory (NT)
Other authors/contributors Scarfe, Wendy, 1933- joint author

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