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Homeland truths : the unspoken epidemic of violence in indigenous communities / Jacinta Yangapi Nampijinpa Price
Bib ID 7126965
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Price, Jacinta Nampijinpa, author
 
Description Sydney, NSW : The Centre for Independent Studies, 2016 
©2016 
24 pages, 21 cm. 
ISBN 9781922184702 (paperback)
Series

CIS occasional papers ; 148. 0155-7386

Summary

"Jacinta Nampijinpa Price's speech condemns violence against women and emphasises the need for positive cultural change and for Indigenous people to take back responsibility to resolve entrenched issues". "Jacinta Nampijinpa Price is a Walpiri/Celtic woman who grew up in Alice Springs. In 2015, Jacinta was elected into Alice Springs' Town Council and is deeply involved within her community as well as remote communities of the Northern Territory". From back cover.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Crime -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs.  |  Violent crimes -- Australia.  |  Family violence -- Australia.  |  Customary law -- Australia.  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Crime - Against persons.  |  Culture - Theory and criticism - Postmodern.  |  Social behaviour - Violence.  |  Family - Violence.  |  Law - Indigenous.  |  Mparntwe / Alice Springs (South Central NT SF53-14)  |  Australian

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