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Taking a stand : land rights to reconciliation / Robert Tickner
Bib ID 831995
Format BookBook
Author
Tickner, R. E. (Robert E.) 1951-
 
Description Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2001 
xxv, 350 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 1865080519 (paperback)
Summary

Retold by the longest serving minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, this volume tells the inside story of a succession of turning points in the history of the Australian black/white relations between 1984 and 1990.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-337) and index.

Related Material Interview with Robert Tickner is available in the National Library of Australia's Oral History and Indigenous Programs Collection at ORAL TRC 7240/2. 
Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc.  |  Native title - Cases - Wik.  |  Native title - Law and legislation - Commonwealth.  |  Government policy - Commonwealth.  |  Government policy - Self determination - 1985-1992.  |  Law - Administrative law.  |  Government policy - Self determination - 1993-2004.  |  Cultural heritage - Protection.  |  Law - International law.  |  Health.  |  Race relations - Reconciliation.  |  Native title - Cases - Mabo.  |  Torres Strait Islands (Qld TSI SC54, SC55-05)  |  Kumarangk / Hindmarsh Island (SE SA SI54-13)  |  Australia.

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