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Adelaide Aborigines : a case study of urban life, 1966-1981 / Fay Gale and Joy Wundersitz
Bib ID 366833
Format BookBook
Author
Gale, Fay, 1932-2008
 
Description Canberra : Development Studies Centre, Australian National University : distributed by ANU Press, 1982 
xviii, 191 p. : ill., 2 maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0909150818 (paperback)
Series

Aboriginal component in the Australian economy ; 4.

Summary

Situation of urban Aborigines compared with studies made in 1966, 1973 and with the non-Aboriginal population; deteriorating economic climate has eroded advantages that led to migration from rural areas; discusses survival strategies and the role of special Aboriginal services in maintaining minimal standard of living; includes wealth of statistical information on occupation, income, education level, unemployment, housing, residential groups, kinship and other networks and mobility.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 183-185.

Subjects Australian Aboriginal communities. Socioeconomic aspects. Urban regions. Study regions. Adelaide.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Adelaide -- Urban residence.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Adelaide -- Social conditions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Adelaide -- Economic conditions.  |  Land rights - Mining industry.  |  Demography - Urbanisation - Rural / urban contrasts.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Socioeconomic conditions - Living conditions.  |  Demography - Urbanisation.  |  Employment - Conditions.  |  Housing.  |  Demography - Census data.  |  Social welfare - Government - Unemployment benefits.  |  Education.  |  Adelaide (S.A.) -- Economic conditions.  |  South Australia -- Economic conditions.  |  Adelaide (SE SA SI54-09)
Other authors/contributors Wundersitz, Joy  |  Australian National University. Development Studies Centre

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