Citizenship and Indigenous Australians
Changing Conceptions and Possibilities
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Citizenship and Indigenous Australians by Nicolas Peterson
Book DescriptionFor most of Australia's colonial history Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders have been denied full membership of Australian society. This book examines the history of indigenous peoples' citizenship status and asks, is it possible for indigenous Australians to be members of a common society on equal terms with others? Leading commentators from a range of disciplines examine historical conceptions of indigenous civil rights, consider issues arising from recent struggles for equality and consider possibilities for multicultural citizenship that recognise difference. Topics include self-determination, the 1967 referendum, resource development, whether Australian Aborigines and white Australians can belong, the international law context, and sovereignty. This book makes a crucial intervention in current debates by providing the context for understanding struggles over distinctive indigenous rights.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521627368
(228mm x 152mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 28-Jun-1998
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Nicolas Peterson
Makers and Making of Indigenous Australian Museum Collections, Paperback (August 2008)
This volume of orginal essays brings together, for the first time histories of the making and the makers of most of the major indigenous Australian museum collections.
Photography's Other Histories, Paperback (April 2003)» View all books by Nicolas Peterson
Moving the critical debate about photography away from its Euro-American center of gravity, this title breaks with the notion that photographic history is best seen as the explosion of a Western technology advanced by the work of singular individuals.
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