Daughters of the Dreaming
By (author) Diane Bell
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Daughters of the Dreaming by Diane Bell
Book DescriptionAn outstanding study of Aboriginal women's lives. Living in the community, developing friendships which spanned decades, Diane Bell shines a light on the importance of women's role in Australian Aboriginal desert culture. As maintainers of land, ritual and culture, indigenous women of central Australia share the patterns of their lives in this remarkable and enduring book. Diane Bell was controversial in the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and remains so today. Not everyone agrees with her but she demands to be read.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781876756154
(155mm x 230mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Spinifex Press
Publisher: Spinifex Press
Publish Date: 1-May-2002
Country of Publication: Australia
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Author Biography - Diane Bell
After a distinguished career in Australia and the USA, Diane Bell has retired to Ngarrindjeri country in South Australia where she continues to research, write and strategise around issues of local, national and international importance. She has authored numerous articles and edited eight books.
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