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Description - It's our country by Megan Davis

Why should Indigenous people have a direct say in the decisions that affect their lives? Australia is one of the only liberal democracies still grappling with such a fundamental question. The idea of constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians has become a highly political and contentious issue. It is entangled in institutional processes that rarely allow the diversity of Indigenous opinion to be expressed. With a referendum on the agenda, it is now urgent that Indigenous people have a direct say in the form of recognition that constitutional change might achieve. rm is a collection of essays by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander thinkers and leaders including Patrick Dodson, Noel Pearson, Dawn Casey, Nyunggai Warren Mundine and Mick Mansell. Each essay explores what recognition and constitutional reform might achieve - ;or not achieve - ;for Indigenous people.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781525219191
ISBN-10: 1525219197
Format: Paperback / softback
(240mm x 155mm x mm)
Pages: 354
Imprint: ReadHowYouWant
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
Publish Date: 12-May-2016
Country of Publication: Canada

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