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Paint Me Black: Memories of Croker Island and other journeys

Summary Claire Henty-Gebert’s life is remarkable and inspiring. Born in the late 1930s, the daughter of a white settler and an Alyawarra woman,...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Kangkushot: The life of Nyamal Lawman Peter Coppin (Second edition)

Summary Kangkushot provides valuable insights into the rich and spiritual way Aboriginal people view their lives and land, and their place in it...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Bangu the Flying Fox: A Dreamtime story of the Yuin people of Wallaga Lake

Summary A traditional Dreaming story from the Yuin people of Wallaga Lake, Bangu explores the importance of belonging and identification. Simply...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Country of the Heart: An Australian Indigenous homeland (Second edition)

Summary Country of the heart provides an introduction to the connections between Aboriginal people and the land that has sustained and nurtured...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Our Stories are our Survival

Our stories are our survival centres on the continuity of Wiradjuri culture. It is a celebration of storytelling and the joys of life within an...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Joan Martin (Yaarna): A Widi Woman

Summary Joan Martin was born in the country town of Morawa, Western Australia, in 1941. She was a proud Widi woman whose traditional territory...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Rethinking Social Justice: From 'peoples' to 'populations'

Summary In the early 1970s, Australian governments began to treat Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders as 'peoples' with capacities for self-...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Arresting Incarceration - Pathways out of Indigenous imprisonment

Summary Rates of Indigenous imprisonment have soared despite sweeping reforms by the Keating government following the 1991 Royal Commission into...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Belonging Together: Dealing with the politics of disenchantment in Australian Indigenous policy

Summary Belonging together provides a unique overview of the trajectory of current Indigenous policy, with Sullivan advancing a new consolidated...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Aboriginal Business: Alliances in a remote Aboriginal town

Summary Christen worked collaboratively with Warumungu people to establish a digital archive of Warumungu history and culture, and contributed to...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Remembering the future: Walpiri life through the prism of drawing

Summary What can drawings reveal about their makers? In 1953 anthropologist Mervyn Meggitt invited Warlpiri men at Hooker Creek to draw with...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Dialogue about Land Justice: Papers from the national native title conference

Summary Dialogue about land justice comprises a selection of papers presented to the national Native Title Conference, among them, Australia’s...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Thinking Black: William Cooper and the Australian Aborigines' League

Summary Most non-Indigenous Australians know of Charles Perkins. Many are familiar with a few other Aboriginal leaders. Yet few have heard of...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Murray River Country: An Ecological Dialogue with Traditional Owners

Summary Murray River Country discusses the water crisis from a unique perspective – the intimate stories of love and loss from the viewpoints of...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Native Title research and access service

The Native Title Research and Access Service is your first stop for information about the native title resources held in the AIATSIS Collections....

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Understanding Native Title Economies

Overview Understanding native title economies: tracking community time and work The number of native title corporations, commonly referred to...

Research project - 2 Dec 2014

Indigenous Institutions and Climate Change Adaptation

Project background Native title holders have communal responsibility for managing climate change risk, as well as cultural knowledge that can...

Research project - 2 Dec 2014

Engagement processes towards sustainable outcomes: consensus building, dialogue, decision-making, dispute management and informed consent

Project description This project is informed by general observations,  case studies, workshops and training in facilitation approaches to...

Research project - 2 Dec 2014

Culturally mediated screening in Aboriginal primary health care

Overview 'Mob' and 'country' are fundamental concepts of identity for Aboriginal people. This research aimed to measure the impact...

Research project - 2 Dec 2014

Prescribed Bodies Corporate

Overview Starting in 2011, the PBC Support Project aims to facilitate networking and coordinate the flow of information to...

Research project - 2 Dec 2014

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