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作者 Watson, Joanne
書名 Palm Island : Through a Long Lens
出版項 Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 2010
國際標準書號 9780855757038 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (489 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Foreword -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Abbreviations -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1 Sorry Time 2004 -- Chapter 2 Out from 'the Big Swag' -- Chapter 3 Kenny's Time -- Chapter 4 Curry's Time -- Chapter 5 The 1930 Rampage: -- Chapter 6 Gribble's Time: -- Chapter 7 Fantome Island, Phantom Welfare -- Chapter 8 Bartlam's Time: -- Chapter 9 Whistleblowers' Time: -- Chapter 10 Campaign Time: -- Chapter 11 The Inquest and its Aftermath: -- Conclusion: -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Official sources, unpublished -- Official sources, published -- Unpublished manuscripts -- Primary books -- Primary serials and articles -- Primary newspapers -- Newspaper cutting books -- Private Collection -- Secondary books -- Secondary serials and articles -- Unpublished secondary theses -- Other sources, published -- Other sources, unpublished -- Palm Island State School Library -- St Michael's Catholic Primary School, Palm Island -- Index
Based on extensive archival and oral history research as well as on personal connections with the community, this volume challenges the prevailing negative view of Palm Island, Australia, and argues against the failure to address today's continuing Indigenous disadvantage. This substantial history recounts some of the most explosive episodes in Queensland history, including the 1930 rampage by the first Superintendent, the community-wide strike by reserve workers in 1957, and the tragic death in custody of Mulrunji Doomadgee, which triggered civil unrest within the Indigenous community. Often heart-wrenching and at times uplifting, this account is essential reading for anyone interested in the dynamics of power and privilege and their contestation
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Watson, Joanne Palm Island : Through a Long Lens Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press,c2010
主題 Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Great Palm Island (Qld.);Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Australia -- Queensland -- History.;Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy -- Australia -- Queensland -- History.;Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions -- Australia -- Queensland -- History.;Great Palm Island (Qld.) -- Social conditions.;Great Palm Island (Qld.) -- History.;Queensland -- Race relations -- History
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Alt Author Cummins, Rachael
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