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- Aboriginal Studies Press 1998; US$ 17.95
Witty and satirical, this account of Australia's heroic past rediscovers the contributions of Indigenous Australians that have since remained unrecorded and unacknowledged. Drawing on original records of the time, it moves the spotlight away from its traditional focus to illuminate those whom history had forgotten. more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 1997; US$ 24.99
Revealing the fears and uncertainties that Torres Strait Islander women experienced living virtually on Australia's front line from 1942 to 1945 during the Pacific War, this account describes how some were forcibly evacuated with their children to the mainland, where they found themselves still restricted as to where and how they could live. The history... more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 2003; US$ 16.95
Telling the story of a unique and successful experiment, this history traces the delivery of health services in the Katherine region in Northern Territory, Australia, being handed over to a group of grassroots-oriented Aboriginal people. more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 2010; US$ 36.00
With input from leading commentators and senior jurists, this account provides a solid understanding of the key problems surrounding Australia?s native title. Consolidating 16 papers presented at the national Native Title Conference since the historic Mabo judgment, this inspirational compilation ties native title to the fundamental issue that is... more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 2012; US$ 31.99
Written in his own native tongue as well as in English, this is the autobiography of Monty Hale, a senior Ngulipartu man from the Pilbara region of Western Australia. A remarkable account of an indigenous life, this narrative chronicles Hale?s migration from the desert to the station country of the eastern Pilbara, his childhood growing up on Mt.... more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 2009; US$ 28.00
The ways in which indigenous men understand their health and culture are eloquently explored in this evocative examination of Aboriginal life. This accessible meditation uses conversations, stories, and art to demonstrate that kanyirninpa—the cultural value and relationship that has sustained Kimberly desert communities for centuries—may provide... more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 1995; US$ 46.95
This book examines the policies and practices of various regimes of governance on Aboriginal land including emerging regimes for the management of native title areas, and the incorporation of Indigenous interests into land administration. more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 2007; US$ 36.00
An alternative reading for those struggling at the contradictory and ambiguous intersections of academia and Indigenous experience, this book moves beyond the usual criticisms of the disciplines providing an alternative for understanding Indigenous peoples. more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 2010; US$ 28.00
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... more...
- Aboriginal Studies Press 2010; US$ 37.00
The effects of the evolution of native title on Australian jurisprudence are carefully examined in this updated chronicle that covers everything from the original decision Mabo v Queensland [No.2] to the significant High Court cases in 2002 and the recent Bennell decision in 2008. This remarkably accessible exploration provides critical analysis... more...