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Author Hagan, Stephen, 1959-

Title The N word : one man's stand / Stephen Hagan
Published Broome, W.A. : Magabala Books, 2005


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  305.89915 Hagan Hag/Nwo  AVAILABLE
Description 275 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Summary This book exposes the passion and courage of the man behind the public face and reveals how a childhood growing up in a fringe camp on the outskirts of Cunnamulla in south-west Queensland, fired his determination to fight for human rights. On a journey marked by controversy, he has advanced from one legal battle to another
In the 1990'2 Hagan's fortunes went from enjoying the heady company of Queensland political powerbrokers to a spectacular fall from grace and desperate attempts to clear his name of legal charges. He later came up against his own people while championing the cause for accountability and transparency in publicly-funded organisations
Analysis Biography & autobiography (Australia)
Australian Aboriginal studies
Civil & human rights
Bibliography Bibliography: page 275
Subject Hagan, Stephen, 1959-
Political activists, Aboriginal Australian.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Biography.
Civil rights workers -- Australia -- Biography.
Aboriginal Australians -- Ethnic identity.
Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Race discrimination -- Australia.
Racism in language.
Australia -- Race relations.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
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