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Title The stolen generations / editor Justin Healey
Published Rozelle, N.S.W. : Spinney Press, 2001


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Description 44 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
regular print
Series Issues in society ; v. 156
Issues in society (Balmain, N.S.W.) ; v. 156
Contents Ch. 1: Bringing Them Home: Frequently asked questions about the National Inquiry; Government rejects 'stolen' report; Government and the stolen children; The Stolen Generations and the need for a national apology; Tracing the history; Unstolen generations also at risk; Bringing them home alone. -- Ch. 2: The Removal and Reparation Debates: Disgust at 'brutal' denial of suffering; Miscalculation made from rubbery figures; History dictates that we say sorry; The stolen agenda; The truth about the 'Stolen Generation'; Stolen children, stolen history; Stolen children cases fail; One way to give back to the stolen generations; Stolen time: the legal fight for reparations; The alleged Stolen Generations?; Court no place for justice: Dodson; Admitting degrees of separation; Stolen, taken or removed, we suffered all the same; The facts indict the myth-makers; Cult of denial over blacks: Fraser -- Ch. 3: Stories of Separation: Peggy's story; Assimilation; Paul's story; Coolungar Thieves; Penny and Murray's story; Jennifer's story; Link-Up Services
Summary The unfinished business of Reconciliation in relation to the past forced removal of Aboriginal children has inspired strong feelings and much debate. What were the major findings of the "Bringing Them Home" Report? Should the federal government take responsibility for past wrongs and make a formal apology?
Analysis Aboriginal children
Aboriginal reconciliation
Case studies
Child welfare
Federal issue
National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres
Strait Islander Children from their Families (Australia) - Bringing them home
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: page 44
Audience Secondary students
Subject National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children from Their Families (Australia). Bringing them home
Aboriginal Australians -- Child welfare -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Aboriginal Australians -- Child welfare
Aboriginal Australians -- Children -- Government policy -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Aboriginal Australians -- Children -- Government policy.
Aboriginal Australians -- Children.
Aboriginal Australians -- Cultural assimilation.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions -- History -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- History -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy -- Removal
Child welfare -- Australia.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Government policy.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Government relations.
Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Institutional care.
Children, Aboriginal Australian.
Stolen generations (Australia)
Australia -- Social policy -- 20th century.
Author Healey, Justin.
LC no. 2001535800
ISBN 187681165X (paperback)