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Title Connection and disconnection : encounters between settlers and indigenous people in the Northern Territory / editors Tony Austin and Suzanne Parry
Published Darwin : NTU Press, 1998

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Description vii, 330 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction. An overview : Two centuries of contact / Suzanne Parry and Tony Austin -- 1. The British meet the Tiwi : Melville island, 1824 / JMR Cameron -- 2. Gillen time: The creation of an era / Richard Kimber -- 3. Police trackers : Myth and reality / Bill Wilson -- 4. Rationing's moral economy / Tim Rowse -- 5. Discourse and disclosure : The Daly River outrage / Michael F. Christie -- 6. A bag of lollies : Children as mediators in the Northern Territory / Lyn Riddett -- 7. The literary construction of 'Half-caste' in the 1930's : Gender, sexuality and race in the Northern Territory / Mickey Dewar -- 8. The dispossession of the Warumungu : Encounters on a North Australian mining frontier / David Carment -- 9. Taming the Yolngu : Methodists, race and schooling in Arnhem land 1916-1939 / Tony Austin -- 10. Mission endeavour : The impact of Christian missions on Aboriginal health / Suzanne Parry -- 11. Welfare colonialists : Context and encounters on government settlements / Julie T. Wells -- 12. The implementation of government funded Aboriginal education in the Northern Territory 1949 to 1955 / Margot Ford
Summary Annotation pending
Notes Cover illustration: Manmoyi schooling by Chris Ngaboy and Elizabeth Bangarr
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references
Subject Njelke
Cook, Cecil.
Elkin, A. P. (Adolphus Peter), 1891-1979.
Gillen, Frank (Francis James), 1855-1912
Hatfield, William, 1892-
Herbert, Xavier, 1901-1984.
Rubuntja, Wenten, approximately 1926-2005
Sayce, Conrad H. (Conrad Harvey), 1888-1935
Spencer, Baldwin, 1860-1929.
Stanner, W. E. H., 1905-1981.
Aboriginal Australians in literature.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- First contact with Europeans
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- History.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- History.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Stolen generations (Australia)
Australia -- Armed Forces -- Aboriginal Australians.
Northern Territory -- Ethnic relations.
Northern Territory -- Race relations -- History.
Northern Territory -- Race relations.
Author Austin, Tony, 1943-
Parry, Suzanne, 1951-
LC no. 00002007
ISBN 1876248262