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Author Dawes, Glenn Desmond

Title Break on through : indigenous youth subcultures and education / Glenn Dawes
Published Townsville, Qld. : Centre for Social Research, James Cook University, 1998


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  370.1130994 Daw/Bot  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 184 pages ; 21 cm
Summary This book attempts to fill the gap in knowledge about why so many Indigenous youth fail to satisfactorily finish their education with often disastrous results for their prospects and that of their communities. The study focuses on gaining the perceptions of 5 youths about their teachers, peers and subjects
Analysis Ethnic minorities - education (Queensland,Australia ) Australian Aboriginal studies ALL AUSTRALIAN INDIGENOUS MATERIAL
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 175-184
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Education (Secondary) -- Australia -- Queensland.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Childhood and youth.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Queensland -- Ethnic identity.
Aboriginal Australians -- Youth -- Australia -- Queensland.
School-to-work transition -- Australia -- Queensland.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Education (Secondary) -- Australia -- Queensland.
Torres Strait Islanders -- Queensland -- Ethnic identity
Torres Strait Islanders -- Queensland -- Youth
Torres Strait Islanders -- Australia -- Queensland -- Childhood and youth.
Youth, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Queensland.
Youth, Torres Strait Islander -- Queensland
Author James Cook University of North Queensland. Centre for Social Research
LC no. 00300405
ISBN 187605543X