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Author Haebich, Anna.

Title For their own good : Aborigines and government in the southwest of Western Australia, 1900-1940 / by Anna Haebich
Published Nedlands, W.A. : University of Western Australia Press for the Charles and Joy Staples West Region Publication Fund Committee, 1988


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  305.899150941 Hae/Fto  AVAILABLE
 MELB  305.899150941 HAE-F  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 413 pages : illustrations, 1 facsimile, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
regular print
Series Staples South West Region publication series, 1030-3359
Staples South West Region publication series.
Contents Includes index
Summary Deterioration of economic conditions from independence to poverty; government policy, protection, assimilation; Aborigines Act 1905; employment, training, permits; education, exclusion; A.O. Neville; native settlements; childrens homes; institutional life; identity; reserves, town camps; missionaries; Depression, poverty; protest, resistance; Moseley Royal Commission; Native Administration Act 1936; discrimination; racism; Carrolup, Moore River, Gnowangerup, Beverley, Narrogin, Kellerberrin, Katanning, Brookton
Analysis Aboriginal Australians Government relations Australia Western Australia
Aboriginal Australians History Australia Western Australia
Western Australia History 20th century
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 391-403
Subject Neville, A. O. (Auber Octavius), 1875-1954.
Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations.
Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- Government relations.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Treatment -- Australia -- Western Australia -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Western Australia.
Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- Australia -- Western Australia -- History.
Aborigines Act 1905
Western Australia -- History -- 1901-1945
Western Australia -- History -- 20th century.
Western Australia, Southwest
White City (Sideshow Alley)
Author Charles and Joy Staples South West Region Publications Fund Committee
LC no. 89139671
ISBN 0855642807
0855642920 (paperback: corrected)