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Author Heppell, M.

Title Black out in Alice : a history of the establishment and development of town camps in Alice Springs / M. Heppell and J. J. Wigley
Published Canberra : Australian National University, Development Studies Centre, 1981

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 W'PONDS  333.715 Hep/Boi  AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 216 pages : illustrations, maps, plans ; 25 cm
Series Development Studies Centre monograph ; no. 26
Monograph / Development Studies Centre, Australian National University, 0157-5767 ; no. 26
Monograph (Australian National University. Development Studies Centre) ; 26
Development Studies Centre monograph ; no. 26
Monograph (Australian National University. Development Studies Centre) ; no. 26
Contents The Alice -- Race relations in Alice Spirings -- The contribution of the Aborigines to the Centralian economy -- The Alice Springs town camps -- Alternative accommodation -- Improved shelter for town campers, 1960-74 -- Land rights for town campers -- Development at Mt Nancy, 1976-78 -- Consultation and the design process -- Design synthesis -- A town campers' council -- Appendices : A petition to the Chief Minister of the Northern Territory, 1979 -- Table of developments in town camps -- Floor plans of houses designed by Mt Nancy households -- Diary of Mt Nancy roadworks development
Summary Study of Alice Springs Aboriginal town camps in the context of race relations and bureaucratic administration; historical overview of housing provision in the area including the role of the Aboriginal Housing Panel, the development programmes funded by DAA and the Tangatjira Council; contribution of Aborigines to the Central Australian economy; problems of acquiring rights to land in town areas; details of consultation processes involved in creating housing designs and camp plans
Analysis Aboriginal Australians Housing Australia Alice Springs (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians Social conditions Australia Alice Springs (N.T.)
Alice Springs (N.T.) Race relations
Aboriginal Australians - Northern Territory - Alice Springs - Dwellings
Aboriginal Australians - Northern Territory - Alice Springs - Housing
Aboriginal Australians - Northern Territory - Alice Springs - Social conditions
Architecture, Domestic - Northern Territory - Alice Springs
Notes Australian Aborigines. Housing. Social aspects. Northern Territory. Alice Springs, to 1978 (ANB/PRECIS SIN 0483966)
Residences for Australian Aborigines. Architectural design. Northern Territory. Alice Springs (ANB/PRECIS SIN 0483974)
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 209-212
Notes Also issued online
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Monograph (Australian National University. Development Studies Centre) no:26 0157-5767
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Dwellings -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs
Aboriginal Australians -- Dwellings -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Aboriginal Australians -- Housing -- Australia -- Alice Springs (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Housing -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Housing -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Alice Springs (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Alice Springs (N.T.) -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs -- Housing
Aboriginal Australians -- Dwellings -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs (N.T.) -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Education -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs -- Social conditions
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs
Architecture, Domestic -- Australia -- Alice Springs (N.T.)
Architecture, Domestic -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs (N.T.)
Architecture, Domestic -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs
Alice Springs (N.T.) -- Race relations.
Author Wigley, J. J. (Julian J.)
Australian National University. Development Studies Centre.
LC no. 81066921
ISBN 0909150419