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Author Fletcher, Christine, 1944-

Title Trapped in civil society : Aborigines and federalism in Australia / Christine Fletcher
Published Casuarina, N.T. : North Australia Research Unit, Australian National University, 1996


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Description 25 pages ; 25 cm
Series North Australia Research Unit discussion paper, 1327-4791 ; no. 4/1996
Discussion paper (Australian National University. North Australia Research Unit) ; no. 4/1996
Summary Against a background of changing political climate in Indigenous affairs, explores broad differences between western and Indigenous social institutions; outlines two different views of self-determination which have not, in practice, found common ground, despite the notion of self-determination being part of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander affairs rhetoric for three decades
Analysis ATSIC
Civil liberties
Federal issue
Self determination
Social justice
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 22-25
Notes North Australia Research Unit discusson paper no:1996/no. 4 1037-5112
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Civil rights.
Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations.
Aboriginal Australians -- Politics and government.
Self-determination, National -- Australia.
Australia -- Race relations.
Author Fletcher Christine
Australian National University. North Australia Research Unit.
ISSN 1327-4791
ISBN 0731525299