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Product Description: How are indigenous and local people faring in their dealings with mining and related industries in the first part of the 21st century? The unifying experience in all the resource-rich states covered in the book is the social and economic disadvantage experienced by indigenous peoples and local communities, paradoxically surrounded by wealth-producing projects...read more
By Marcia Langton (editor)

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9780415518215 | Routledge, April 12, 2012, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: How are indigenous and local people faring in their dealings with mining and related industries in the first part of the 21st century?

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Product Description: Revealing the dramatic story of the collision of two worlds, this historical study sheds light on the creation of contemporary Australia. Told from the perspective of the country's first people, this reference vividly brings to life the events that unfolded when the world's oldest living culture was overrun by its greatest empire...read more
By Wayne Atkinson (contributor), James Boyce (contributor), R. G. Kimber (contributor), Marcia Langton (editor) and Rachel Perkins (editor)

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9780522857269 | Melbourne Univ Pr, July 23, 2010, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Revealing the dramatic story of the collision of two worlds, this historical study sheds light on the creation of contemporary Australia.

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Product Description: Emerging from the growing interest in studying the relationship between indigenous peoples, and governments, and other indigenous groups, this collection of essays explores academic and public policy covering indigenous treaties. A comprehensive analysis, the included topics are as diverse as treaty making in New Zealand and British Columbia; land, the law, amd political rights for indigenous peoples; maritime agreements; Torres Strait Islander self-government; race discrimination in Australia; the Timor Sea Treaty; and copyright and intellectual property issues for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander authors...read more
By Marcia Langton (editor), Lisa Palmer (editor), Kathryn Shain (editor) and Maureen Tehan (editor)

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9780522851069 | Melbourne Univ Pr, March 15, 2006, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Emerging from the growing interest in studying the relationship between indigenous peoples, and governments, and other indigenous groups, this collection of essays explores academic and public policy covering indigenous treaties.

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Written by established and emerging Indigenous intellectuals from a variety of positions, perspectives and places, these essays generate new ways of seeing and understanding Indigenous Australian history, culture, identity and knowledge in both national and global contexts. From museums to Mabo, anthropology to art, feminism to film, land rights to literature, the essays collected here offer provocative insights and compelling arguments around the historical and contemporary issues confronting IndigenousAustralian today -- Cover. (view table of contents)
By Ian Anderson (introduced by), Michele Grossman (editor), Marcia Langton (introduced by) and Aileen Moreton-Robinson (introduced by)

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9780522850697 | Melbourne Univ Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Written by established and emerging Indigenous intellectuals from a variety of positions, perspectives and places, these essays generate new ways of seeing and understanding Indigenous Australian history, culture, identity and knowledge in both national and global contexts.

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