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Aboriginal women by degrees : their stories of the journey towards academic achievement / edited by Mary Ann Bin-Sallik. (2000)

Authors: Bin-Sallik, Mary Ann.
Publisher:St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 78 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 78 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • viii, 203 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Summary:
  • A valuable Aboriginal perspective, these are inside stories about overcoming the sometimes invisible barriers of racial prejudice. The thirteen women from different backgrounds and communities across the nation are proud to represent their Aboriginal heritage. Successful graduates, they are now practitioners in law, art, academia.
Contents:
  • Ch. 1. Introduction: Women's Business /​ Mary Ann Bin-Sallik
  • Ch. 2. Black Pearl /​ Lillian Holt
  • Ch. 3. From Outback to Academia /​ Veronica Arbon
  • Ch. 4. Clever, Quiet and Obedient /​ Isabelle Adams
  • Ch. 5. Mirrakopal /​ Miriam Stead Raymond
  • Ch. 6. Strong Role Models /​ Larissa Behrendt
  • Ch. 7. Education Is the Cure /​ Davina Woods
  • Ch. 8. Creativity Is the Name of the Game /​ Nerida White
  • Ch. 9. Anything But Aboriginal /​ Lyn Devow
  • Ch. 10. Well, I Rest My Case! /​ Jackie Huggins
  • Ch. 11. Working for the Crown /​ Veronica McClintic
  • Ch. 12. The Circle is Complete /​ Eleanor Bourke
  • Ch. 13. Indigenous Pedagogy /​ Miriam-Rose Ungunmerr-Baumann
  • Ch. 14. Epilogue: Common Threads /​ Mary Ann Bin-Sallik.
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Notes:
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography.
  • Bob Hawke copy donated by Prof Lowitja O'Donoghue.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0702231479
Dewey Number:
  • 378.198299915
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 21436327
  • 21436327
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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