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Alien to citizen : settling migrants in Australia, 1945-75 / Ann-Mari Jordens. (1997)

Authors: Jordens, Ann-Mari, 1940-, Australian Archives, Jordens, Ann-Mari, Australian archives
Publisher:St. Leonards N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin in association with the Australian Archives,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 84 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 85 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Jordens, Ann-Mari, 1940-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xiv, 306 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Summary:
  • Explaores the settling migrants in Australia during the years 1945-75.
Contents:
  • 1. The role of the Department of Immigration in migrant settlement 1945-75
  • 2. The two faces of the Department of Immigration:social workers and selectors
  • 3. Non-compliant women in Holding Centres
  • 4. Marginalised migrants:the mentally ill and aliens in rural areas
  • 5. Communicating with migrants:teaching English to adults and children
  • 6. Towards access and equity:interpreting and translating services
  • 7. From assimilation to integration
  • 8. Promoting Australian citizenship
  • 9. Towards a more equal citizenship 'bargain'
  • 10. The role of the Department of Immigration in eroding the 'white Australia policy'
  • 11. The Department of Immigration under labor 1972-75
  • 12. Immigration, citizenship and settlement:goals, achievements and unintended consequences. Appendix: Australian Archives records of post-war immigration.
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Notes:
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 1864484225 :
Dewey Number:
  • 362.840086910994
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 13139702
  • 13139702
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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