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Obliged to be difficult : Nugget Coomb's legacy in indigenous affairs / Tim Rowse. (2000)

Authors: Rowse, Tim, 1951-
Publisher:New York : Cambridge University Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 95 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 95 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Rowse, Tim, 1951-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • vii, 254 p. ; 23 cm.
  • vii, 254 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents:
  • 1. Modest mandate of 1967
  • 2. 'Land ownership for Aborigines presents difficult problems'
  • 3. Mediating the Yolngu
  • 4. Voice and feet
  • 5. North and south
  • 6. National indigenous leadership?
  • 7. Clans and councils
  • 8. 'As nasty a piece of chicanery as I can remember'
  • 9. Effectively Aboriginal
  • 10. Indigenous public sphere
  • 11. From James Cook to Eva Valley
  • 12. 1940s in the 1990s
  • Conclusion. Beyond Howard, Hanson and Herron.
  • Machine derived contents note: 1. The modest mandate of 1967
  • 5. North and South
  • 6. A national Indigenous leadership?
  • 8. As nasty a piece of chicanery as I can remember
  • 10. An Indigenous public sphere
  • 12. The 1940s in the 1990s.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 224-228) and index.
  • Donation. ANU COOP 20120212 Brissenden collection, ANU Library.
  • Signed by author 1 copy.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0521773539 (hb)
  • 0521774101 (pbk.)
Dewey Number:
  • 305.89915 362.84/​9915
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 22156085
  • 22156085
  • 22076828
  • 22076828
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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