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The abundant culture : meaning and significance in everyday Australia / edited by David Headon, Joy Hooton, Donald Horne. (1995)

Authors: Headon, David John, 1950-, Horne, Donald, 1921-, Hooton, Joy W. (Joy Wendy), 1935-
Publisher:St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 88 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 88 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xvi, 245 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents:
  • 1. Future pasts /​ David Carter
  • 2. The new heroes -inventing a heritage /​ Peter Cochrane
  • 3. Things we want to keep: discovering Australia's cultural heritage /​ Ken Taylor
  • 4. 1974, for example /​ Peter Read
  • 5. Australia and the world in schoolbooks /​Julian Thomas
  • 6. The beach, the coast, the signifier, the feral transcendence and pumpin' at Byron Bay /​ Craig McGregor
  • 7. Laurie and Noeline and Sylvania Waters /​ Joy Hooton
  • 8. Strictly Stomper - the new Australian films /​ David Headon
  • 9. Packer cricket /​ Richard Cashman
  • 10. It's SONY rock and roll: contemporary Oz rock /​ Philip Hayward
  • 11. The funny country /​ Richard Harris
  • 12. Tabloid culture in the 1950s /​ Ann Curthoys and Kathryn Evans
  • 13. Profits from the desert? The Adelaide Festival of the Arts /​ Andrew Taylor
  • 14. Are we what we eat? /​ Beverley Kingston
  • 15. The politics of the Australian tribe: a confidential report by an anthropologist from outer space /​ Donald Horne.
  • 16. Inventing 'The Economy' /​ Jo-Anne Claire Pemberton
  • 17. Words fail us - political language in the 1990s /​ Judy Brett
  • 18. Jacking up: styles of protest in Australia /​ James Warden
  • 19. Making diversity work: the changing cultures of Australian workplaces /​ Bill Cope and Mary Kalantzis
  • 20. A sporting chance? The governing of Aboriginal sport /​Vicky Paraschak
  • 21. 'Life and sweaty': ethnic communities at play /​ Philip Mosely
  • 22. Doing it with your mates: connecting aspects of modern Australian masculinity /​ Peter Looker
  • 23. The mirrored ceiling: fashion and Australian women /​Margaret Maynard
  • 24. Behind bars - the meaning of zoos /​ Kay J. Anderson.
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Notes:
  • CIP confirmed.
  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographies.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 1863736441 (pbk.) :
Dewey Number:
  • 306.0994
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 11102609
  • 11102609
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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