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Liberating Aboriginal people from violence, Stephanie Jarrett

Label
Liberating Aboriginal people from violence
Title
Liberating Aboriginal people from violence
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Jarrett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"We need to support those who tell the truth" -- Bess Nungarrayi Price. There is a reluctance to scrutinise and address the fundamental cultural generators of Aboriginal violence. Where violence is seen as part of culture, too often it is defended as the cultures right to practice it
Cataloging source
APAR
Dewey number
362.849915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Liberating Aboriginal people from violence, Stephanie Jarrett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Foreword by Bess Nungarrayi Price
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 356-374
Contents
Barriers to solutions : misleading statistics; Interrupted memories; Mitigating circumstances: judicial emphasis on traditional violence -- Legitimacy of violence in traditional Aboriginal cultures : "Necessity" of violent punishment for Dreamtime sacrilege; Interpersonal violence in traditional times -- Continuity of traditional violence: Dangerous lands; Outstations; The Yolngu of north-east Arnhem Land; Towns and cities -- Shedding tradition's violent shackles : Aboriginal men's apology for violence; Income management as a pathway to the mainstream; From cultural compliance to personal choice
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 390 p.
Isbn
9781922168139
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a762742
  • (OCoLC)823104066
Label
Liberating Aboriginal people from violence, Stephanie Jarrett
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Foreword by Bess Nungarrayi Price
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 356-374
Contents
Barriers to solutions : misleading statistics; Interrupted memories; Mitigating circumstances: judicial emphasis on traditional violence -- Legitimacy of violence in traditional Aboriginal cultures : "Necessity" of violent punishment for Dreamtime sacrilege; Interpersonal violence in traditional times -- Continuity of traditional violence: Dangerous lands; Outstations; The Yolngu of north-east Arnhem Land; Towns and cities -- Shedding tradition's violent shackles : Aboriginal men's apology for violence; Income management as a pathway to the mainstream; From cultural compliance to personal choice
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 390 p.
Isbn
9781922168139
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a762742
  • (OCoLC)823104066

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