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We, the aborigines

Douglas Lockwood

We, the aborigines

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aboriginal Australians.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1970 ed. published by U. Smith, Sydney, in series: Walkabout pocketbooks.

    StatementDouglas Lockwood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN665 .L62 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 p. :
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4410864M
    ISBN 10031321977X
    LC Control Number79014359
    OCLC/WorldCa4883793

    As the title of a recent book by Aboriginal academics Megan Davis and Marcia Langton says, “It’s Our Country”. Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders see themselves as “first peoples” whose ancestral status gives them ownership and jurisdiction over Aboriginal land. They do not regard the existing Australian nation as their true country. Stories of Aboriginal people & culture, including Albert Namatjira. Tribes represented: Aranda, Djumindjung, Wailbri, Pitjentjarra Nongomeri, Iwaija, Jabu and Moola Boola Douglas Lockwood began writing books based on his own knowledge and experiences with the Aborigines of northern and central Australia in the late s. (Christian Book Newsletter) This is a book of immense power a major event in the history of Australian self-understanding. Do not underestimate it. (Adelaide Advertiser) John Harris has written an astonishingly powerful and comprehensive book It is a passionate work, but one that is also beautifully controlled and balanced.5/5(8).


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