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The Resource From hunting to drinking : the devastating effects of alcohol on an Australian Aboriginal community, David McKnight

From hunting to drinking : the devastating effects of alcohol on an Australian Aboriginal community, David McKnight

Label
From hunting to drinking : the devastating effects of alcohol on an Australian Aboriginal community
Title
From hunting to drinking
Title remainder
the devastating effects of alcohol on an Australian Aboriginal community
Statement of responsibility
David McKnight
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKnight, David
Dewey number
362.292099436
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Alcoholism
Label
From hunting to drinking : the devastating effects of alcohol on an Australian Aboriginal community, David McKnight
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-234) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Anthropological views of 'the problem of drinking' -- 3. Policies and practices : putting Aborigines 'in their place' -- 4. The social and historical background of the Wellesley Islands -- 5. Changing relationships between the generations -- 6. 'Try-ask' and 'knock-back' -- 7. The snake -- 8. The shire and the canteen -- 9. The destruction of the community and of the self -- 10. Childhood and formal education -- 11. Law and the police -- 12. The built environment -- 13. 'You can't stop native people from drinking'? -- 14. Why isn't something done? -- 15. Conclusions
Control code
ocm56204743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 239 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203398326
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56204743
Label
From hunting to drinking : the devastating effects of alcohol on an Australian Aboriginal community, David McKnight
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-234) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Anthropological views of 'the problem of drinking' -- 3. Policies and practices : putting Aborigines 'in their place' -- 4. The social and historical background of the Wellesley Islands -- 5. Changing relationships between the generations -- 6. 'Try-ask' and 'knock-back' -- 7. The snake -- 8. The shire and the canteen -- 9. The destruction of the community and of the self -- 10. Childhood and formal education -- 11. Law and the police -- 12. The built environment -- 13. 'You can't stop native people from drinking'? -- 14. Why isn't something done? -- 15. Conclusions
Control code
ocm56204743
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 239 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203398326
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56204743

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