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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

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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-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKnight, David
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Contents
  • 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.
  • Map of the Wellesley Islands
  • 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.
  • 1.
  • Why isn't something done?
  • Introduction
  • 2.
  • Anthropological views of 'the problem of drinking'
  • 3.
  • Policies and practices: putting Aborigines 'in their place'
  • 4.
Control code
6778515
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780415271516
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Uk)gb A20Y2564
  • 6778515
  • (BNAtoc)B0633175
  • (BNAtoc)V3H80637
Label
From hunting to drinking : the devastating effects of alcohol on an Australian Aboriginal community, David McKnight
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography
Contents
  • 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.
  • Map of the Wellesley Islands
  • 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.
  • 1.
  • Why isn't something done?
  • Introduction
  • 2.
  • Anthropological views of 'the problem of drinking'
  • 3.
  • Policies and practices: putting Aborigines 'in their place'
  • 4.
Control code
6778515
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780415271516
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Uk)gb A20Y2564
  • 6778515
  • (BNAtoc)B0633175
  • (BNAtoc)V3H80637

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