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            Aboriginal Frontiers And Boundaries In Australia
               

            Aboriginal Frontiers And Boundaries In Australia (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Prescott, J. R. V.; Davis, S. L.

            • RRP: $32.50
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            Over the past decade there have been 32 land rights cases in the Northern Territory which have been started or completed. This book charts the territories of various Aboriginal groups throughout Australia.

            ISBN 9780522844832
            Published NZ 31 Aug 1988
            Publisher Melbourne University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Westminster Legacies: Democracy and Responsible Government in Asia and the Pacific
               

            Westminster Legacies: Democracy and Responsible Government in Asia and the Pacific (Paperback, New title)

            Edited by Patapan, Haig; Wanna, John; Weller, Patrick

            • RRP: $59.99
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            Examines the ways in which the Westminster system has influenced the shaping of responsible government and democracy across Asia, Australasia and the Pacific.This a comparative analysis of the transplanted Westminster systems throughout Asia and the Pacific - even though the regi...on is littered with diverse Westminster-derived systems.
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            ISBN 9780868408484
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2005
            Publisher NewSouth Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Dictionary of Australian and New Guinean Mammals
             

            Dictionary of Australian and New Guinean Mammals (Hardback)

            By Strahan, Ronald; Conder, Pamela

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            A guide to the mammals of both Australia and Melanesia. This work includes biographical notes on the 50 zoologists who have been the principal contributors to the taxonomy of Australian and New Guinean mammals. It also includes an account of the principles and practices of animal... nomenclature, with a bibliography, and an index on common names.
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            ISBN 9780643091672
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2007
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Learning the Ropes
              

            Learning the Ropes (Paperback)

            By Saunders, Keith

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            The autobiography of Keith Saunders which also includes accounts of some Australian fights.

            ISBN 9780855752378
            Published NZ 1 Oct 1992
            Publisher Misc - NewSouth
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Theorising Early Childhood Practice: Emerging Dialogues
             

            Theorising Early Childhood Practice: Emerging Dialogues (Paperback)

            Edited by Keesing-Styles, Linda; Hedges, Helen

            • RRP: $50.00
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            Early childhood education is a collaborative undertaking. Mutual interests and concerns and joint efforts are hallmarks of the field. This volume represents a new form of collective venture: writers from Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand teaming up and joining forces to write ab...out current issues critical to the sector. Each chapter represents a trans-Tasman dialogue between the authors.
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            ISBN 9781876138264
            Published NZ 1 Jan 2007
            Publisher Pademelon Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders
               

            Stars of Tagai: The Torres Strait Islanders (Paperback)

            By Sharp, Nonie

            • RRP: $34.99
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            Explores four meanings of the Tagai myth in the life of the Islanders. This book examines the social issues involved in the Mabo case and to give a picture of the fabric of life of the Mariam people of the Murray Islands, a subgroup of the Torres Strait Islanders.

            ISBN 9780855752385
            Published NZ 1 Jan 1993
            Publisher Misc - NewSouth
            Interest Age 13+ years
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            Story About Feeling
              

            Story About Feeling (Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Neidje, Bill; Edited by Taylor / Keith

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            Provides insights into aspects of traditional Aboriginal lore, and the feelings of the people who belong to Kakadu and how they read their country. The text includes reproductions of bark paintings and artefacts from coastal Arnhem Land.

            ISBN 9780958810104
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2007
            Publisher Magabala Books
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            Dream Travelers: Sleep Experiences and Culture in the Western Pacific
               

            Dream Travelers: Sleep Experiences and Culture in the Western Pacific (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2003 ed.)

            Edited by Lohmann, R.

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            When some groups dream, they assume that their spirits literally leave the body to travel, meet other spirits, and acquire valuable knowledge with dramatic consequence for relationships. This work is about Melanesian, Aboriginal Australian, and Indonesian peoples who hold this as...sumption.
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            ISBN 9781403963307
            Released NZ 12 Dec 2003
            Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Culture, Economy and Governance in Aboriginal Australia - Proceedings of Workshop at Sydney University 30 Nov - 1 Dec 2004
              

            Culture, Economy and Governance in Aboriginal Australia - Proceedings of Workshop at Sydney University 30 Nov - 1 Dec 2004 (Paperback)

            Interviewer Austin-Broos, Diane; Macdonald, Gaynor

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            "This timely collection of articles explores some of the most pressing issues confronting both Australia's Indigenous Peoples and Australia as a nation." The publication brings together contributors from a range of disciplines and experiences. These contributions paint challengin...g, provocative, even contradictory pictures, providing a range of perspectives and substantive data.
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            ISBN 9781920898205
            Published NZ 2 May 2008
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            More Than a Music Box: Radio Cultures and Communities in a Multi-Media World
              

            More Than a Music Box: Radio Cultures and Communities in a Multi-Media World (Hardback)

            Edited by Crisell, Andrew

            • RRP: $449.99
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            This collection of essays shows how in North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia and the South Pacific, radio continues to provide distinctive forms of content for the individual listener, yet also enables ethnic and cultural groups to maintain their sense of identity.... Ranging from radio among the primordial communities to digital broadcasting and the internet, these essays suggest that the benefits and gratifications which radio confers remain unique and irreplaceable in this multi-media age.
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            ISBN 9781571814739
            Publisher Berghahn Books
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Polygons: Cultural Diversities & Intersections
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