Culture anthropolgy on Aborigines of australia
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...Aborigines of Australia Cultural Anthropology on Aborigines of Australia [Institute’s Cultural Anthropology on Aborigines of Australia A civilization is marked by its traditions, beliefs, concepts, history, grandeur, and customs that it possesses. It is not a mere representation of the invasions it went through famous heroic talents or through power; but it is its richness and the fertility in its belief that keeps the civilization and its people continue to exist even after centuries of evolution. Similar is the example of the Aborigines of Australia, who continued to fight for their existence on the mere behalf of their own unity and faith that even today... Running Head: Cultural Anthropology on...
Native American Topic: Geographic Evolution in N. America, Compare & Contrast with Australian Aborigines, Land Ownership Issues
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...Aborigine Attitude Towards Land 3. Laws Concerning Native Land Ownership in North America and Australia a. North America b. Australia Native American and Australian Aborigines Land Ownership Issues Native Americans in North America and Australian Aborigines suffered under European colonization. Death, disease, and resettlement were experienced by both. This occurred uniquely in each country. However, geographically both the Native Americans and Aborigines had land taken from them. Both groups were resettled to undesired parts of each individual country. Only in the recent years have... Outline Colonization Effects on Land Ownership in North America and Australia. 2. Native American and Australian...
Mini research proposal
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...Aborigines Due To Competition for Indigenous Environment Introduction In the midst of human evolution, there is overwhelming evidence that aborigine communities are increasingly being sidelined in economic activities. This is an issue of ethical concern especially considering that aborigines have little influence on the mainstream way of life in the modern society. Whereas the aborigines have demonstrated a strong connection with their natural habitat, modernity has posed a serious threat to the existence of aborigines and their indigenous environment (Tough, 1997). I have noted with interest the similarities between the Libya’s aborigines and Canadian aborigines when... Issues Affecting Canadian...
Introduction to Indigenous Australia
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...Aboriginality by Michael Dodson is an article that voices outDodson’s concern on the perception of the Aborigines by early settlers. He brings out the perceptions of the different groups of people; religious men, scientists, as well as, educationists. The Aboriginal people as Dodson says Aborigines were regarded as barbaric, uncouth and blood thirsty. The Aborigines are further seen to be below all forms of existing beings. Religious men referred to Aborigines as immoral, unfit to be in any divine presence and that they were in the same level as brutes. The opinions of scientists were by far the crudest of them all. Scientists... ? Critical Review Introduction The end in the beginning: Re(de)finding...
Indigenous Australian and Diabetes
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...Aborigines, who are the natives of Australia. They live in marginalized areas where there are no hospitals or clinics, do not earn well from employment and do not feed well. As such, Aborigines health is very poor compared to other Australians. Statistics indicate that only about forty... ? Australian Indigenous health: Diabetes Australian Indigenous health: Diabetes Introduction Australia is one of the most developed countries in the world with one of the best Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rates and Producer Price Index (PPI). It has one of the best health systems as well. The health system is, however, biased as some people in Australia do not have access to good healthcare, especially the...
Research an INDIGENOUS RELIGIOUS MYTH (in the terminology of the class) and:
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...Aboriginal Religious Mythology Cowan argues that, even though mythology and rituals complements each other, the two never coincide completely (16). Rituals in this case involve acting out events in the myths, mythology justifying, substantiating, or explaining different rituals. Myths usually pertain to matters that are of great importance to human being, which may include life, death, creation, fertility, and the relationship between nature and people. Struik Publishers et al. (382) noted that the Indigenous Aborigines of Australia once depended on subsistence farming as their source of livelihood. In this case, the Aborigines depended entirely on plants and animals provided... by nature,...
Kevin Gilbert-Australian Indigenous Author/Artist
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...Aboriginal. He was the youngest child in a family of eight children and unfortunately, both his parents died when he was only seven years of age. From then on, Gilbert was brought up by his eldest sister. He managed to attend school but dropped out at age 14, just after completing his fifth grade. After this, he sought employment and managed to secure seasonal itinerant jobs (Williams 1998). Gilbert married a European... ?Kevin Gilbert-Australian Indigenous Artist Overview of the life and background of Kevin Gilbert Kevin Gilbert was an Australian artist born in Condobolin, New South Wales in 1933. He was born of the Kamilaroi and Wiradjuri peoples. Gilbert was born to an Irish father, his mother...
Kevin Gilbert-Australian Indigenous Author/Artist
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...Aboriginal. He was the youngest child in a family of eight children and unfortunately, both his parents died when he was only seven years of age. From then on, Gilbert was brought up by his eldest sister. He managed to attend school but dropped out at age 14, just after completing his fifth grade. After this, he sought employment and managed to secure seasonal itinerant jobs (Williams 1998). Gilbert married a European... Kevin Gilbert-Australian Indigenous Artist Overview of the life and background of Kevin Gilbert Kevin Gilbert was an Australian artist born in Condobolin, New South Wales in 1933. He was born of the Kamilaroi and Wiradjuri peoples. Gilbert was born to an Irish father, his mother...
Are those new ways of communicating and disseminating information (such as Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, Blogs etc.) a positive or negative influence on the democratic system in either the United State or Canada?
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...Aboriginals although according to Dahbour the Aborigines were not included in the process (1-18). The Act recognized the role of federal government and provincial governments thus leaving no room for any other form of government. In 1982 the federal government with consent of provinces (EXCEPT QUEBEC) allowed the British parliament to amend authority to pass laws affecting Canada. Canada repatriated control over its constitution thus outlining the future development for Aborigines (Russell 5). Aborigines in this case represent four groupings: Inuits, Metis, registered... Introduction The British North American Act of 1867 acknowledged the existence of distinct provinces especially of the Québec and...
Indigenous Studies/Bachelor of Nursing
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...aborigines. The purpose of this report is to critically analyze the effect of the segregation and assimilation policies on the current health status of the aboriginals. The Policies of Segregation and Assimilation: Australia was originally inhabited by the aboriginal people. However, the life of the indigenous society suffered devastating and irreversible changes... Impact of Governmental Policies on Australian Indigenous Society: Analysis of Present Indigenous Health Status The Australian society is one of the world’s most culturally diverse societies and the country’s indigenous or native population constitutes around 2.5% of the total population (Australian Bureau of Statistics, 2007). It would...
Land, identity, and colonial dispossession Aboriginal and settler relations in Australia
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...Aboriginal and Settler Relations in Australia Introduction Green p34) s that reconciliation in Australia must involve respect and unity between non-indigenous Australians and indigenous Aborigines, in which there is value for equity and justice among all Australians. This peacemaking paradigm has emerged as a particularly important concept given the mass violation of human rights and mass atrocities that have marked the relationship between the two groups. Providing an alternative to realpolitik and state diplomacy in the restoration and rebuilding and relationships, this concept of reconciliation requires the acknowledgement of harm, establishment of truth... Land, Identity, and Colonial Dispossession:...
Reconciliation in the Community (Australia)(6)
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...Aborigines and the non-Aborigines (You & Me Unity. 2011, 6-7). The article persuasively states that there is a need to address the lacunae in the constitution, to help create the reality of a 21st Australia, as a nation that shares a vision in the common aspiration that Australia has. The article continues that the values and attitudes of the Aboriginal and Torre Strait Islanders were neither allowed the chance to participate in drafting the constitution, nor were they extended universal... Reconciliation Number Department Introduction Personally, I am persuaded that there is a need to amend the constitution, so as to allow indigenous people to be recognised in their own right within it. The need to ...
Film Pitch
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...Aborigine athlete, with the Aborigines’ struggles and rights in Australia ‘acting’ as the background. Long Cathy Freeman is one of the well-known sporting athletes from Australia because of her exploits in the Sydney Olympics in 2000 and various other achievements. Being an aboriginal girl from Australia’s ‘backyard’, she made all the way to the top of the world through her optimum ability and hard work. With the aborigines being one of the suppressed sections of the Australian society, particularly few decades earlier, her subjugation and the eventual triumph... is an inspiration for many aborigines. So, the main line of this documentary is capturing the struggles of the...
Field Essay Report
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...Aboriginal society has the longest continuous cultural history in the world, with origins dating back at least 50,000 years, possibly even 70,000. (Singh, Andrew, Andy, Choy, Finlay, Greenway, Kenny, Morrissey, O`Byrne & Scott, 2001, p.22) Indeed, if we think about it, even the word "Aboriginal" itself, which comes from Latin, means "from the beginning". For some time now Melbourne Museum has been hosting a series of Indigenous exhibitions in an attempt to put in the spotlight the issues still in dispute. At present, there are six... How is Indigenous history and the current situation of Indigenous peoples in Victoria presented at the Melbourne Museum`s Bunjilaka exhibition? Abstract The Australian A...
How Is Indigenous History and the Current Situation of Indidenous Peoples in Victoria Presented at the Melbourne Museum's Bunjil
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...Aboriginal society has the longest continuous cultural history in the world, with origins dating back at least 50,000 years, possibly even 70,000. (Singh, Andrew, Andy, Choy, Finlay, Greenway, Kenny, Morrissey, O`Byrne & Scott, 2001, p.22) Indeed, if we think about it, even the word "Aboriginal" itself, which comes from Latin, means "from the beginning". For some time now Melbourne Museum has been hosting a series of Indigenous exhibitions in an attempt to put in the spotlight the issues still in dispute. At present, there are six... ?How is Indigenous history and the current situation of Indigenous peoples in Victoria presented at the Melbourne Museum`s Bunjilaka exhibition? Abstract The Australian...
Child Care Aboriginal Australia
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...aboriginal children and children of mixed marriages who were removed from their Aboriginalhomes by the Australian government and taken to white settlements into an attempt to assimilate, or integrate, white and Aboriginal cultures. For the most part, many of these children never saw their parents or relatives again. The "lost generation" has been the subject of most contemporary Aboriginal literature. Most noticeably, Doris Pilkington's Rabbit Proof Fence tells the story of three girls escape from the white society in which they were placed and return to their Aboriginal reservations. "Assimilation" refers to the attempts of white Australian... Terms The term "stolen generation" refers to black...
Culture competent care in nursing
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...Aborigines have a special culture that can be difficult for outsiders to understand and work around. However, it is the responsibility of nurses to provide relevant and effective services to people from all types of cultures (Campinha-Bacote, 2011). Aboriginal culture is very conservative, and they still believe in old medicinal practices that discourage the use of modern medical services. For nurses, the need to circumvent the obstacles created by the Aboriginal culture can be satisfied by adopting a couple of measures. First, the language barrier can be overcome by learning the fundamental aspects of Aboriginal language (Cameron... Culture Competent Care in Nursing Culture Competent Care in Nursing...
Aboriginal (Native) Peoples of Canada: there perspectives on mental disorders
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...ABORIGINES’ PERCEPTIONS ON MENTAL DISORDERS Aboriginal (Native) Peoples of Canada: There Perspectives on Mental Disorders of Student] [Name of Institution] Introduction The increasing awareness and need to address mental health problems and issues among the aboriginal communities of Canada are quite apparent. A major contributing factor to this increased awareness of mental health among the Canadian aboriginals is the escalating rate of mental illnesses such as anxiety and depression and their effects (Olive, 1992). In addition, suicide cases and domestic violence have also been on the rise in the recent past, making the need to address mental health problems an urgent one... Running Head: CANADIAN...
Assimilation and the Australian Aborigine
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...Aborigine Assimilation occurs within all cultures to some degree, often to the detriment of the assimilated culture. Such is the case in Australia, where the indigenous population has been subjected to indignity and atrocity for much of Australia's early history. Early twentieth century assimilation efforts were little better in many ways. Assimilation has been unsuccessful in terms of the lasting effects it has had on the Aboriginal people. Cultural assimilation refers to the process whereby a minority culture gradually becomes absorbed into another established community, often adopting the customs, speech... , and other characteristics of the dominant community. This can be forced or...
Assimilation(white policy)
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...aboriginals. As a result, it is of much significance to look at the winning sides of assimilation in Australia in an attempt to create an inclusive Australian society with common values, rights and beliefs. Assimilation in Australia is an appropriate policy considering its allowance for ten native people to maintain their cultural inclination, values and belonging. As such, assimilating people into the Australian culture allows people to keep their values and keep them for future generations to adopt and practice. This way, assimilation allows ways... Assimilation of minority groups in the Australian society is an issue of great interest considering the debate around its use and disuse to include...
Neil stonechild
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...Aborigine, more commonly termed as a native, is a part of the first recognized population of a locality. These Aborigines were present even before the discovery of countries such as Australia and Canada. There is no question that there are great differences and diversities between Aborigines and non-Aborigines living presently in different countries, both groups with different traditions, languages, and ethnicity. In Canada, different attempts were made to integrate the culture of Canadians to the aborigines. It was only in 1991 that the government of Canada formed a Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (RCAP) to attend to the concerns of the Aborigines of Canada... THE NEIL STONECHILD CASE An...
Aboriginal (Native) Peoples of Canada: there Perspectives on Mental Disorders
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...ABORIGINES’ PERCEPTIONS ON MENTAL DISORDERS Aboriginal (Native) Peoples of Canada: There Perspectives on Mental Disorders [Name of Student] [Name of Institution] Introduction The increasing awareness and need to address mental health problems and issues among the aboriginal communities of Canada are quite apparent. A major contributing factor to this increased awareness of mental health among the Canadian aboriginals is the escalating rate of mental illnesses such as anxiety and depression and their effects (Olive, 1992). In addition, suicide cases and domestic violence have also been on the rise in the recent past, making the need to address mental health problems an urgent... ?Running Head: CANADIAN...
What is lost when indigenous Australian use standard English?
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...Aboriginal people in Australia. As Australia was colonized by the British forces in the early centuries, English became the prominent language with the Aborigines also prominently using it (or were forced to use it), and in the process undermining their own languages. Due to this undermining and use of ‘Standard’ English, key aspects of indigenous Australians particularly environment... What is lost when indigenous Australian use Standard English? When colonization of lands by foreign forces occur, all or maximum aspects that are indigenous to those lands could be impacted. Impacted in the sense, they could be wiped out or altered, or even reformed, and that is applicable to the languages spoken by the...
History of The Australian Aboriginal People
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...Aboriginal People The term 'aborigines' is believed to be coined from a Latin word that means 'original inhabitants' (Siasoco, 2006), thus Australia's aborigines are the native or indigenous people who lived in the area before the first European invasion in the late eighteenth century. There seems to be no agreement on when the aborigines first settled in Australia, for example, the Columbia Electronic Encyclopaedia has it that the aborigines have been in Australia more than 40,000years, Siasoco (2006), perhaps trying to be more conservative, posit that Aborigines settled in Australia, at least 30,000years ago, while Horton (1994) argue that it cannot be earlier than... History of The Australian...
Tourism and Indigenous Peoples
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...Aborigines and the Manufacturing of Image Perception and Reality 2 Perception and Reality: The Aborigines and the Manufacturing of Image Reading 5.1 I was struck by a powerful sense of remoteness – both physical and commercial – in reading about the economic problems and opportunities associated with Australia’s indigenous peoples. My understanding of what makes for a healthy economic climate is based on social integration and the increasing connectedness (facilitated by the Internet, e-commerce, instantaneous communication, etc.) that characterizes so much of human interaction in the 21st century. The impression of remoteness reminded me... Perception and Reality Perception and Reality: The...
English Paper
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...Aborigine Assimilation occurs within all cultures to some degree, often to the detriment of the assimilated culture. Such is the case in Australia, where the indigenous population has been subjected to indignity and atrocity for much of Australia’s early history. Early twentieth century assimilation efforts were little better in many ways. Assimilation has been unsuccessful in terms of the lasting effects it has had on the Aboriginal people. Cultural assimilation refers to the process whereby a minority culture gradually becomes absorbed into another established community, often adopting the customs, speech... , and other characteristics of the dominant community. This can be forced or...
Australian study
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...ABORIGINAL PEOPLE Introduction “The legal rank of ‘citizen’ in democratic societies is often intended to represent the progressive project of a broader conception of membership in the community” (Rubenstein & Adler 2000: 522). However, only very rarely is it achieved as formal equality, or as substantial equality in social terms. Gender-and-race-neutral conceptions such as citizenship fail to account for the differences of individuals within communities. In Australia, the position of the Aboriginal people is illustrated by the fact that legal citizenship status has not always granted full and equal membership rights. Indigenous Australians although... ?AUSTRALIAN STUDY THE SOCIAL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS OF...
Aboriginal history
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...Aboriginal History This paper is my reflective response to the book ‘Telling the Truth about Aboriginal History’ by Bain Attwood, which contains a heart-wrenching account of the Aborigines. Reading the book made me realize the pain that the Aborigines went through. They not only lost their culture, lives and land, but also had to live with the pain of knowing that somewhere out there their loved ones were alive, except they did not know where1. There are many significant key points that I would consider as crucial because this will have a positive result on the students. A survey was conducted that revealed that 38% of children were taken away from their families. Many families are still... Part...
Learn-from Video reviews
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...Aborigines. They were the first people of the land and they weren’t united but a combination of 250 separate nations who spoke different languages. They believed that the land was their mother and father. It is the driest continent on the earth with a 19 million population who mostly live on the coastline. And even though Aborigines were the first nation to thrive on this land, Australia is a diverse continent, with different kinds of art, cooking, cowboys, sports and structures rampant. Europeans came and perceived Aborigines... review Australia was mapped by a Dutch explorer, Abel Tasman, along with New Zealand in 1642. The first image of Australia is their first race,that is, the Aborigines. They...
Indigenous People of Australia. Does Australia Need a Treaty?
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...Aborigines, Torres Strait Islanders and other indigenous groups in Australia are the original dwellers of the Australian continent that has been living since 50,000 years. Great diversity is found between different communities in Australia which have different culture altogether. They have different languages... ? Indigenous people of Australia. Does Australia Need a Treaty? [Supervisor’s Indigenous people of Australia. Does Australia Need a Treaty? A treaty is defined as a compact agreement between two parties in which their mutual consent is included. The paper attempts to analyse the need for a treaty between indigenous and non-indigenous people of Australia and raises issues in favour and against of...
Reconciliation project
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...aboriginal and non-aboriginal Australians. For this, the peace initiative was dubbed, Coming Together 2013. The reconciliation project took place in Romero centre, situated along Dutton Street, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, and the movers and shakers of the movement comprised me and 16 other non-aboriginal and aboriginal peace commissioners. These commissioners were deeply rooted in (Australia’s) history, law, politics, economy and sociology. Just as Gunstone (2005, 75) recommends, the event is also... Reconciliation Project Number Department Question The event was a reconciliation programme which was intended to bring and consolidate peaceful coexistence in Australia; especially between the...
Aboriginal land rights in Australia
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...aboriginal land rights movements. Contemporary Australia is recently been intimately linked to the accounts of the movement that have formed around the grievances of groups of Aborigines for their traditional land ownership rights, which consequently became the brainchild and emphasis for all the historic injustices that the Australian Aborigines experienced from their white Australian fellow people. Hence, pertaining to the Law Reform Commission Act (1973), which ordered the Commission to examine the pros and cons of applying either in en Toto or in part Aboriginal... traditional law to Aborigines, Diane Bell has boldly expressed it as a sign that there is a drastic...
Race & Racism
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...aboriginal Australians have been a feature of its history. Stealing the generation is just one of the marks of racism in Australia; racism also includes segregating the aborigines and forced them to work for a mission. This scenario largely impacted the health of the aborigines. Their lives have been put into an unvarying threat and losing their lands created more tension. Relocating can be treated as the main reason why the aborigines have developed health problems because of the frustrations and other deprivation they have encountered. They have been put into a violent discipline where they were restricted to take advantage... Impacts of Racism on the Health of Indigenous People in Australia...
One of the significant characteristics of Australian Indigenous worldviews is a specific relationship to land or 'country'.
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...aborigines of Australia. The concept is deeply imbedded in their culture. This is in stark contrast to the concept of mental health developed by modern, educated class of people. The concept of mental health simply speaks about the individual health and its capacity to perform in certain given environment. In contrast, the concept of social and emotional wellbeing is much broader in the sense that it takes into account individual’s association with land, family, ancestry, culture, community... ? The Country Needs Its People. Healthy Country Means Healthy People The Country Needs Its People. Healthy Country Means Healthy People ‘Social and Emotional Wellbeing’ is a concept that has evolved along with...
Aboriginal Children
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...Aboriginal Children Task Australian Aboriginal is the oldest living culture in the earth. They are living a nomadic life following the seasons and the food. The 19th century was said to be the period of dispossession. The dispossession took place in the first century and a half of European-Aboriginal relations in Australia. This was characterized as the period of dispossession, physical ill treatment, social disruption, population decline, economic exploitation, codified discrimination and cultural devastation. (Gardiner- Garden, 1999). During the dispossession a law was implemented to remove the Aboriginal children (especially girls with light skins) from their parents. The removal... Child Care -...
Diversity in the News
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...Aborigines and women. The module describes... the importance of equality and diversity in a work force environment. A country need to include people from many diverse ethnicities in work force to inculcate national values. Aborigines, women, disable people all should be part of the workforce so that no one feel neglected or discriminated. There should not be stereotypical attitude when it comes to employment procedures. People from different background have different values and learning experience which need to be utilized by the organisation to ensure flexibility and success. 1. What is the reason for discrimination at workplace? It is due to the thinking that whites are...
Australian Aboriginal Art
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...aborigines Very careful touch-ups may be effective if they are undertaken by experts and if the original intrinsic nature of the paintings are fully preserved. There is no question of relocation. Aborigines There should not be any relocation under any circumstances. There is no question of removing the paintings... www.academia-research.com Sumanta Sanyal d: 10/08/07 Assignment ial Answers ial Stakeholder Issue Argument Counter-Argument Own Position Conserving Archaeologists No relocating Original materials and technique unlikely to get reproduced effectively if whole painting was to be removed from present locations Many complex paintings using complex materials and techniques have been successfully re...
Evaluating a Website for Credibility
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...Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organization Website National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organization Website The website chosen for this website review is http://www.naccho.org.au/. It is entitled the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organization. The organization launched the website in June 2011 to provide a platform for their members to access health information and services irrespective of their location throughout the globe (National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organization, 2013). With the website, the organization abbreviated as NACCHO has the strategy of providing the health sector, partners, the government of Australia and other... ...
The Positive and Negative Effects of European Colonization of South Eastern Australia
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...Aborigines of the region mostly died either through conflict with the Europeans or out of the diseases. European Settlements in Australia The early evidence for the attempts made by Europeans to settle in Australia dates back to 1606 when Dutch attempted to occupy the land. They were the first to sail through to this land however, they were heavily... ?Introduction The history of Europeans travelling to Australia s back to 17th Century when European Mariners sailed through to the Australian Waters during 1606. It is generally believed that Dutch were the first ones to cross into this land and many of the ships which crossed the waters of Australia belonged to Dutch East India Company. The first...
Rachel Perkins
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...Aboriginal filmmaker who is tasked with portraying the Aboriginal experience through film. However, her films are not necessarily the “typical” Aboriginal film, in that her films do not always portray whites as the oppressors and the Aborigines as the oppressed. This certainly is an underlying theme in some of her films, including One Night the Moon (Aboriginal tracker is ignored by a white farmer, which leads to the death of the white farmer’s missing daughter) and Blood Brothers – Freedom Ride (Aboriginal individuals ride from town to town, telling the experience of the Aborigines, and urging action). However, her films are just as likely to either portray whites... ?Introduction Rachel Perkins is an...
James Cook's Voyage to Australia and The Subsequent British Colonization
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...Aborigines of Australia has also been portrayed. Overall, the paper illustrates a detailed knowledge of the events occurred during the voyage of the James Cook and the subsequent incidents leading to the colonization of the British in the region of Australia. James Cook and his voyages: James Cook, an inhabitant of England, was born in the year 1728. He was one of the most popular explorers of the 17th century. He also made a mark in the history of the world for his... ? James cook voyage to Australia Introduction: James Cook has been an inspirational personality over the years and his greatness has been acclaimed around the world. His discoveries have been still studied in the modern times and have...
Summary
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...Aboriginal community in Canada. These programs whose aim is to provide restorative justice at a community level cannot be attributed solely, to formation by the Canadian government or the aboriginal people themselves. With a view to fully understanding these community based programs and their effects on the society, a series of interviews were conducted among a group of aborigines called the Canim Lake band (p1) The Canim lake band resides in the Canadian province of British Columbia. The Canim Lake Band is among the various first nations that are found in Canada. They form part of the Secwepemec or the Shushwap nation... Introduction There has been an increase in the justice programs among the...
Learning Journal: focusing on the various issues in exploring Urban Native Communities
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...aborigine communities through out the country are to be found in the urban centers, in the reserves and in other rural areas. The studies have shown that more than half the population of the urban native societies in Canada and in Australia lives in urban centers as per studies conducted (Silver, 2008). In Canada, most of the Aborigine people live in western Canadian cities though not exclusively. As with any city in the world, the cities have the more affluent neighborhoods which are normally inhabited by those in society that are better off economically and the poorer sections... Urban native communities It is has also been shown in various studies that the major distributive compositions of the...
Victims or Perpetrators: Aboriginality as Represented in the films "Rabbit Proof Fence" and "The Tracker"
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...Aboriginality as Represented in the films Rabbit Proof Fence and The Tracker In addition to being cinematic masterpieces, the movies Rabbit Proof Fence and The Tracker offer two distinct and contradictory perspectives in representing Aboriginality. Rabbit Proof Fence shows the Aborigines as playing the role of "helpless victims" to the whites. It focuses on the experience of three young girls who are forcibly taken from their mothers in order to be trained as indentured servants. Women and half-caste children from the Aboriginal community are shown as exploited and dependent on white society to fill their basic needs. The girls are pursued, caged and apprehended at every... Victims or Perpetrators:...
The making of australia
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...aborigines of Australia depicted by Grimshaw is helpful. The rustic lifestyle of aborigines was found to be in equilibrium wherein confrontation between men and women was minimal. The good origin of Aborigines derailed: The cultural significance of giving birth to a child had been well understood to its grass root by the aborigines. The baby’s birthplace entrenched its niche in the social and physical world. The governments’ approach towards the pregnant women convicts and the care provided by the governments in the period of colonization and settlement could be seen as the aborigines’ basic attitude towards child nurturing. The economic status... MAKING OF AUSTRALIA. INTRODUCTION The highly...
Geography
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...Aboriginal culture in Australia. Make sure to cite any sources you use other than the text. Complete essays should be 200-250 words. From the time of the arrival of the first European, the Aboriginal Australians began losing their identity. They were so very much a part of the land, being able to survive without currency, without a written constitution or religion, they were able to live easily in a harsh land. Without the protections provided by law and religion, it was easy for new arrivals to take their land from them and to exploit them as sheepherders and trackers. Some of their practices, such as polygamy, were offensive to new arrivals who took away their rights, and even... Essay1: Describe the...
Writing the History of the Australian Frontier
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...Aborigines in the Australian frontier were fabricated and it emphasized that the number of casualties in the frontier was far fewer than estimations 20000 casualties by Henry Reynolds in 1981. However, Reynolds denied the claim by Windschuttle and stood by his original estimate. Thus, there started a conflict between the two distinguished figures over the number of Aboriginals killed in the frontier. "This skirmish was the first in what has since become known as the Aboriginal history wars. Windschuttle fired more shots in articles in the last four issues of Quadrant in 2000. Reynolds returned fire in a major article in the March 2001 issue of The Australian Review of Books... Critical review: Writing...
Final Eassy
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...Aboriginal families in Canada Both the Italian immigrant family and aborigine familyhave faced alienation and discrimination from both the government and other Canadian native communities over a long period of time. The injustices directed towards the two communities date back to the colonial period. The family units from both communities are seen as disintegrating units succumbing to the forces of assimilation in the Canadian society. However, difficulty with change comes in because have tried to use force to have the communities abandon their cultures without giving them efficient channels to adopt a new culture. Inside the primary unit of the family... College: Italian immigrant families and...
*The student will develop a 10-12 page term paper that answers Yali's question. The production of this paper carries the signifi
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...Aborigines people of Australia The Aborigines of Australia were... ? Diamond’s Guns, Germs, and Steel Topic: April 9, Introduction Yali’s Question: heavier European ‘cargo’ over New Guinea ‘cargo’. Yali, a New Guinea political officer asked the question why people from Europe had developed and brought so much cargo to New Guinea when New Guinea residents had fewer cargo to carry. Yali classified the European imported products as cargo. The cargoes included soft drinks, steel axes, matches, medicines, clothes, and umbrellas (Diamond 7). The question verged on the differences between the power and technology advances between the European people who arrived in New Guinea and the New Guinea population. The...
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...Aboriginal Rock Painting Artist/Artists Australian Aboriginal people Current Physical Location of the Piece Nganalam Art Site located in Keep River National Park in Australia Medium Drawn using organic colors and materials on rocks Approximate Date Approximately 13,000 years old Internet Site where the Piece was found “Aboriginal Rock Paintings”. OzOutback. 10 July 2011 . Function of the Artwork under Consideration The rock painting depicted above is one of the many drawn by the ancient aboriginal people... in Australia, on the cave rocks that can be found all across the length and breadth of Australia. The contemporary aboriginal people believe that these rock paintings were...
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