Cultural studies

Born in the Cattle

Ann McGrath

AUD $24.99

Born in the Cattle is a major work of social history, describing the extensive involvement of Aboriginal people in the northern cattle industry and the texture of everyday life and work in the outback north before World War II.

Read more »

Fighters and Singers

Edited by Isobel White, Diane Barwick and Betty Meehan

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

The literature on Australian Aborigines is vast, but much of it is strangely silent about the experiences and activities of women. This collection of stories of the eventful lives and strong characters of a number of Aboriginal women offers a more intimate and personal view.

Read more »

Aboriginals and the Mining Industry

David Cousins and John Nieuwenhuysen

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

Aboriginals and the Mining Industry reviews the participation of Aborigines in mining company employment. It examines the contribution of land rights legislation to protecting Aboriginal interests, and it asks how far the growth of mining in remote parts of Australia has aided the economic development of Aboriginal groups living there. Detailed case studies of mining projects are included.

Read more »

Inventing Australia

Richard White

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

To be 'Australian': what can that mean? This influential Australian history sets out to find the answers by tracing the images we have used to describe our land and our people.

Read more »