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The 1967 referendum : race, power and the Australian Constitution, Bain Attwood and Andrew Markus

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The 1967 referendum : race, power and the Australian Constitution
Title
The 1967 referendum
Title remainder
race, power and the Australian Constitution
Statement of responsibility
Bain Attwood and Andrew Markus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • On 27 May 1967 an overwhelming majority of electors voted in a national referendum to amend clauses of the Australian Constitution concerning Aboriginal people. 27 May 2007 is the 40th anniversary of this landmark event. The referendum is commonly consider
  • ed the turning point in Australian historical and cultural life. The historic moment when citizenship rights were granted ? including the vote ? and the Commonwealth finally assumed responsibility for Aboriginal affairs. This book explores the legal and po
  • litical significance of the referendum and the long struggle by Australians for constitutional change
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Cataloging source
ANL
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Attwood, Bain
Dewey number
323.119915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Markus, Andrew
  • Attwood, Bain
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  • Citizenship
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Referendum
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
The 1967 referendum : race, power and the Australian Constitution, Bain Attwood and Andrew Markus
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published as: The 1967 referendum, or, When Aborigines didn't get the vote. 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000041568117
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
viii, 188 p.
Isbn
9780855755553
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports., facsims.
Label
The 1967 referendum : race, power and the Australian Constitution, Bain Attwood and Andrew Markus
Publication
Note
Previously published as: The 1967 referendum, or, When Aborigines didn't get the vote. 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000041568117
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
viii, 188 p.
Isbn
9780855755553
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports., facsims.

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