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Images Of Australia : An Introductory Reader In Australian Studies - Whitlock Gillian (Ed )

Images Of Australia

An Introductory Reader In Australian Studies

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This introductory text for students and general readers is designed for use with the new ABC TV Open Learning program. Through a collection of 14 readings by writers and academics such as Graeme Davison and Gail Reekie it explores questions of Australian culture and identity.

Introductionp. 1
Whose Australia?p. 5
Defining Australiap. 7
Inventing Australiap. 23
White Australia Has a Black Historyp. 59
Aboriginesp. 61
Aboriginality as Civilisationp. 75
Being Aboriginal: Raised to Think Whitep. 94
A Multicultural Nation?p. 101
Migrant Hands in a Distant Landp. 103
Mistaken Identityp. 129
Identifying Womenp. 143
Contesting Australiap. 145
The Potitics of Respectabilityp. 156
The Drover's Wifep. 166
A Country Practice?p. 177
The Australian Legendp. 179
Sydney and the Bushp. 191
The Pioneer Legendp. 205
Neightbours?p. 227
Urbanisation in Australian Historyp. 229
Heaven and a Hills Hoist: Australian Critics on Suburbiap. 240
Notesp. 251
Sourcesp. 269
Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780702224478
ISBN-10: 0702224472
Series: Open learning series
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 280
Published: 2nd March 1992
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.5 x 13.8  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.19
Edition Number: 1