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Treaty - Let's Get it Right! : A Collection of Essays from Atsic's Treaty Think-Tank and Aiatsis - Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies

Treaty - Let's Get it Right!

A Collection of Essays from Atsic's Treaty Think-Tank and Aiatsis

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Published: 1st January 2003
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This collection of essays was commissioned by ATSIC and AIATSIS to stimulate discussion and debate about a treaty. Contributors include: Professor Marcia Langton, Professor Larissa Behrendt, Professor Michael Dodson, Dr Lisa Palmer, Terri Janke, Robynne Quiggan, Michael Mansell, Dr Martin Nakata, Lester-Irabinna Rigney, Darryl Cronin, Hannah McGlade, Megan Davis, Louise Taylor, Senator Aden Ridgeway, National Indigenous Youth Movement of Australia and Nova Peris OAM.

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The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) is the world's premier institution for information and research about the cultures and lifestyles of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Prefacep. 1
Acknowledgementsp. 2
Citizenship, Assimilation and a Treatyp. 5
Practical Steps Towards a Treaty--Structures, Challenges and the Need for Flexibilityp. 18
Unfinished Business: A Shadow Across Our Relationshipsp. 30
Negotiating Settlements: Indigenous Peoples, Settler States and the Significance of Treaties and Agreementsp. 41
How Do We Treat Our Treasures? Indigenous Heritage Rights in a Treatyp. 53
Indigenous Education, Languages and Treaty: The Redefinition of a New Relationship with Australiap. 72
'Who's Your Mob?'--The Politics of Aboriginal Identity and the Implications for a Treatyp. 88
A Story of Emergence--NIYMA's Views on a Treaty National Indigenous Youth Movement of Australia (NIYMA)p. 107
Native Title, 'Tides of History' and Our Continuing Claims for Justice--Sovereignty, Self Determination and Treatyp. 118
International Human Rights Law and the Domestic Treaty Processp. 137
Indigenous Disadvantage, Indigenous Governance and the Notion of a Treaty in Australia: An Indigenous Perspectivep. 151
Treaty and the Self-determination Agendas of Torres Strait Islanders: A Common Strugglep. 166
Mabo Ten Years On--Small Step or Giant Leapp. 185
Sorry Day Speech, Melbourne 2003p. 198
Bibliographyp. 200
Notesp. 217
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ISBN: 9780855754334
ISBN-10: 0855754338
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 1st January 2003
Publisher: Aboriginal Studies Press
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 24.5 x 17.0  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.46