The Australian People: An Encyclopedia of the Nation, Its People and Their Origins
Cambridge University Press, Oct 1, 2001 - History - 940 pages
The Australian People documents the dramatic history of Australian settlement and describes the rich ethnic and cultural inheritance of the nation through the contributions of its people. It is one of the largest reference works of its kind, with approximately 250 expert contributors and almost one million words. Profusely illustrated in colour and black and white, the book is both a comprehensive encyclopedia and a survey of the controversial debates about citizenship and multiculturalism now th at Australia has attained the centenary of its federation.A first edition, which appeared in 1988, quickly became recognised as the standard reference and for many smaller ethnic groups the only reliable resource. This new edition incorporates data from the 1996 Census, gives greater weight to immigrants from outside Europe, and provides some fascinating essays on 'Building a Nation' in the final section.This unique reference will appeal to both a general and an academic audience. It will be a lasting resource both within Australia and internationally.
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This is an excellent book on the various immigrant groups that have populated Australia since its earliest days as a British colony. It's a great resource for students, or for anyone who's curious about the immigrant experience in "the lucky country". As the book overview points out its main features, there's no need to repeat that information in a review. But from a personal point of view, it was enlightening to read about the history of the Italians in Australia. The book offered a wider perspective than that of my parents and grandparents, detailing events from a century earlier and looking at the various aspects of the Italian experience in Australia over a 200-year time span.
I would recommend this book to anyone who's interested in family history and the history of Australia. It's a fascinating look at the variety of peoples who built a nation in their quest for a better life.
Aboriginal Australians: Black Responses to White Dominance, 1788-2001
Limited preview - 2002
List of Figures Maps and Tables xi The Legal Status of Aborigines
Metric Conversions xiii Aboriginal Politics
Note to the Reader xiv Aboriginal Political Objectives 727
Parti The Peopling of Australia 3 The Pastoral Industry
Imperial Settlement 35 Americans United States 767
Immigration since the Second World War 62 Basques
Changes in Immigration Patterns Burmese
Indigenous Australians 87 Chileans 795
Pacific Islanders 670
East Africans of European Descent
Linguistic Ecology: Language Change and Linguistic Imperialism in the ...
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The Australian People - Second Edition
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Thomas J. Nevin: The Australian People
The work of photographer Thomas J. Nevin in 19th century Tasmania, his family portraits, his Port Arthur convict cartes commission, (1874), his stereographs ...
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James Jupp - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. James Jupp (1932 - ) is a British-Australian political scientist and author. ...
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