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" real' Australia waiting to be uncovered. A national identity is an invention. There is no point asking whether one version of this essential Australia is truer than another because they are all intellectual constructs, neat, tidy, comprehensible — and... "
Inventing Australia: Images and Identity, 1688-1980 - Page viii
by Richard White - 1981 - 205 pages
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Experiencing a Foreign Culture: Papers in English, American, and Australian ...

Werner Delanoy, Johann Köberl, Heinz Tschachler - Communication in foreign language education - 1993 - 307 pages
...only some of the materials with which the images have been constructed. [...] There is no point in asking whether one version of this essential Australia...constructs, neat, tidy, comprehensible — and necessarily false.7 Just as poststructuralists reject on a very general level the notions of 'truth' and 'origin'...
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Diversions and Divergences in Fields of Play, Volume 1

Margaret Carlisle Duncan, Garry Edward Chick, Alan Aycock - Education - 1998 - 299 pages
...moment, when for the first time, [Canada] was seen 'as it really was'. There is no 'real' [Canada] waiting to be uncovered. A national identity is an...point asking whether one version of this essential [Canada] is truer than another because they are all intellectual constructs, neat, tidy, comprehensible...
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Essay Writing Made Easy

Stephen McLaren - English language - 2004 - 153 pages
...getting it right. There was no moment when, for the first time, Australia was seen 'as it really was' ... A national identity is an invention. There is no point...untidy social relationships, attitudes and emotions. (Richard White, Inventing Australia, Allen and Unwin, 1981, p. viii.) ANSWERS Your topic sentences...
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Self and Nation

Stephen Reicher, Nick Hopkins - Psychology - 2001 - 242 pages
...serves contemporary interests. White makes the point clearly in his account of Australian histories: There is no 'real' Australia waiting to be uncovered....neat, tidy, comprehensible - and necessarily false . . . When we look at national identity, we need to ask, not whether they are true or false, but what...
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The Chains of Colonial Inheritance: Searching for Identity in a Subservient ...

Adam Jamrozik - History - 2004 - 208 pages
...inherent part of the inherited value system and cultural expression. THE SEARCH FOR AUSTRALIAN IDENTITY There was no moment when, for the first time, Australia...neat, tidy, comprehensible - and necessarily false. 1 Concepts of national identity The concept of national identity, as it is now generally understood,...
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Rethinking Work: Time, Space and Discourse

Mark Hearn, Grant Michelson - Business & Economics - 2006 - 353 pages
...revised and contested. White has explored the values of the Australian national story and concludes: 'There is no real Australia waiting to be uncovered. A national identity is an invention' (White 1981: vii). Melleuish (1995: 7-10) has challenged White's equation of an invented national identity...
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