Trauma Trails, Recreating Song Lines: The Transgenerational Effects of Trauma in Indigenous Australia

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Spinifex Press, 2002 - Social Science - 324 pages
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Taking readers into the depths of sadness and despair and into the heights of celebration and hope, this disturbing account details the trauma suffered by Australia's indigenous people and the resultant "trauma trails" spread throughout the country.
 

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Contents

Chapter
23
Chapter Three
93
Chapter Four
146
Chapter Five
189
Chapter
215
Index
309
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About the author (2002)

Judy Atkinson is of Jiman, Budjalung and Celtic-German heritage. She has worked in the field of violence/trauma for the last fifteen years. As Professor of Indigenous Australian Studies at Southern Cross University, she hopes to build bridges between Indigenous healing practice and Western trauma recovery process.

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