Whitefella School: Education and Aboriginal Resistance

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Allen & Unwin, 1987 - Aboriginal Australians - 138 pages
Analyses reasons for failure of Pitjantjatjara schools despite bicultural education policy; Aboriginal resistance to school; conflict between school and community; contribution of assimilationist policies and white institutions towards disintegration of Pitjantjatjara society; petrol sniffing; subsequent workers in schools; advocates community-based and community controlled education (nganampa); employment of Aboriginal teachers.

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