Political Construction of Identity in Central Australia: Reconstructing Identity Through Narratives and Geneology

Janet McIntyre-Mills, Olive Ververbrants

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    Abstract

    The destruction of identity through imposing names and denying the rights of children played a role in constructing a marginalized disenfranchised community. Generations of Aboriginal Australians have been affected by the practice of removing children from their parents.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)73-85
    Number of pages13
    JournalSystemic Practice and Action Research
    Volume23
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Feb 2010

    Keywords

    • Ethnography
    • Genealogy
    • Identity
    • Narrative
    • Politics
    • Social construction

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