Australian race relations, 1788-1993 / Andrew Markus.

Examines the historical context of contemporary race relations; development of ideas on race in western culture; dispossession of Indigenous peoples; non-European immigrants in the nineteenth century; segregation in the workforce; the White Australia Policy; assimilation 1945 to 1965 of immigrants a...

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Main Author: Markus, Andrew.
Format: Book
Published: St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1994.
Series:Australian experience.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. The idea of race in western culture
  • 2. Dispossession
  • 3. Non-European immigrants in the nineteenth century
  • 4. Racial segregation and the workforce
  • 5. White Australia, 1890-1945
  • 6. The era of assimilation, 1945-65
  • 7. The end of racial discrimination?