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Postcolonial Appropriations

Simone Bignall

in Postcolonial Agency: Critique and Constructivism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639434
eISBN:
9780748671878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639434.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Chapter 2 argues that postcolonial theory remains seduced by a dialectical view of history. In so doing, postcolonial theory remains tied to an imperial philosophy of difference. The association of ... More


“Bring this paper to the Good Governor”: Aboriginal Petitioning in Britain’s Australian Colonies

Ann Curthoys and Jessie Mitchell

in Native Claims: Indigenous Law against Empire, 1500–1920

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199794850
eISBN:
9780199919291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794850.003.0008
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History, World Modern History

This chapter considers attempts by indigenous Australians between the 1840s and the 1880s to engage in peaceful political negotiations with colonial and imperial authorities. One key strategy was ... More


Economic development as differentiated citizenship: Australia

Dominic O'Sullivan

in Indigeneity: A Politics of Potential: Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447339427
eISBN:
9781447339465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447339427.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Indigenous Australian economic practices and aspirations emphasise economic activity’s cultural context and purpose; practices and aspirations that routinely differ from Australian public policy’s ... More


Human Rights and the Borders of Suffering: The Promotion of Human Rights in International Politics

Anne Brown

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719061059
eISBN:
9781781700365
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719061059.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This book argues for greater openness in the ways we approach human rights and international rights promotion, and in so doing brings some new understanding to old debates. Starting with the ... More


Spinning the Bottle: Ethically Branded Bottled Water and the Rise of Cause-Related Marketing

Gay Hawkins, Emily Potter, and Kane Race

in Plastic Water: The Social and Material Life of Bottled Water

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029414
eISBN:
9780262329521
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029414.003.0008
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter examines the ways in which bottled water manufacturers work to redeem and positively reposition bottled water in the face of public attack and market contestation. It discusses ... More


Unsettling the Spirit of ’76: American Indians Anticipate the U.S. Bicentennial

Chadwick Allen

in Trans-Indigenous: Methodologies for Global Native Literary Studies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816678181
eISBN:
9781452948423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816678181.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter attempts to recover the largely forgotten history of American Indian responses to the 1976 American Revolution bicentennial observance. It juxtaposes the set of surprisingly diverse ... More


The Pearl Frontier: Indonesian Labor and Indigenous Encounters in Australia's Northern Trading Network

Julia Martínez and Adrian Vickers

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824840020
eISBN:
9780824868048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824840020.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

Based on careful archival research and intimate life stories, the Pearl Frontier offers a subaltern imagining of Australian historical connections with Indonesia through labor migration. This study ... More


The Indigenous Australian Novel

Peter Minter and Belinda Wheeler

in The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 12: The Novel in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the South Pacific Since 1950

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199679775
eISBN:
9780191869778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199679775.003.0021
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

The history of the Indigenous Australian novel begins in the second half of the twentieth century and can be traced to the traditions of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of ... More


‘Just because one is a woman’: Forging careers and changing the gender landscape

Alice Garner and Diane Kirkby

in Academic ambassadors, Pacific allies: Australia, America and the Fulbright Program

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781526128973
eISBN:
9781526142030
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526128973.003.0009
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Women were recipients of awards under the Fulbright program from the first year of its existence in Australia. They were keen to take advantage of the opportunity for educational exchange and in ... More


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