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Author Ganter, Regina.

Title Mixed relations : Asian-Aboriginal contact in North Australia / Regina Ganter ; with contributions from Julia Martinez and Gary Lee.

Published Crawley, W.A. : University of Western Australia Press, [2006]


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Physical description xv, 280 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps, portraits ; 22 x 27 cm
Notes Includes indexes.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 270-273.
Contents 1. Trepang: Australia's Asian Connection -- 2. Deep Histories: Indonesians and Aborigines -- 3. pearling: All Kind of Nation -- 4. Aboriginal Protection, Asian Exclusion -- 5. Ethnic Policy and Practice in Darwin -- 6. The Polyethnic North -- 7. The Decline of the Polyethnic North -- 8. Mixed History and Indigenous Identity.
Summary This is a Mixed Relations view of Australian history that breaks the bounds of narrow domesticity. The author looks at the interactions of indigenous people with Japanese, Chinese, Filipinos, Malays and Afghans.
Other author Martínez, Julia.
Lee, Gary, 1955-
Subject Makasar (Indonesian people) -- Australia, Northern -- History.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Northern -- Foreign influences.
Aboriginal Australians -- History.
Australia, Northern -- Discovery and exploration.
ISBN 1920694412 (hbk.)