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Author Moreton-Robinson, Aileen.

Title Talkin' up to the white woman : Aboriginal women and feminism / Aileen Moreton-Robinson.

Published St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2000.

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Physical description xxv, 234 p. ; 20 cm.
Notes Cover sub-title: Indigenous women and feminism.
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references (p. [192]-218) and index.
Contents Acknowledgements -- Preface / by Karen Brodkin -- Introduction: talkin' the talk -- 1. Tellin' it straight: self-presentation within indigenous women's life writings -- 2. Look out "white woman": representations of the white woman in feminist theory -- 3. Puttem "indigenous woman": representations of the "indigenous woman" in white women's ethnographic writings -- 4. Little bit woman: representations of indigenous women in white australian feminism -- 5. White women's way: self-presentation within white feminist academics' talk -- 6. Tiddas speakin' strong : indigenous women's self-presentation within white australian feminism -- 7. Conclusion: talkin' up to the white woman -- Notes -- References -- Index.
Summary In this accessible and provocative analysis of the whiteness of Australian feminism the author applies academic training and cultural knowledge in revealing the invisible position of power and privilege in feminist practice. This is a uniquely Australian contribution to the increasing global discourse on feminism and race.
Subject Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Cultural assimilation.
Feminism -- Australia.
Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Women.
Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Social conditions.
Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Women.
Feminism -- Australia.
Women, Aboriginal Australian.
Variant Title Talkin' up to the white woman : indigenous women and feminism.
ISBN 0702231347