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Book - Fighting hard : the Victorian Aborigines Advancement League

From the Collection of Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages 33 Saxon Street Brunswick Victoria

As both a welfare and activist body, the League is the "mother" of all Aboriginal Victorian community organisations, having spawned a diverse range of them...Over the years the League has proven that despite the pervasive mythology, Aboriginal people are able to successfully govern their own organisations. In particular, the League has proven its capacity for managing good governance while maintaining Aboriginal cultural values.
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aborigines advancement league, history, government, social relations
When Made
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Richard Broome (Author), Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (Publisher)
Last updated
11 May 2016 at 1:44PM