Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Williams, Claire.

Title Aboriginal workers and managers : history, emotional and community labour and occupational health and safety in South Australia / by Claire Williams and Bill Thorpe ; with Carolyn Chapman
Published Henley Beach, S. Aust. : Seaview Press, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  331.699915 Wil/Awa  AVAILABLE
Description x, 175 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Australian and Aboriginal historical contexts -- South Australian history, Aboriginal populations, family formations, official policies and employment -- Aboriginal health workers, emotional labour and obligatory community labor -- The education workplace -- Aboriginal managers -- Aboriginal community constables and Aboriginal police -- Aboriginal workers in the criminal justice system
Summary The first full-length study of its kind of Aboriginal employment in South Australia and one of the very few published for Australia as a whole. It is based on the testimony of 133 Aboriginal men and women
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 148-164) and index
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Employment.
Aboriginal Australians -- Employment -- Australia.
Industrial safety -- Australia.
Discrimination in employment -- Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Employment -- Australia -- South Australia.
Discrimination in employment -- Australia -- South Australia.
Industrial safety -- Australia -- South Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Health and hygiene -- Australia -- South Australia.
Author Chapman, Carolyn.
Thorpe, Bill.
LC no. 2004426260
ISBN 1740082443