Addressing The Key Issues For Reconciliation
Xwi7xwa Library, University of British Columbia

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Contributors
Sutherland, Johanna., Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation (Australia).
Description
"Outlines the eight key issues identified by the Council for Reconciliation as central to achieving reconciliation; issues are (1) the importance of land and sea in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander societies; (2) better relationships between indigenous Australians and the wider community; (3) recognising indigenous cultures as a valued part of Australian Heritage (4) a sense for all Australians of a shared ownership of their history; (5) a greater awareness of the causes of indigenous Australians disadvantage; (6) a greater community response to addressing the underlying causes of high custody levels; (7) will the process of reconciliation be advanced by a document or documents of reconciliation (8) greater opportunities for indigenous Australians to control their destinies."

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Alternate Title(s)
Key issue paper (Council for Aboriginal Reconciliation)
ISBN
0644328436
Notes
"Overview of key issue papers no. 1-8"--Cover.
"The primary author of this paper was Ms. Johanna Sutherland. ... The paper also summarises proposed contibutions from other authors in the Key issues series .. "--T.p. verso.
Bibliography: p. 63-70.
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