Engaging Indigenous Economy
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National Library of Australia Cataloguing-in-Publication entry
Title: Engaging indigenous economy : debating diverse approaches /
editor William Sanders.
ISBN: 9781760460037 (paperback) 9781760460044 (ebook)
Series: Research monograph (Australian National University. Centre
for Aboriginal Economic Policy
Research) ; no. 35.
Subjects: Aboriginal Australians--Economic conditions.
Aboriginal Australians--Land tenure.
Business enterprises, Aboriginal Australian.
Australia--Ethnic relations--Economic aspects.
Sanders, Will, editor.
Dewey Number: 338.994
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Front cover image: Masig Island’s fleet of small boats supports the island’s commercial, subsistence and ceremonial fishing activities. Dinghies such as the one shown here provide a significant degree of economic independence and resilience to Torres Strait Islanders across the region, in a context where other sources of income are sparse. Photo: Annick Thomassin.
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