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Walkabout Dreaming: a short introduction (Walkabout #2) Michael Mardel

Walkabout Dreaming: a short introduction (Walkabout #2)

Michael Mardel

Published September 27th 2015
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48 pages
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A comparative research project of pre- and post- European occupation of Australiautilising the Internet and libraries in the spirit of Reconciliation.What was life like for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples before the arrival of theMoreA comparative research project of pre- and post- European occupation of Australiautilising the Internet and libraries in the spirit of Reconciliation.What was life like for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples before the arrival of the Europeans to Australia? What was the nature and consequence of contact between Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples and early traders, explorers and settlers?Explain key features of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander societies. Identify early contacts and aspects of daily life. Show empathy and communicate this in a variety of formats.THEME:The theme is Reconciliation.AIMS:1. To give non-indigenous an understanding and appreciation of Aboriginal Dreaming and the importance of the land to the Indigenous peoples of Australia.2. To enable non-indigenous to understand the impact of European occupation of Australia on the Indigenous peoples.3. To enable non-indigenous to recognise the diversity of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples throughout Australia, with an emphasis on the past.