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Aborigines and uranium

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.

Aborigines and uranium

consolidated report to the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs on the social impact of uranium mining on the Aborigines of the northern territory

by Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.

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Published by Australian Govt. Pub. Service in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Northern Territory
    • Subjects:
    • Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Social conditions.,
    • Uranium mines and mining -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Social aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAustralian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
      ContributionsAustralia. Dept. of Aboriginal Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN667.N6 A87 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 318 p. :
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2642575M
      ISBN 100644036400
      LC Control Number85219974


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Author Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. Title Aborigines and uranium: Consolidated report to the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs on the social impact of uranium mining on the Aborigines of the northern territory.

Binding Paperback. Book Condition Used: Good. Type Paperback. Edition First edition. Publisher Australian Govt. Pub.

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Three uranium deposits - Ranger, Jabiluka and Koongarra – were never included in the Park's original boundaries. Map courtesy of Energy Resources of Australia. Uranium mining was imposed on the Mirarr in the late s and people would still prefer it had never come to their country.

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